Nika Shakhmuradova started dancing as a child in Moscow, Russia. After moving to the United States she joined the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ballroom Dance Team until she moved to the Philadelphia area. She currently competes all over the United States and she is a member and performer on the University of Pennsylvania Latin and Ballroom Dance Team. Nika is a one of a kind teacher that has a real knack for teaching beginners and she is one of the areas very best wedding dance teachers. Many of her first wedding dance routines are simply outstanding. In addition to ballroom dancing, Nika also enjoys other forms of dance, modeling, acting, and music.