Irene Mirci

Irene Mirci was born in Rome. Following her passion for food, she studied and worked as a chef. But her love for travelling encouraged her to start a new career in Tourism. She began working as a leader for various European tour operators. During her trips she was exposed to Arab dances and became a professional belly dancer.

While living in Italy, Irene married an American and they moved to Cincinnati in 2006. They now live in Clifton and have two bilingual girls, whom she homeschools. Irene taught Italian to foreigners and is also very experienced in teaching the language to children. Besides cooking and dancing, her hobbies are: gardening, camping, cinema and art.