Ms. Hamlin began her dance training at the young age of five at Jessica Morgan School of Dance (VA). By the age of eight she began to compete on regional and national level. During her youth she received scholarships by The Professional Dance Teachers Association and Dance Educators of America. Over the course of her training Kelly has studied at The Richmond Ballet, The Jofferey Ballet, The Dance Theatre of Harlem, and Ballet Hispanico. In 2002 she moved to New York City to launch her dance career. She is a proud graduate of The Alvin Ailey School’s Certificate Program as well as the Professional Semester Program of Broadway Dance Center.