Sherlyn is a passionate dancer and has been dancing since she was 12 years old. Now, Sherlyn is fulfilling her desire to share the sensual art of Belly Dancing at SOPHIA. She is the first Malaysian raks sharki instructor to have travelled around the world to teach. She is a certified Malaysian teacher who has attained an intensive teaching certificate from the most acclaimed master; Raqia Hassan, in Cairo. Besides Raqia Hassan, Sherlyn has studied with many other famous choreographers such as the internationally renowned Hossam and Serena Ramzy, and Tamalyn Dallal. She continues to enrich her knowledge and skill by exploring many innovations in belly dance choreography, such as Andaluzi, a fusion of belly dance and flamenco.
Her teaching focuses on strong foundations in dance techniques and transitions, grace and good posture. She encourages each student to express their personality through dance and develop their own individual style.
She has performed for events organized by Shell, MAS, NTV7, Astro, and Marie Claire magazine among many others. Among her most illustrious audiences were the King and Queen of Malaysia, and the Egyptian ambassador. She is one of the royal family's favourite dancers, and one of the most sought-after performers in Malaysia.