Maile has been teaching Freestyle Barre at the Cal Poly Recreation Center since 2018. In January 2020, she started teaching a new contemporary jazz class at the Recreation Center to give students more opportunities to dance. Maile graduated from Cal Poly with a bachelor’s in biochemistry and is currently a research associate in the Cal Poly Civil and Environmental Engineering (CE/ENVE) Department. Maile has been a dancer since she was a young nugget in Homer, Alaska. In college, she became a member of the Cal Poly Orchesis Dance Company and has continued to be a member for the past four years. Her passion for movement and fitness drove her to become a certified barre instructor in 2017.