Thomas Sutter was born in Johnson City, New York. He began his dance training at Danek School of Performing arts where he studied tap for many years. At the age of 17 he began training at the Amber Perkins School of the Arts in Norwich, New York under the direction of Amber Perkins where he studied modern, ballet, jazz, tap and hip hop. At the age of 19 he was accepted into the Certificate Program at The Ailey School where he studies ballet, Horton, graham, jazz and West African. Thomas plans to graduate from Ailey in May of 2012 with a certificate in dance. Thomas attended Earl Mosley’s Institute of the Arts in the summer of 2011 on a full scholarship, as well as teaching tap at other summer intensives. Thomas has continued intensively studying tap while residing in New York City. Thomas joined CPD PLUS in December 2011.