Payton, a KCMO native, started dancing at the age of 4 and has trained in ballet, jazz, hip hop, tap, musical theatre and contemporary. Payton went to the University of Arkansas where she danced on the Razorback Pom squad for 4 years and earned a Bachelor's degree in Public Health and a Bachelor's degree in Science of Nursing. Payton is a current ICU nurse at Menorah Medical Center. Payton is ACLS, BLS and FUN certified. When she’s off shift you can find her shopping or dancing underneath the mirror ball. She can’t wait to dance with you!