Jessica Lawrence received her primary training while on full merit scholarship at the Sacramento Ballet, with additional training at the San Francisco Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, The Rock School, and The Washington Ballet. Professional credits include the Suzanne Farrell Ballet in Washington, DC; Ballet NY in New York City; The Sacramento Ballet; and Sunny Mitchell Theatre Projects in Folsom, CA. Other performing credits include The Who’s TOMMY with Falcon’s Eye Theatre at the Harris Center in Folsom. Jessica graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Performing Arts from Saint Mary’s College of California. She is the recipient of the School of American Ballet’s 2015/2016 National Visiting Fellowship; part of a greater initiative by SAB and New York City Ballet for nationwide efforts to promote diversity in ballet. Jessica has taught all over the Northern CA region both as permanent and guest faculty. In the fall, she will begin graduate school at New York University: MA in Dance Education with an emphasis on American Ballet Theatre’s National Training Curriculum.