Jordan Hammond-Tilton teaches pre-ballet, the Community Scholarship Program girls class, and adult ballet classes at SF Ballet School.
Born in Irvine, California, Jordan trained with Hannah Karacic before joining the Ballet Pacifica Conservatory. After spending summers training at the School of American Ballet and SF Ballet School, she was invited to join the School’s Trainee Program in 2008 and two years later joined SF Ballet as a corps de ballet member.
With the Company, Jordan performed roles in full-length ballets such as Tomasson’s Giselle, Swan Lake, Don Quixote, and Romeo & Juliet as well as Cranko’s Onegin, Neumier’s The Little Mermaid, Balanchine’s Coppélia, and Wheeldon’s Cinderella©. In addition, Jordan has performed in works created by Yuri Possokhov, George Balanchine, William Forsythe, Mark Morris, Alexei Ratmansky, Myles Thatcher, and Liam Scarlett, among others.
In fall 2017, Jordan joined her husband, Raymond Tilton, as a dancer at Diablo Ballet.