Erin Moody of Natick Massachusetts began her study of dance at Walnut Hill Dance Academy with Kathryn Stark. She continued on to the high school division at Walnut Hill School for the arts under the direction of Michael Owen and Denise Lewis. Erin went on to obtain her BFA in ballet performance under the direction of Qi Jiang at the University of Cincinnati’s College Conservatory of Music with a minor in Psychology. During her third year, she studied abroad at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow where she had to opportunity to train with Scottish Ballet professionals such as Louisa Ross and Diana Loosemore. After graduation, Erin moved to Hartford, Connecticut to dance professionally with Vivid Ballet, which then became Ballet Hartford under the direction of Elizabeth McMillan. This season Erin is excited to join New England Ballet Collective as a Co-founder, Performance Coordinator and Company Artist.