Originally from Winnipeg, Justin began dancing in his sophomore year at Sisler High School. He continued to study following high school before moving to Vancouver to attend the Arts Umbrella contemporary dance training program. In graduate school, he studied and performed works by Crystal Pite, Mats Ek and Fernando Hernando Magadan, among others.
Shortly after graduating, Justin joined Ballet BC as an apprentice for the 2017/18 season under the direction of Emily Molnar. During this time he performed and toured works by Sharon Eyal, Emily Molnar, and Medhi Walerski. Most recently, Justin has performed with Vancouver-based companies Inverso Productions and Wen Wei Dance. Justin is keen to intersect with diverse artists and engage in conversations that will bring joy and expansion to his artistic practice.