Masielle “Massy” PaulinoMassy starting dancing at the age of 13 and trained in various styles including; Ballet, Flamenco, Latin Jazz, Modern and Folkloric Latin dance. She majored in Dance at Dean College where she graduated in 2011 with her AA. In 2014 Miss Paulino graduated from Worcester State with her BS in Psychology and Education. Since the age of 16 Massy has independently instructed dance lessons and worked with children of all ages. Miss Paulino has been a part of several dance companies including Hispania Dance Company, Dean College’s Modern and Hip-hop company as well as Raices Latin Dance. Her vast teaching and performing experience resulted in taking on the role of Ritmos Academy director in 2011. Today she continues to teach and direct the team as well as choreograph, book performances and manage the studio’s fundraising efforts.