As a traditional African dancer, Akosua Akoto made her first appearance on the stage at age three. Since age 13, she has been organizing and teaching adult and children’s workshops throughout her community. She has also served as lead and assistant choreographer for numerous dance organizations. Today, she maintains an active involvement in community projects and continues to perform and teach dance nationally and internationally. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Sports Medicine from Howard University and is a nationally certified personal trainer through the American Council of Exercise (ACE). She is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Human Performance, Rehabilitation and Injury Prevention from California University of Pennsylvania- a program that will also award her the title Performance Enhancement Specialist by the National Academy of Sports Medicine. She currently works as a personal trainer, group exercise instructor and physical therapy technician. Several world renowned choreographers and health specialists who have served as her mentors and trainers, along with family, have given her the tools to see and create movement from a cultural, artistic and scientific perspective; and so she proudly presents - ASA!
There are only hurdles, no road blocks!
Fun Fact? hmmmm....I have 10 siblings.