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Leida Villegas

Dance Manager, Choreographer & Youth Arts Educator
Leida “Lady Sol” Villegas is a street dance professional from Chicago who is recognized globally as a Dance Manager, Creative Director, Producer and Educator. She has worked with MTV, BET, NBC, and TBS, alongside super-stars Busta Rhymes, Cedric the Entertainer, & Ellen Degeneres. She currently directs and manages the Chicago’s world reknown FootworKINGz who have performed with Madonna, Will.I.Am, Missy Elliott, Willow Smith, IBM, Nike and Red Bull. Lady Sol is also co-founding member of Kuumba Lynx, a nationally recognized non-profit arts organization that empowers young people through the cultivation of Hip-Hop arts and education. “Young people motivate me and I would like the end result of all my efforts to focus on empowering urban youth,” says the passionate Latina.