Jenzi Russell is a Phoenix, Arizona native that found his love for choreography early in life. Inspired by world renowned choreographers such as Laurie Ann Gibson, Frank Gatson, and Fatima Robinson, Jenzi's beginning started with concert performances, fashion shows, showcases and various events throughout Arizona. Generating a loyal following in the process, Jenzi used the exposure to climb to the next level of his career—choreographing, creative directing, and movement coaching for a variety of artists.
In addition, he's a sought after dance instructor with an average of 200 students attending his classes weekly. His classes have a diverse demographic.
Still in his early 20s, Jenzi is steadily ascending in the world of dance. In 2010, he caught the eye of one of the top celebrity managers, Chris Smith. This attention gave Jenzi the opportunity to work with Canadian superstar Kreesha Turner for her 2011 Promo Tour and 2012 Tropic Electric Tour. Having choreographed for R&B legend Michel'le (R&B Divas), seen on Dance Moms’ Nia Frazier's "Slay" video, as well as recently working with popular hip-hop artist Wale for the BET Experience and SportsCenter.
Jenzi has amassed an incredible audience of over 20 million + views on many of his dance videos that have gone viral. Some of his biggest videos have been featured on top media sites such as Perez Hilton, MediaTakeout, Shade Room, and Worldstarhiphop.
When it’s all said and done Jenzi’s ultimate goal is to create epic moments for his clients, provide quality dancers and stay true to himself as well as his students.