So You Think You Can Dance contestant on season 11, whose specialty genre of dance is ballet. She joined the So You Think You Can Dance Tour in 2014.
She trained in Des Moines' School of Classical Ballet and Dance, before performing in Des Moines' The Nutcracker in various roles from 2005 to 2013. She also danced with the Boston Ballet in 2012. In 2007 she performed in the famous Radio City Christmas Spectacular Starring The Rockettes as Clara.
During her stint on So You Think You Can Dance, she dated fellow competitor Rudy Abreu, much to the viewership and media's delight.
She has three brothers, one of whom is a musical theatre performer and played Prince Charming in Into The Woods in Des Moines in 2015.
When she found out that So You Think You Can Dance All-Star tWitch would be her All-star choreographer, she got really nervous because she knew he would want her to do hip hop, which was not her forte.