Nina is half Russian and half Cameroonian – born in Yacounde in Central Africa. Her background includes endeavors such as Artistic Coordinator for Jungledom network and Lead Dancer in the NYC based dance group Kamutshima. Nina is also a director, choreographer and Latin dance teacher (salsa, bachata, merengue and more) at the Alma Libre Dance School in Cabarete based in Millennium Resort & Spa, Dominican Republic for 7 years. She is founder and choreographer of a local healing & fire dance troupe Yemaya Tribe. Her dance background is a mix of basic ballet, contemporary jazz, African Dance and hip-hop.