> I debuted as a professional choreographer presenting a piece
as part of the 92nd St. Y's Fridays @ Noon program in 1996.
> From 1997-2009 I served as choreographer and director for
ellen stokes shadle/DanceWorks based in New York City.
> Since 2002, I have served as producer/presenter/curator
of Jump on the DanceWagon.
> I enjoyed an extended relationship with Greenwich Academy in Greenwich, CT from 2004 until 2013 under the departmental direction of Marcia Brooks serving as
artist-in-residence, guest choreographer, and visiting instructor.
I hold a B.A . in Music from William Smith College and a master's degree in Arts Management
from the University at Buffalo: "100 Years of the American Modern Dance Company:
The Institutionalization of Modern Dance in the United States as Presented in the
Single-Choreographer and Repertory Artistic Models".
> I have provided administrative guidance and support to
Hedwig Dances, Jeffry Denman's Denman Theatre & Dance Company, Danielle Russo's Danielle Russo Performance Project, and the Dance Days of Buffalo festival.
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