Makaia is 14 years old and trains at Danceology in San Diego, CA in all styles of dance. She has had the honor of placing in the Top 10 at The Dance Awards as both a mini and junior. She is also an assistant for the Ballroom Project convention tour. One of Makaia’s favorite aspects of dance is getting to travel and experience new places and working with choreographers all around the country. She also enjoys making new friends in different cities. Her future goals include dancing professionally and becoming a versatile choreographer for many genres. In her free time she loves art, photography, and design. She is the oldest of 4 kids and loves being a big sister. Makaia loves being a member of C5 and is so excited to return for 2022.