Rahila is an active dancer and choreographer in the Twin Cities. She was trained at Saint Paul (City) Ballet, Hopkins Center for the Arts and Penumbra Theater. Under the mentorship of her mother and faculty member Mary Coats, she has been steeped in creative dance education for children. She has studied dance across the globe at Gustavus Adolphus College, University of Ghana and Hebrew University’s Dance Jerusalem. She is finishing her final year at the University of Minnesota- Twin Cities where she will receive her BFA in Dance.