Hayley is thrilled to be serving as Seasonal Artistic Director for Momentum Dance Company for the Spring 2021 season. She is a founding member of the company since its inception in 1998, and a long time student of founding director Jacquelyn Ralls Forcher. An Irving native, she received her early dance training at Riley’s Dance Center, and performed with the Irving Ballet. Hayley went on to attend Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Dallas, where she performed works by world renowned choreographers such as Paul Taylor, Stephen Mills, Jay Franke and Jessica Lang. She furthered her dance education at Stevens College in Columbia, MO, and in 2006, received her Bachelors degree from the University of North Texas studying dance, kinesiology, and business. Hayley worked for Suffolk Pointe Company as an expert pointe shoe fitter traveling to fit professional dancers all around the country, and was also store manager at Suffolk Dance Boutique in Lewisville. Hayley has danced professionally with Beckles Dancing Company in Dallas, and has worked as choreographer for Plano Children’s Theatre. Hayley started teaching dance at a very young age, and she is currently on faculty at The Dance Movement in Plano, where she teaches all ages and styles of dance. She also serves as Managing Director for Fusion Performance Company, a non profit raising awareness to real world issues through dance. Hayley lives in Plano with her fun loving husband Ron, and their two beautiful children, Jackson and Marley.