Trained in Ballet, Modern, Tap, Spanish and Hip-Hop. Started dancing professionally at age 16, after receiving training from the CAFDA community school of dance from the age of 4.Qualified as a Modern dance teacher with The International Dance Teacher’s Association at age 18, Hip-Hop Instructor with Theatre Dance Association, Zumba Instructor with Zumba International in B1, B2, Zumbatomic and Zumba step, Kickboxing with Virgin Active.
Performed and travelled with Taliep Petersen and David Kramer in the hit musical District 6, both locally and abroad for two and a half years. Then went on to join a Christian band, Khanyisa for 10 years as lead singer, dancer and choreographer, sharing the stage with Rebecca St James, DC Talk and many others. China, Amsterdam & Mexico,are among the countries travelled while being based in Nashville Tennessee, USA for 8years. In between travels, Gio taught Modern and Hip-Hop at various studios in Nashville. Gio is at present the Hip-Hop consultant for the Theatre Dance Association as well as an Adjudicator and Examiner. Today, she is ready to impart this knowledge and passion for dance!!!!