Carmen has been professionally trained in Pointe, Ballet, Jazz, Hip-hop, Tap, Contemporary, Modern, and Lyrical for the past 16 years and continues to train as she believes there is always something new to learn. As a competitive dancer she won numerous high scoring awards, titles, and scholarships, and by age 19 she was teaching her own classes and winning multiple awards for her choreography. In September 2013 she joined a New York based Company,"The Breakthrough Movement", as one of their original 7 members. Furthermore, in 2015 she became a back-up dancer for local artist, Abigail Duhon. As an educator she is excited to inspire her students and help them reach their dreams along with her husband Ector Gutierrez Jr. and the Studio G staff.