Jacqueline is from St. Louis, MO, where she grew up training and performing with Kansas City Ballet. She danced with Pacific Northwest Ballet in Seattle, and received further training at the School of American Ballet, Joffrey Ballet School, Alvin Ailey School, and North Carolina School of the Arts. In New York she began working with independent contemporary choreographers Biba Bell, Nancy Garcia, Ian Spencer Bell, Jean Marie Leary, Felicia Ballos, and Heather Harrington, among others, as well as The Wooster Group. She has danced domestically and abroad, and has been teaching movement arts, including Pilates and Yoga, for over 15 years internationally to all ages and levels. Additionally, Jacqueline holds a Master’s degree in Global Communications and Design Studies from The American University of Paris.