Rachael Ecclestone started dancing at the age of four. She studied at Oklahoma City University where she received a scholarship for their four year dance program. After graduating with a degree in dance performance, she danced for Royal Caribbean Cruiselines and performed as Ariel the Little Mermaid at Tokyo Disney. She has danced for a number of companies, adjudicated competitions, and choreographed for both video and stage. Rachael has been sharing her passion for dance at Grand River Academy of Dance since 2004.