Mary Henley received her training with Mary Day at the Washington School of Ballet and spent summers studying with Melissa Hayden and the San Francisco Ballet school. At age 16 Ms. Henley joined the Louisville Ballet where she danced for two seasons. She has also danced as a member of the Chicago City Ballet which later became Ballet Chicago. After returning to the DC area she taught and performed with several local companies and schools including Bowen McCauley Dance, Tony Powell Music and Movement, the Fairfax Ballet, Russell School of Ballet, and many others. Ms. Henley has been an instructor at MYB for several years teaching a variety of different levels in both the children’s Junior/Advanced division as well as the adult program. She is currently the head of MYB’s Music and Motion program and is also a certified pilates instructor.