2014 Diamond Research Scholars Grant recipient, Kailey McCrudden received a BFA in dance from Temple University in May 2015, summa cum laude. In her time at Temple she performed in works by Andrea Miller and Larry Keigwin, and studied under Kun Yang-Lin, Jillian Harris and Merian Soto. Now a NYC based choreographer and dancer Kailey‘s work has been performed at various venues in NYC, Philadelphia and upstate NY. She dances for Sydnie L Mosley Dances, Vector Dance Company, and other freelance choreographers. Her work has been commissioned by Ballet Forte and Nacre Dance Company for Spring 2016. Most recently, she premiered her new work BS as a part of Triskelion Arts Split Bill.