Maxine Tewsley began dancing at DanceXplosion in Milan, Michigan when she was three years old. She joined the competition team in third grade and has been competing in tap, jazz, musical theater, modern, contemporary, and lyrical since. At Dance Xplosion, she has trained under Heidi Wuerthele, Megan Scheppelman, Tonya Hoskins, Doris Dowell, Ida Lowback, Kim Sackett, Alyssa Lipowski, and Terri Maxwell. Maxine has trained with professionals such as Terrill Mitchell, Kent Boyd, Ade Obayomi, Ellenore Scott, Kobi Rozenfeld, Jennifer Harge, Kathy King, Jodie Randolph, and Thayne Jasperson. This year, Maxine attended Brighton Dance Festival on a full scholarship, which inspired her to join X2. In her free time, Maxine is a leader on the Milan High School robotics team and is a member of the City of Milan Youth Council. A junior at Milan High School, Maxine is a member of the National Honor Society. She is very excited to begin her first season with X2.