Meredith Garrison is a May 2016 graduate of the Foster College of Business at Bradley University with a degree in Management & Leadership. She is preparing to start classes for her Master’s Degree in Nonprofit Leadership at Bradley. Ballet has been a part of her life for the past 19 years. She has performed numerous roles including Clara in Toledo Ballet’s 65th Annual Nutcracker and Dew Drop with Toledo ballet in 2011 and 2012. She also performed in Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker and Don Quixote with First State Ballet Theatre in Wilmington, DE. In addition to performing with these companies, she also has performed as a guest dancer for South Mississippi Ballet Theatre in the roles of the Godmother in Cinderella, Dew Drop in Nutcracker, and she also performed the Sleeping Beauty Wedding Pas De Deux in their Gala. She has trained with the Wichita Falls Ballet Theatre, Toledo Ballet, The Academy of International Ballet, BalletFleming in Philadelphia, and Peoria Ballet. She has participated in numerous summer intensives and the 2008 Youth America Grand Prix Finals.