Taryn started her dance education at the age of 3. She studied intensely and competed nationwide, earning numerous awards, scholarships and honors. She then studied at Florida State University where she was a captain of the Golden Girls dance team. After graduating, she took her dance career to the court and became a Miami Heat Dancer. Being one of the team leaders she traveled and performed in the Philippines, China and Paris. For the past 5 years, Taryn has been choreographing competitive routines of various ages and has received multiple accomplishments including best choreography and highest scoring dance of the competition.