Lyndsi Zapata is a Portland, Oregon native and has been passionate about dance and movement since the age of 3. After dancing with pre-professional companies Jefferson Dancers II and Urban Arts, Zapata pursued her dance education in dance and choreography, and earned her BFA at California Institute of the Arts. In December of 2016, her dance company Siza emerged into its debut season in Los Angeles. She believes in the power of movement education, and that art in all forms can create measurable change and difference. Zapata is thankful for all opportunities to exchange knowledge with her students, and looks forward to her partnership with DuckEd.