Position: Company Dancer
Kelley began dancing at the age 4 at the American Dance Academy. She furthered her training all four years of high school while being a member of the Varsity Pom/Dance Team, as well as the dance program, where she performed in numerous school events. During this time, she was offered to attend the World Jazz Congress in Chicago where she was able to take from instructors such as Frank Hatchett, Gus Giordano, Joe Tremaine, and many others. After high school, Kelley continued her dance studies at Marygrove College under the direction of Jordeen Ivanov-Ericson, Penny Godboldo, Babara Selinger, and Susan Panek. She graduated in 2011 with a BFA in Dance Performance, along with a minor in Business.
Kelley has had the opportunity to train with the River North Dance Company of Chicago, as well as perform works for artists including Pattie Obey, Ray Mercer, Kim Bears-Bailey and Kevin Iega-Jeff. She has also been casted as a performer in the Dreamworks Production of “Holiday Shrektacular”.
Currently Kelley is a dance instructor for local studios, teaching both recreational and competitive dance. She has recently completed her second season as the Assistant Coach for the Pom/Dance team at West Bloomfield High School. Kelley is also going on her fourth year as a member of the Detroit Tigers Energry Squad, using her enthusiasm and rhythm to pump up the crowd.