Born in Brazil Yani has an extensive experience in both Cultural, and Technical dances. Yani started dancing the age of 7 by watching local dancers dance samba and mimicking their movements. Yani has also trained internationally (Brazil, United Stated, and Germany) with some of the best teachers, in each of the styles of dances she focuses in. Which included Samba, Zouk, Salsa, Ballet, Jazz among other styles. She is a dedicated dancer, who wants to reach and empower people through dance.