Nichole is a graduate of the University of Cape Town, where she studied Ballet, Modern, Spanish Dance, Choreography and Choreology. She holds the Royal Academy of Dance’s Teachers diploma and is also a certified Group Fitness, Pilates and Aqua Fit Instructor, holding both ACE and AAAI certifications. She taught with the Western Cape Education department for nine years, specializing in ballet and creative dance and has performed with regional dance company, Theatre for Youth. Ms. Masters has taught group fitness at Virgin Active, Sharper Image and Health and Racket Club in Cape Town. In 1999, she moved to the USA and joined the faculty of the Shore Ballet School, Island Heights, New Jersey and taught group fitness at LA Fitness and KS Fitness. She is a member of the American Academy of Ballet (AAB), Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) and the American Council on Exercise (ACE). Since relocating to Delaware in 2010, Ms. Masters has been teaching Ballet at the Delaware Dance Company, Pilates at The Village Gym and Creative Dance enrichment programs to area pre-schools.