In 2005 Nettie and her younger sister Hannah formed the Nevaeh Dance Company, recognized today as Nevaeh Dance Circus. Since the conception of the NDC Nettie has served as its artistic director. Nettie is responsible for much of the company's choreography, handmade costuming and props. Aside from being a performer, Nettie is also an instructor. Nettie has 26 years of dance education and has studied under instructors such as Juliette Lauzier of the Maine State Ballet, Debi irons of Art Moves, Joanna Patterson of Casco Bay Movers, Jennifer McMahon of the Green Mountain Ballet, and Vickie Perreault and Bruce Tracy of the Gorham Dance Studio of Maine.
In 2009 Nettie began to study the art of hoop dance, a form of flow art that is rapidly growing in the United States. She has taken in person workshops and online classes from instructors/world renowned performers Brecken Rivara, Dustin Huble, Deannne Love and Lisa Lottie.