Get To Know: Kiya


With JoJo Siwa as her biggest inspiration, it’s no surprise that Kiya is interested in dancing, singing, acting, and being her true, authentic self!  Kiya is from Orange, California, and has been dancing since she was 5 – preferring dance styles with energy.  When not dancing her favorite jazz-funk & hip hop combos, you’ll find Kiya on her hoverboard, making TikToks, or playing games with her family.  Kiya collects records, everything vintage, and is taking guitar lessons.  If you want to know how to pronounce Kiya’s Ukrainian last name, she’ll tell you, “it sounds like a magician!”   


If Kiya’s spending time with her pets, she’s playing with: a french bulldog named Rofmeo and 3 cats: Sushi, Sake, and Kirin


If Kiya’s snacking, she’s eating: watermelon sour patch kids, apples with peanut butter and marshmallows, chips and queso


If Kiya’s making a playlist, she’s listening to JoJo Siwa, Gwen Stefani, Little Mix, 5th Harmony, Kelly Clarkson


If Kiya’s shopping, she’s buying from: Claire’s, Lola & the Boys, H&M, Zara


If Kiya’s going to Starbucks, she’s ordering: a pink drink or cotton candy frappuccino


If Kiya’s watching TV, she’s tuning in to: Bizaardvark, Liv & Maddie, Good Luck Charlie, Raven’s Home, Shake It Up


If Kiya’s working on her favorite subjects, she’s studying: creative writing, science