Haley McOsker

Haley M PhotoHaley McOsker has been dancing for Owner/Director of SDC, Melissa Willey for 15 years. Haley has trained in every style ranging from ballet, tap jazz, to hip hop, contemporary, and modern. She has competed in regional and national competitions all over New England for 9 years with SDC as well as Dance Artistry in Rhode Island—both being 1st place winning teams. In 2012 Haley accompanied Melissa and 4 other SDC dancers in London during the 2012 Summer Olympics while dancing as entertainment through AAPAE.

Haley has always been passionate about dance, and started passing on her passion through teaching at SDC. She began assisting Melissa as a teacher in 2011, then began teaching her own classes formally in 2013. Haley continued dancing in 2014 in the first annual Nutcracker with SDC. Haley played the roles of Snow Queen, Dew Drop, and lead Arabian. While participating in the Nutcracker, managing costumes and props, drilling routines to become stage ready, Haley attended the University of Southern Maine as a freshman. She is currently majoring in Health Science and minoring in Dance. In August 2015 Haley furthered her dance education and is now Internationally certified to teach Acrobatics. Haley will now be the lead Acro teacher at SDC in addition to the other classes she will be teaching this fall.