Tricia began training with Alabama Dance Academy under the direction of Pamela Merkel. She has accepted scholarships to summer intensives with Boston Ballet, DTH, and Alabama Ballet. In 2011, Patricia received top twelve in her region at Youth American Grand Prix. Since joining Alabama Ballet in 2012, her favorite repertoire includes the lead as Cowgirl in Agnes DeMille’s Rodeo, Sugar Plum Fairy and Lead Marzipan in George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker®, Blue Girl in Sir Frederick Ashton’s Les Patineurs, Amour in Don Quixote, Bomb Squad Lady in Twyla Tharp’s In The Upper Room and Odette and Odile in Swan Lake. Patricia teaches at the Alabama Ballet School and Westwood Ballet. She feels very blessed to be returning to Alabama Ballet for her seventh season!