My second season as a professional ballerina just came to a joyful close and I can’t help but reminisce on how much I have grown. I have been fortunate to dance major roles this year, including Giselle, Aurora, Cinderella, and Nikiya, and participated in international festivals and performances as a guest artist in four countries. As I think back to all of the challenges and triumphs that have taken place…I am filled with humble gratitude. For the last production of the season I debuted as Kitri in “Don