Recent Grants

Dance: FY 2011 Grants Panelists

Access to Artistic Excellence2, Panel A
November 1-3, 2010

Mary Cochran
Chair and Artistic Director, Department of Dance
Barnard College/Columbia University
Bronx, NY

Sara Coffey
Director
Vermont Performance Lab
Guilford, VT

Johann Jacobs
Executive Director
Ballet West
Salt Lake City, UT

Linda Machida (Layperson)
Grants Director
Pasadena Educational Foundation
Altadena, CA

Angel Mercier
Program Director, Performing Arts Series
Johnson County Community College
Overland Park, KS

George Nunes
Nonprofit Fundraising Consultant
Seattle, WA

Access to Artistic Excellence, Panel B
November 3, 2010

Sara Coffey
Director
Vermont Performance Lab
Guilford, VT

Johann Jacobs
Executive Director
Ballet West
Salt Lake City, UT

Linda Machida (Layperson)
Grants Director
Pasadena Educational Foundation
Altadena, CA

George Nunes
Nonprofit Fundraising Consultant
Seattle, WA

Access to Artistic Excellence FY 11, Panel A
June 7-11, 2010

Jill Eathorne Bahr 
Resident Choreographer
Charleston Ballet Theatre 
Charleston, SC

Daniel Buraczeski
Choreographer
Associate Professor, Division of Dance
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX

Juliette Crump (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Missoula, MT

David Hochoy
Choreographer, Educator
Artistic Director
Dance Kaleidoscope
Indianapolis, IN

Virginia Johnson
Dancer, Editor
Artistic Director
Dance Theatre of Harlem
New York, NY

Gregg Lizenbery
Choreographer
Director, Graduate Chair of Dance
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI

Elvi Moore
Founder and President
The Laurel Fund for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

Amy Dupain Vashaw 
Audience & Program Development Director
Center for the Performing Arts 
Penn State
State College, PA

Deborah Vaughan
Dancer, Choreographer
Founder and Artistic Director
Dimensions Dance Theater
Oakland, CA

Access to Artistic Excellence FY 11, Panel B
June 11, 2010

Jill Eathorne Bahr 
Resident Choreographer
Charleston Ballet Theatre 
Charleston, SC

Daniel Buraczeski
Choreographer
Associate Professor, Division of Dance
Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX

Juliette Crump (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Missoula, MT

David Hochoy
Choreographer, Educator
Artistic Director
Dance Kaleidoscope
Indianapolis, IN

Gregg Lizenbery
Choreographer
Director, Graduate Chair of Dance
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI

Elvi Moore
Founder and President
The Laurel Fund for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

Deborah Vaughan
Dancer, Choreographer
Founder and Artistic Director
Dimensions Dance Theater
Oakland, CA