Donovan Reed began his dance training at the age of 16. Soon after, Donovan attended college at The University of The Arts, he was awarded his BFA in May of 2016. During his time in college, Donovan participated as an artist in residence at Die Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst, Frankfurt, DE. In addition, he participated in an independent artist program where his training was extended with The Pennsylvania Ballet. Other studies include PHILADANCO!, Eleone Dance Theatre and The Rock School for Dance Education. He has collaborated and performed with Meredith Rainiey & Tania Isaac, Helen Simoneau Danse, and was a guest artist with the Límon Dance Company. Donovan has been a dancer with A.I.M by Kyle Abraham since 2018.