Nicole is a life long lover of the arts. She started her training at the age of three at a local studio in southern Maryland, studying ballet. From there her love of dance grew and she began to increase her studies, studying with programs such as Alabama Youth Ballet Theatre, Ballet West, American Ballet Theatre, Cincinnati Ballet, and Burklyn Ballet Theatre. Throughout her career Nicole has had many performing opportunities including Swan Lake, Excerpts from La Bayadere, W.C Handy Legacy of Dance and many performances of The Nutcracker. Nicole has also performed in various musical theatre productions including Hairspray, The Music Man, and The Wizard of Oz. While ballet is her main love, she has also trained in other styled of dance including, jazz, modern, and international ballroom. Nicole is currently a Junior in The University of Iowa’s BFA Dance program, and a new member of Dancers in Company, the Universities touring company. She is very excited to be at Studio 360 and share her love of dance with all the wonderful students!