Christopher Cardenas has been a member of the Houston Metropolitan Dance Company since 2005. He began dancing as a freshman at the University of Southern California where he studied Communication. While in Los Angeles, he studied at the Edge and other LA area studios. After graduating from USC, he moved back to Houston and danced with Houston City Dance Company for two years before joining the Met. He has enjoyed performing the many works of the various invited choreographers and the many industrials requested of the Met. Christopher also teaches at many Houston area schools and studios. He is also one of the only members born and raised in Houston.