Jimmy Locust is a professional dancer, choreographer, actor and teacher who has danced with superstars Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Paula Abdul, Quincy Jones and Debbie Allen. His work spans The Grammys, MTV’s Video Music Awards, Academy Awards, the 1996 Olympic Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies (with Emmy winner Kenny Ortega), MTV’s Andy Dick Show, The George Lopez Show, films and commercials. He has choreographed fashion shows for Speedo, Reebok's Global Summit, Reebok’s "NFL Onfield" and served as artistic director and choreographer for Fila, Avia, Diadora, New Balance and NBA Sportswear.

Jimmy owns JAL Entertainment, Inc., which works with top talent and major corporations including New Balance, Taja Sevelle, The Next on CW Network, Reebok, among others. He founded Harmony Nation (an anti-bullying forum), Locust Contemporary Dance Works and Locust Performing Arts of Stamford, CT.