Dance/Performance Companies

 2016 Axis Dance Company, Company Member
 2014-present Theatre Dybbuk, Choreographer
 2013-2015 PTERO Dance Theater, Company Member, Soloist
 2009 Everybody Nose Clown Troupe, Founding Company Member
 2008-Present Suarez Dance Theater
 2008 Faux Paus Dance Theater, Company Member
 2006-2007 Oakland Ballet, Company Member
 2004 Suhalia Salimpour Bellydance, Company Member


 2011 BFA in Dance University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
 2006 Kirov Ballet, St Petersburg, Russia
 2004 Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation New York
 1998-2003 Dance Theater of Harlem, New York
 1999-2003 San Francisco High School of the Arts
 1990-1996 San Francisco Ballet School

Selected Choreography

"Sound Around" Accelr8 Ballet Company Orange, CA

"Seeking..." Los Angeles CA, Black Choreographer's Festival San Francisco CA 

"Lost Tribes" by Theatre Dybbuk Los Angeles CA 

"No Spoons. Only Knives" Downtown Dance & Movement, This is Bruin Life, UCLA Los Angeles, CA
Co-Choreographed with Sam de Leve
Performed by Kai Hazelwood & Sam de Level

"Hermanitos" Accelr8 Ballet Company, Orange CA

"Definitely Bi" LA PRIDE Parade Los Angeles CA
Choreographer of AmBi parade contingent with cast of Crazy Ex Girlfriend 
including Rachel Bloom & Choreographer Kathryn Burns

“inVISIBLE” Los Angeles CA & Barcelona Spain

“Exagoge” by Theatre Dybbuk Los Angeles CA

“Color Outside the Lines 2.0” 3 Clubs Hollywood CA
 Choreographer & Director

 “Assemble” by Theater Dybbuk Encinitas CA
 Choreographer, Performer

“Culture Lab: Sacrifice” SIJCC Los Angeles, CA
 Collaborator performer

“Color Outside the Lines”
 Pig n' Whistle Pub Los Angeles CA
 Choreographer & Director

 “Spectrum” 5th Annual Bi Arts Festival, Los Angeles
 Choreographer & Performer

 “Love Gun” AMDA College and Conservatory, 5th Annual Bi Arts Festival, Los Angeles

“Pictures at an Exhibition.” 24th Street Theater, Los Angeles
 Assistant Choreographer

 “Pictures at an Exhibition.” 29th Sydney Youth Musicale, Sydney Opera House.
 Assistant Choreographer

Selected Performance Work


"SKIN" Los Angeles, CA
Nua Dance Company, London UK

"Rule of Thumb" Atlanta, GA
Suarez Dance Theatre & Emory University Dance Chair Lori Teague

"Family Dinner" Los Angeles tour
Suarez Dance Theatre

"Mother. Father" Los Angeles tour
Suarez Dance Theatre

 “The Fall of Foliage” Los Angeles Dance Festival Los Angeles, CA
 Performer with PTERO Dance Theatre

 “Witness” Hemispheric Institute Encuentro. Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
 with Allison Wyper

 “Witness” Mountain Standard Time Performative Art Festival. Calgary, Canada
 with Allison Wyper

 “Guess Who” Body Stories. Craftswoman House, Pasadena, California. Invited choreographer.
 curator Christine Suarez

“Pistachio Ice Cream.” Hollywood Fringe Festival. Choreographer, performer, producer.

“Witness” Too Much! A Queer Performance Marathon. Dance Mission, San Francisco
 with Allison Wyper

“Witness” Catalytic: Networks, Community, Participation. California State University, Long Beach.
 with Allison Wyper

 “Doing By Undoing.” Unknown Theater, Los Angeles. Collaborator and performer.
 chor. Arianne Hoffman

"Thanatosis" Afro Solo Black Voices Performance Series
Featured Artist

“Wet Spots: The Story Project.” Los Angeles. Collaborator and performer.
 chor. Christine Suarez

Clown and Physical Comedy Experience

2014 Workshop with Bill Irwin
2009-2010 Everybody Nose Clown Troupe Founding Company Member
2002 Workshop with Marcel Marceau

Commercial Work

2018 "Rebel Babe" Music Video for Lucy & La Mer Director Lucy LaForge
2018 "Remember to Breathe" Lyric video for Vattica Director Prentice Daggs
2012 “Nothing Sacred” Music video for artist Mister Way. Director Henry Brown
2013 “Be My Baby Tonight” Music video for artist Izzy Chiat. Director Denise Duff
2011 fundraiser Featured performer. Hosted by John McCain & Cuba Gooding, Jr.

Selected Teaching (Dance)
Dance Masters of California
Convention Faculty (Ballet & Contemporary Ballet)

Joffrey Ballet
Summer Program & Audition Tour Faculty

American Dramatic & Musical Academy (AMDA), Hollywood, California
Dance Faculty
Ballet, Strength & Conditioning instructor and Choreographer for the BFA and Conservatory programs
Miss Kai’s DanceT!me
Dance education, party entertainment, and after school program for children ages 2-8

Orange County Highschool of the Arts 
Commercial and International Dance Departments, Faculty
Advanced Ballet instructor for the Commercial Dance Department
Modern technique teacher for the International Dance Department
Dance Precisions
Dance Faculty
Advanced Contemporary Jazz technique instructor
Idyllwild Arts Academy 
Summer Dance Faculty
Intermediate and Advanced Jazz and Ballet technique instructor and choreographer
Dance 10 Performing Arts Center 
Staff Instructor
Competition Team Leader
Instructor and Choreographer for students ages 2-adult 
tap beginning through advanced ballet, 
lyrical jazz, modern fusion, and tumbling for toddlers

Tiffany’s Dance Academy            
Staff Instructor
Instructor for students ages 2-adult 
beginning tap, all levels of ballet, 
modern, jazz and lyrical jazz

Oakland Ballet
Teacher for winter Nutcracker auditions
Selected Teaching (Fitness)
2012-2013 The Dailey Method Los Angeles, CA
2009-2010 Joe’s Gym Los Angeles, CA
2008-2010 International Love & Money Summit Savannah, GA & San Francisco, CA
2008-2009 Independent Private Fitness Trainer Los Angeles, CA
2008-2009 Revel Dance Studio Los Angeles, CA
2007 Training Ground Oakland, CA
2006 African American Health Fair Oakland, CA
2005-2006 Improving Pregnancy Outcome Oakland, CA
Selected Arts Administration Experience

2018-Present The Hall Method
Vice President & Co-Teacher

2018-Present CALA (College Audition LA)
Dance Director

2017-Present Downtown Dance & Movement
Artistic Director

2016-2018 NexTakes
Consultant creating unique plans for 
pre-professional dancers 
figuring out the next step after high school 
and dance related businesses 
looking to expand their programs or grow their business.

AMDA College and Conservatory
Dance Outreach Coordinator
Create new outreach/student recruitment plan
Develop and managed relationships with Dance events, High Schools and private studios.
Coordinate the design of new dance marketing material
Teach master classes, auditions
Adjudicate auditions and award scholarships
Extensive public speaking on college panels, and giving presentations on AMDA

Small Business Development Center Small business owner mentee
Education in social media marketing, business development, creating and implementing marketing 

Miss Kai’s DanceT!me  Owner/Founder
Curriculum developer 
Marketing/publicity strategist 
Community outreach/strategic partnership program developer 
Student recruitment coordinator Spokesperson (radio, podcast interviews & public speaking) 
Teacher trainer