Courtney Haynes started dancing at age 4 at Mountain Dance in Fort Collins, CO and then studied under Kehl’s School of Dance in Madison, WI until moving to Bozeman in 2004. She has danced and performed with Montana Ballet School, Main Street Dance Theater, Yellowstone Ballet Company, Tobi Brokke’s Images of Inspiration, IndepenDANCE Community Dance Project, and Montana Ballet Company. Ms. Haynes has participated in numerous ballet intensives including Montana Ballet Company’s Dancing Under the Big Sky in Bozeman and has also spent a summer in Salt Lake City, UT with Ballet West. After graduating from Bozeman High, at age 18 Courtney became a company member with Montana Ballet Company under Amy Stoddart and Elizabeth DeFanti where she danced throughout her college years. Courtney graduated with highest honors from Montana State University in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and is currently working at Bozeman Health as a Registered Nurse on the medical floor. Ms. Haynes is extremely excited to share her passion of dance and music with Raison D’être Dance Project.