Chie was born and raised in Osaka, Japan. She trained in many forms of dance such as classical ballet, modern, jazz, and African dance and continued her training in the U.S. earning her high school diploma from Walnut Hill School for the Performing Arts in Boston, Massachusetts. She earned a full scholarship and received her B.F.A in Dance from The Boston Conservatory. She danced for many well known choreographers such as Murry Louis, José Limón, and Richard Colton. She has worked with C.Eule Dance, ACB Dance Company, Tina Croll, Inclined Dance Project, Zhukov Dance Theater, Janaki Patrik, and Untitled | Collective.
Chie received her certification in the GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM® under Authorized Master Trainer Billy Macagnone.She is certified in the Jumping-Stretching Board (Billy Macagnone), GYROTONER,Archway,Leg Extention Unit, GYROTONIC® Level 2,Program 1&2 (Erika Hassan). She has also participated in the GYROTONIC® Level 1 w/ music (Juliu Horvath), ), Applications for Dancers Part 1 & 2 (Miriam Barbosa), and the Therapeutic Applications for Pelvis and Shoulder Girdle (Uwe Herbstreit).She is a Pre-trainer for GYROTONIC® and certified in GYROKINESIS®.
Through GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® she learned a lot more about body awareness and pain-free body.From her own experience of many injuries,she wishes to help individual pain. She is thrilled to share the joy of the method with everybody to promote a happy and more healthy lifestyle!