Jayla started dancing at the age of 3 with Leader School of Dance. In the 15 years with LSOD, she attended many competitions and workshops in Calgary, Saskatoon and Vancouver. Jayla has had the opportunity to work with industry names such as Moe Brody, Liz Tookey, Carlo Atienza and Joanne Pesusich. She also completed many exams including ADAPT Intermediate 3 Tap and Jazz, RAD Grade 8 Ballet, CDTA Advanced Ballet and Tap, and is an Associate member of the CDTA in the Stage - Tap division.
In 2013, she had the amazing opportunity to compete at the World Tap Championships in Germany, as a member of the Canadian National Tap Team. After graduating high school in 2014, she took a year to teach at LSOD, and the following year moved to Vancouver to be a part of the Intensive Training Program. After a fantastic year in ITP, she couldn’t stay away from Vancouver and became a member of The Source Dance Company. She is continuing to train and work towards a successful career, both as an artist and an educator.