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Garrett Anderson began his training in Walnut Creek, CA under the direction of Richard Cammack and Zola Dishong at the Contra Costa Ballet Centre. He went on to study at San Francisco Ballet school and then in Pacific Northwest Ballet’s professional division. In 2001, Garrett joined San Francisco Ballet and in 2005 was promoted to soloist. In 2008 he joined the Royal Ballet of Flanders in Antwerp, Belguim, as a first soloist, under the direction of Kathryn Bennets. There he toured extensively throughout Europe and the world. In 2011, he returned to the United States to dance with Trey McIntyre Project for their touring season before transitioning to Chicago to join Hubbard Street Dance Chicago. He danced with HSDC for 4 years before leaving in August of 2015 to pursue a career as a freelance artist as well as work in real estate and design. Garrett was the recipient of the American Ballet Theatre national dance scholarship and holds a B.A. from St. Mary’s College of California.  He is currently the chair of the dance department for New Mexico School for the Arts.