Naomi Betancourt was told by her mother that she danced before she walked. Dance has been a passion since she took her first dance lesson many years ago. Naomi combines dance and fitness through Zumba© Fitness. Naomi was a dancer with Ballet Hispanico of New York and received her dance training at Alvin Ailey, American Ballet and Broadway dance center. She has taught Flamenco, Belly dance and Zumba© at Northampton Community College since 2007. Naomi is a Group Certified Group Fitness Instructor, CPR certified and a licensed member of the Zumba Instructor Network (ZIN).

Naomi is licensed to instruct various types of Zumba©: Zumba© Toning, Zumba© Gold, Aqua Zumba©, Zumba© Sentao, Zumba© Kids, Zumba© Kids JR, and committed to lifelong learning.