Bailey, is a St. Louis native with over fifteen years of performing and teaching experience in musical theatre. She graduated from Western Illinois University where she earned her BFA in Musical Theatre. After working at various, professional theatre companies as an actor, she decided to follow her heart and start her career as a theatre arts educator. Before joining DaySpring, she taught musical theatre and drama classes at STAGES Performing Arts Academy and Gateway Center for Performing Arts. She is currently pursuing her MFA in Arts Management and Leadership at Webster University. When Bailey isn’t teaching, she is spending time with her husband and daughter, running a successful photography business, and drinking plenty of iced coffee!