Chelsea was born and raised in Orange County, California. She grew up with a strong interest in fitness, which drew her to many activities, such as soccer and cheerleading. Throughout her soccer career she made the all-star teams, and as a cheerleader she made captain. She left the OC for a short time to attend University of Arizona. While she was there she continued to display her strong interest for fitness, taking special fitness classes through UofA. There she graduated with a degree in Education. She knew she always wanted to be a teacher, but still had a strong interest in fitness. After attending a Pure Barre class she became addicted and began learning the technique. Now that she is opening a Pure Barre she will be able to combine her passion for teaching and her passion for fitness.