Elle Macy is from Huntington Beach, California. She studied at Orange County Dance Center and on scholarship at Pacific Northwest Ballet School. She attended summer courses at the School of American Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Nederlands Dans Theatre and Pacific Northwest Ballet School. Elle joined Pacific Northwest Ballet as an apprentice in 2012 and was promoted to corps de ballet in 2013 and soloist in 2019. Elle has won awards from Youth America Grand Prix, Spotlight Scholarship Competition, and Dance Masters of America. In 2019, Elle performed with Seattle Dance Collective for its inaugural season.