Liliana studied tap, ballet, jazz and musical theater in Hawaii, California, New York, and later in Nebraska where she opened the Bennet Dance Center and co-founded the Lincoln Tap Force. She came to the Northeast to attend Brandeis University where she earned her B.A. in Theater Arts. She has choreographed extensively in the Midwest and Massachusetts. Lili presently choreographs for private sector schools and is the owner of Downtown Dancewear in Lowell.