Ruksar Karmali was born in Yakima Washington, and moved to Vancouver B.C. at the age of 10. She graduated high school and university on the honor roll, effort roll, and deans list.
At a young age, Ruksar developed a love for dance. She started teaching dance in grade 10 to students in grade 6 and 7. She continued teaching through high school all the way up to graduating university. Through her teaching, she found her passion for working with kids.
Since then, she graduated university with a degree in criminology. She hopes to return to school to earn a masters degree in special education.