Noleen grew up in South Africa and trained under RAD examiner, Dawn De Wit. After completing her Advanced 2 ballet exam she studied at Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria, where she obtained her teaching degree, learning many styles such as jazz, contemporary, tap, modern and ballet, as well as pilates.
She then obtained her Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies through the Royal Academy of Dance whilst teaching in Johannesburg.
Noleen has worked for a number of different dance schools across South Africa before immigrating to the UK. She is an associate of the Royal Academy of Dance and is qualified to teach Progressing Ballet Technique.