Lily Sargent is from Tallmadge, Ohio. As a local dancer, she began her training at Ballet Theater of Ohio and completed it at the School of Cleveland Ballet in their trainee program. Lily was previously a dance ambassador for the National Ballet in the City project and is a co-author for the curriculum, Art Smarts: Developing Neurological Processing, Cognitive, Social, and Behavioral Skills through Dance, a program in current development for a wide range of dancers. She is also a certified BOSU and Progressive Ballet Technique trainer and is completing her Bachelors of Science in American Sign Language Interpretation. She hopes to eventually design a curriculum for dancers who are Deaf or Hard-of-Hearing that integrates vestibular, proprioceptive, and other neurological skills in a studio-based ballet program.