Kiera is an independent dance artist who currently resides on the unceded territories of the Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh peoples. Kiera completed her professional training at Arts Umbrella under the direction of Artemis Gordon. She was a proud recipient of the BC Arts Council Scholarship Award for excellence in dance in 2011. After graduating in 2012 she apprenticed with Ballet BC for one season under the direction of Emily Molnar. In 2013, she joined Les Ballets Jazz de Montreal under the direction of Louis Robitaille. For four years she toured extensively with BJM, performing in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Luxembourg, Slovenia, China, Israel, Mexico, USA and across Canada. Kiera returned home to Vancouver to join Ballet BC from 2017-2020. She currently holds a position as a teacher at Arts Umbrella and is experimenting with freelance work in the local community.