Ren, Michelle

Adjunct Associate Professor

Ren, Michelle

Professor Ren has been praised for her exceptional skill in classical Chinese dance. She has been a principal dancer with Qian Jin Dance Company (China) and Shen Yun Performing Arts. She began her conditioning in rhythmic gymnastics at age six and placed fourth at the National Artistic Gymnastics Competition (China). She went on to win the gold medal at New Tang Dynasty Television’s 2007 inaugural International Classical Chinese Dance Competition, first prize (youth division) at the National Peach and Plum Cup Dance Competition (China), overall platinum prize in the Showstopper Dance Competition (California) in 2004, and was second runner-up at the Popular Culture Award Competition (China) in 2000. She graduated from Shenyang Conservatory of Music (China). She joined the faculty at Fei Tian College in 2011.