Chandler Proctor was born in Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina. He studied dance in North Carolina until 2013, when he moved to Houston to join Houston Ballet II. He then joined Tulsa Ballet for the 2015-2016 season. In 2019 Proctor was promoted to soloist. This will be Chandlers first season with Cincinnati Ballet. With Tulsa Ballet, he has performed in works by renowned choreographers such as Jiří Kylián, Nacho Duato, Derek Deane, Wayne McGregor, Ma Cong, and Edwaard Liang.