JERMAINE LASALLE ELLIS was born and raised in Boston, MA. His first exposure to dance came when he attended the six-week Alvin Ailey Dance Camp where he was exposed to Modern, Jazz, Ballet, Tap, and Hip-Hop. He went on to study Dance at Denison University under the guidance of Stafford C. Berry, Jr., Julie Fox, Sandra Mathern-Smith, Alex Rose, and Erin Law. Ellis attended the American Dance Festival where he eagerly expanded his dance training and knowledge. He currently performs with Reject Dance Theatre and looks forward to leaning something new each day.