Ellie Sharpe was born and raised in Springfield, Missouri. She began dancing when she was seven years old and started teaching at the young age of fifteen. After training and teaching in numerous styles such as jazz, ballet, contemporary, tap, acrobatics, and hip-hop, she moved to New Jersey to continue her dance education. Ellie received a full tuition scholarship to attend Montclair State University as a dance major, and graduated in spring of 2022. Throughout her studies at Montclair she trained in ballet, modern, contemporary, and choreography from some of the best teachers the industry has to offer including Stefanie Batten Bland, Christian Von Howard, Kathleen Kelley, Joao Carvalho, and Earl Mosley. As a teacher, she wants nothing more than to share her passion for dance with the upcoming generation of artists and creators.