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Hayley Erbert
Dancer Profile
Birth Date 11 October 1994 (1994-10-11) (age 29)
Hometown Topeka, Kansas

Partner(s) Juniors: Mentor (10th)

Hayley Erbert Hough is a member of the troupe in Dancing with the Stars.


Retrieved from abc.com
Hayley Erbert is from Topeka, Kansas, and has been dancing since she was three years old. She is trained in all styles of dance and her contemporary specialty won her numerous national titles and awards.

While she was still in high school, Erbert competed in Season 10 of FOX's So You Think You Can Dance and made it to the Top 3 Females. Hayley has performed in countless award shows and in film, dancing alongside stars such as Pitbull, Carrie Underwood, and Paula Abdul.

Hayley joined Julianne and Derek Hough on two of their tours, Move Live on Tour, and has since been a troupe dancer in six seasons of Dancing with the Stars. In addition, Hayley has been a part of three Dancing with the Stars: Live! North American tours.

Dancing with the Stars: Juniors[]

In Dancing with the Stars: Juniors, Hayley was the mentor of Kameron Couch and her partner Hudson West. They placed 10th.


Dancing with the Stars 29[]

Hayley performed a Paso Doble with her boyfriend Derek Hough in Week 6.


Dancing with the Stars 30[]

Hayley performed a Tango with her boyfriend Derek Hough for Horror Night in Week 6.



  • Hayley used to do gymnastics.
  • She is afraid of heights.
  • During her first beauty pageant, she finished first runner up Miss Kansas Teen USA.
  • Her dream dance partners are Neil Haskell and Robert Roldan.
  • She is most inspired by Melanie Moore.
  • She is in a relationship with former DWTS pro and current judge Derek Hough.
    • They announced their engagement on 2 June 2022.
    • They married 26 August 2023 in a traditional ceremony at a forest in Monterey County, California.
  • On 7 December 2023, after a performance she became disoriented and was hospitalized. She was diagnosed with a cranial hematoma from a burts blood vessel and had to undergo an emergency craniectomy. The following day she was in stabile condition.