Mr. Herrera began his studies at the Chicago academy for the arts in 1994-98 where he studied under the direction of Anna Paskevska, Claire Bataille. He was also trained at the School of American Ballet and San Francisco Ballet school. Mr. Herrera received the prestigious Princess Grace award at 19 years old.
He was a soloist at the Joffrey ballet and danced with Houston ballet as a Principal dancer for nine years. Currently Mr. Herrera is a guest artist both nationally and internationally.