Known as the mother of Asia Monet Ray,as well as another daughter,Bella Blu, Kristie Ray starred on the hit reality series's Dance Moms. Prior to Dance Moms, she had appeared alongside Asia in the first season of Abby's Ultimate Dance Contest. After leaving Dance Moms, Kristie starred in the reality TV series Raising Asia.
Before rising to fame with reality series roles, Kristie used to be a gymnast as a child, and became a fitness competitor and model, a certified paramedic, and the owner of a skin care salon.
Kristie was born to Nana Vicky with an older sister
Ginaand brother Anthony.After her marriage with Shawn Ray, a well-known former professional bodybuilder,the couple has two daughters. She and Cathy Nesbitt-Steinare the mothers on Dance Moms.
- The meaning of the name Ray: Counsel Protection