Bella is an independent contemporary dancer, choreographer and teacher. She is a contemporary dance graduate of both the New Zealand School of Dance (2013) and Unitec Institute of Technology (2016). She has worked with Malia Johnston, Claire O’Neil, Michael Parmenter, Okareka Dance Company, Antony Hamilton, Lina Limosani, Richard Cilli, Alexa Wilson, Natalie Clark, Xavier Breed, Emma Cosgrave and Zahra Killeen-Chance. She co-founded Dance Plant Collective (DPC) in 2016, and has since worked as both a dancer and choreographer on every major project with the collective, including MEAT, Lite Moves, A Brief Encounter, Desperate Late Night Energy and Magnificent Remains amongst others. In 2021 Bella is choreographing her first full-length dance show STRUCTURE, performing in a number of DPC shows, teaching for Unitec and The New Zealand Dance Company and is also studying part-time towards her Honours degree in Dance Studies at The University of Auckland.