Born in Quito, Ecuador, Francisco continued his training in the United States and graduated from the School of American Ballet in 2008.
Francisco danced professionally with Boston Ballet and Barcelona Ballet before joining Colorado Ballet in 2013. He was promoted to Soloist in 2015.
Francisco began teaching at the Colorado Ballet Academy in 2013 and currently teaches the pre-professional division and higher levels. He has trained
many students who have been accepted to train at prestigious summer intensives and year round programs as well as many who have transitioned into
Colorado Ballet’s Studio Company. He is guest faculty at many summer intensive programs and hosts masterclass series at schools across the Colorado,
the UK and Hawaii.
Francisco is excited to continue to inspire, train, and welcome the next generation of dancers.