Bean started dancing at Dancers’ Workshop in Jackson Hole, Wyoming at the age of one and a half. Bean primarily trained under the instruction of Ahita Ardalan Bergman (Paris Opera Ballet). While training Bean was able to have the opportunity to work with many companies including Alonzo King’s Lines Ballet, New York City Ballet, Eugene Ballet, and the San Diego Ballet. As well as contemporary companies such as Bill T Jones/ Arnie Zane Dance Company. She has also had the opportunity to study at many summer intensives including Ballet West. After performing with San Diego Ballet, Bean received a full time contract with the company and continued to dance with them for three seasons. Bean also has danced professionally with Columbia Classical Ballet. She has gotten the opportunity to perform in many ballets professionally including Gisselle, Coppelia, The Jungle Book, Les Sylphides, The Nutcracker, and many others. Bean is very excited to start her first season with Montgomery Ballet.