Mini Zhang was born and raised in China, and discovered her love for Hip Hop dance when she was 16. After graduating college in the US, she decided to pursue her passion for dance in New York City. She has trained in street styles with many world-renowned teachers in New York particularly in Hip Hop and House. She has also studied other street/club styles such as lite feet, locking, popping, waacking and voguing. She has trained heavily in commercial dance.