Denisha's passion for dancing began at age 5 at Herrstrom Dance Studio in Chicago. She has since acquired experience in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, hip-hop, athletic, liturgical, African, and Caribbean dance styles. Her previous dance company memberships include 98.6 Fahrenheit and Evolution - The Next Level. One of Denisha's most rewarding dance experiences was serving as a pom pon and jazz/hip-hop instructor for Champion Youth Outreach in Schaumburg, Streamwood, and Hyde Park. She is also an alumna and past president of Spartan Soul Dance Team at Michigan State University. Denisha graduated from MSU with a B.A. in journalism, a public relations specialization, and a theater specialty with emphasis in dance. She also holds an M.A. in organizational and multicultural communication from DePaul University.