Recent Grants

Dance: FY 2016 Grants Panelists

Art Works I - Panel A
June 3, 2015

Elizabeth A. Aldrich (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Chandler, AZ
 
Heather A. Maloney
Choreographer, Dancer
Artistic Director
Inkub8
Miami, FL

Art Priromprintr
Director of Marketing and Communications
International Festival of Arts and Ideas
New Haven, CT

Malina J. Rodriguez
Producer, Lighting Designer, Technical Theater Specialist
Artistic Director
The Lucky Penny and Dance Truck
Decatur, GA

Rodney E. Trapp
International Business Development Consultant
New York, NY

Boris L. Willis
Chief Artistic Officer, Boris Willis Moves
Associate Professor of Experimental Game Design, George Mason University
Washington, DC

Art Works I - Panel B
June 4, 2015

Christina L. Acosta
Associate Professor of Dance
Hillsborough Community College
Tampa, FL

Dian J. Dong
Associate Director/Education Director
Chen Dance Center
New York, NY

Aleta M. Hayes
Choreographer, Performer
Lecturer, Contemporary Dance and Performance
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA

Paul King  
Co-Founder and Development Manager
White Bird
Portland, OR

Arnecia Patterson (Layperson)
Professor, Lecturer
Department of English
University of Dayton
Dayton, OH

Brent L. Schneider
Choreographer
Acting Chair, Department of Ballet
Professor, Department of Modern Dance
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT

Art Works I  - Panel C
June 4, 2015

Norman Brown (Layperson)
UniServ Director
Virginia Beach Education Association
Norfolk, VA

Jamey C. Hampton
Artistic Director
BodyVox
Portland, OR

Marla B. Hansen
Artistic Director
Idaho Dance Theatre;
Professor
Boise State University
Bosie, ID

John O. Perpener
Dance Historian, Independent Scholar
Washington, DC

Gabriela Poler
Director of Development
Texas State University
Austin, TX

Tamica F. Washington-Miller
Associate Director
Lula Washington Dance Theatre
Redlands, CA

Art Works II - Panel A
November 6, 2015

Arthur Aviles
Artistic Director
The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance
Bronx, NY

Brea J. Cali
Executive Director
Savannah Dance Festival
Founder, BREA CALI
Savannah, GA
 
Julie Schumacher Cohen (Layperson)
Director, Community and Government Relations
The University of Scranton
Scranton, PA

Thaddeus L. Davis
Choreographer and Dancer
Co-Artistic Director
Wideman/Davis Dance;
Assistant Professor
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC

Karina G. Felix Fedele  
Publisher/Editor
World of Dance Magazine
Royal Palm Beach, FL

Zoe Scofield
Choreographer and Dancer
Co-Artistic Director
zoe | juniper
Seattle, WA

Art Works II - Panel B
November 6, 2015

Stephen T. Clapp
Director
Dance Metro DC
Brentwood, MD

Keila C. Cordova
Artistic Director
3 Pony Show/keila cordova dances;
Director
954 Dance Movement Collective
Philadelphia, PA

Wilson Mendieta
Director, Musical Theater Program
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Jason Palmquist
Executive Director
Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
Chicago, IL

Lois Welk
Arts Consultant
Corning, NY

Robert (Bob) Yesselman (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Community Volunteer
Palm Springs, CA

Art Works II – Panel C
March 2, 2016

Norman A. Brown (Layperson)
UniServ Director
Virginia Education Association
Norfolk, VA

Marla B. Hansen
Artistic Director
Idaho Dance Theatre
Professor
Boise State University
Boise, ID

Tamica F. Washington-Miller
Associate Director
Lula Washington Dance Theatre
Redlands, CA