Lanaya was born February 18, 2007 in Florence, South Carolina. She began to walk at 10 months and has been entertaining ever since. Her love for dance is prominent. Lanaya was given a chance to excel in her passion for dance at the age of 7 years old when her mother relocated to Atlanta, Georgia. Her raw talent was recognized and from 2014 to the present Lanaya has an extensive resume of performances; Platinum Plus and Platinum winnings with Dance 411 Competition Team. She has trained with several choreographers including Sean Bankhead, Kiki Ely, Beejay Harris, JJ Crampton, Jeremy Green, and Brooke Bowe. Lanaya is energetic, determined and intelligent. She is definitely a leader. Her personality is one you will never forget. Lanaya dreams to become a professional dancer, choreographer and studio owner. Lanaya states that she also loves swimming, gymnastics and acting, but dance is her life!