WHY Her? she has always been passionate about the arts, especially dance. After her mother brought her to first ballet lesson, Zobelelizalde instantly fell in love with the art and has continued to pursue it all her life. she received training from the elmhurst Ballet school in england, school of American Ballet in new York, and san Francisco Ballet school, and was a member of Ballet philippines where she starred in several productions. These experiences made her more than equipped to have founded her own dance school, steps Dance studio, a training ground for young dancers to hone their craft. she is also the director of steps’ scholarship foundation, which aids in funding gifted individuals. in the 24 years of its existence, her dance school has produced many professionals who perform both locally and abroad.