Raley been dancing for 25 years. She is proficient in ballet, jazz, gymnastics and tap. The early years of her training were spent at Green Acres School of Dance and Dare 2 Dance in Robertsdale, Alabama.
During her high school years, she was fortunate enough to dance at Sheffield School of the Dance and Mobile Ballet in Mobile, Alabama. Raley has won numerous awards at regional and national dance competitions along the way.
After high school, she went on to continue her education at the University of South Alabama, as a Primary and Special Education major. There, Raley joined the University of South Alabama Prowlers Dance Team for four consecutive years. She was a staff member on Universal Dance Association’s UDA 2012-2014 teams.
One of Raley’s biggest accomplishments is approaching her 10th anniversary with the Radio City Rockettes and the Radio City Christmas Spectacular in New York City. It’s truly been a dream come true to say she has been able to dance her dream job for an entire decade. Raley has performed with the touring cast of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular and the New York Cast where she has performed on the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, America’s Got Talent on NBC and many other national TV and talk shows.
When Raley is not kicking with her favorite ladies on the Great Stage of Radio City Music Hall, she is enjoying the simple life on the Eastern Shore. Raley plans to continue kicking, dancing and spreading Christmas cheer until she graduates college, when she will pursue her other passion, teaching children, in order to provide for better and brighter future generations.