Kristen Bowen started dancing at the age of three as a student of the Deborah Thomson School of Dance in Brampton. While there, she studied many different forms of dance including; Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap, Ballet, Lyrical, Acro, and Contemporary eventually assisting, teaching and choreographing for both competitive and recreational teams.
She attended Mayfield Secondary School for the Regional Arts Program majoring in the Dance Program, and graduating in 2009. Since completing that program, she has continued to expand her training in dance attending Jazz, Ballet and Contemporary Workshops. In 2014 she volunteered her time to the Peel Catholic School Board as a choreographer for the extracurricular dance program. Kristen is very excited to continue her journey in dance with the GRAD team.