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Michelle Leonardo

New Jersey

Hometown: Tinton Falls

Age: 23


Michelle Leonardo currently studies at Suffolk University where she is working toward earning a Bachelor of Science in Journalism. Michelle enjoys participating in the Suffolk Voice, Cooking 101 and was a member of the Suffolk University Dance Team.

Michelle works as a college reporter for Boston based television show “Style It Up.” Most recently, she attended Boston Fashion Week covering Daniel Faucher Couture and Lily & Migs. She hopes to someday be a reporter for ESPN working either as a sideline reporter for the New York Jets or in the dugout at Yankee Stadium.

Michelle has been dancing since she was three-years-old and has captured numerous titles and scholarships including Miss Teen Starquest, Star Systems Top Advanced Senior Soloist, two time winner of Jump Convention and was a Competition VIP scholarship recipient. She is also a six-time Company Dance scholarship recipient.

In her own words

Quate I have always lived by the quote, 'Your dreams will carry you, but you have to be willing to fly first.'  This organization has inspired me to spread my wings, allowing me to discover the power I have to make a difference. Quate

fun facts

  1. 1

    Michelle grew up near the Jersey Shore, but claims it is not like what you see on TV.

  2. 2

    Michelle loves to dance and has tried all styles including African and Hawaiian Polynesian.

  3. 3

    Michelle would love to have her own workout DVD.