About Chelsie Hightower
Hightower has worked with many world-renowned choreographers. She was also a U.S. Worlds finalist in 2005 and competed on Team USA.
|Started dancing at the age of 9; won first national title at 11|
|Trained at Center Stage Dance Studio in Utah along with future "Dancing with the Stars" cast mates Derek Hough and Julianne Hough|
|Represented Team USA in the most prestigious dance competition in the world, held in Blackpool, England; competed in Latin Style; team took 3rd place behind Ukraine and Russia|
|Competed on Fox reality series "So You Think You Can Dance"; eliminated during 8th week of competition|
|Joined the cast of "Dancing with the Stars"; earned an Emmy (2010) nomination for Outstanding Choreography|