College Level Teaching Experience:

Present: Part-Time Faculty at the School of Music and The Theatre School at DePaul University, teaching group classes and private lessons. DePaul SOM bio HERE.

Past: Six years taught concurrently at the American Academy of Dramatic Art (AADA-NY) and The American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA-NY), Two summers: Dance Director of the Summer Musical Theatre Intensive Experience at The New School, NYC. Workshops and master classes at a variety of locations.

Teaching Topics include:

  • Alexander Technique for Performers
  • Managing Performance Anxiety
  • Anatomy & Kinesiology
  • Movement Improvisation
  • Movement for Actors: Creating Physical Character
  • Movement for Actors: Dancing in Character
  • Movement for Actors: Preparing for a Dance/Movement Audition
  • The Hanya Holm Floor Series
  • Early Childhood and Elementary Dance Education
  • Dance and Theatre History



  • Registered Movement Pattern Analyst, Spring 2019
  • MFA in Dance and Somatics, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, August 2017
  • Brain Compatible Dance Education, Summer Dance Institute, Seattle, 2013, 2014
  • AmSAT certified Alexander Technique Teacher 2006
  • DEL Foundations of Dance Education 2004
  • Professional Certificate in Musical Theatre Performance from AMDA-NY 1993
  • BA in Theatre and Music, Sewanee 1991

Service and Awards:

American Society for the Alexander Technique: Conference Planning Committee, Training Standards and Course Requirements Committee, Membership Chair

Distinguished Service Award, June 2020

Full CV available upon request