Jaclyn is originally from Clinton, MA. She received an MFA in Dance Performance from The Ohio State University and a BA in Mathematics and Movement Studies from Saint Mary's College in Notre Dame, Indiana. Before moving back to the Boston area, Jaclyn lived and danced in New York City, the Midwest and Ireland. She has enjoyed recent collaborations with Alice Trexler, Meghan McLyman, Kristen Duffy Young, Jeremy Nelson and Colleen Leonardi. Jaclyn currently dances with Daniel McCusker and Annie Kloppenberg & Company. In addition to teaching at Tufts, she makes her own work and teaches modern dance, jazz, hip hop, improvisation and composition to students in the Greater Boston area.