Ayanna received her professional training at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center in New York City where she studied Ballet, Modern (Horton & Graham) & Jazz.  Ayanna is also a certified Hatha Yoga Instructor.  Performance credits include the Toronto Cast of “The Lion King”, two seasons with the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, “The Red Sneakers” with Gregory Hines, “Harvard Man” and the Canadian Tour of “Into The Lights”.  Ayanna can also be seen along side Carol Burnett, Tracey Ullman & Matthew Morrison who is currently starring as Will Schuester on “Glee”.