Fernanda was born and raised in Costa Rica and started dancing when she was 7 years old at her neighborhood dance studio. At age 9, she began to notice that dance was a strong passion of hers and that she wanted to do it and work for it everyday. She currently dances at BJC (Ballet Juvenil de Costa Rica), and trains Ballet with Cuban teachers. During her time at BJC, she has had the opportunity of dancing in Swan Lake, Aladdin, Dracula, and The Nutcracker, as well as private events for other dance companies. She currently belongs to the Elite Group, which has given her the opportunity to dance in Costa Rica’s most recognized theaters. Lizano also trains at Danceworks, where she trains Hip Hop, jazz, contemporary, tap and ballet. Lizano recently participated in Modas Dance New Mexico, receiving high-level classes. She will also have the chance to attend a ballet intensive at the National School of Cuba.