Luke Zender is a Jackson native. A gymnast his entire life, Luke made the transition to dance at age 18 after an injury prevented him from continuing in gymnastics. He has trained with Debbie Allen Dance Academy and Panacea Performing Arts in Los Angeles. He also attended Peridance’s Conservatory Ballet program in New York City. Luke is a Contemporary Dance Wyoming member and instructs youth hip hop and adult modern and hip hop at Dancers' Workshop.