Amber Ann Perkins was born and raised in Norwich NY, where she began her dance training. She went on to the University of Brockport and the University of the Arts in Philadelphia where she studied dance. She received her BFA in Dance in 1994 and her BS in Economics in 1995. She has performed with the Danscore Touring Company (1990-1993) where she was a principal dancer for three years. Currently she is the owner and director of the Amber Perkins School of the Arts, in Norwich NY. Amber Serves as a master teacher and choreographer around the country.