Recent Grants

Dance: FY 2019 Grants Panelists

Art Works - Panel A
June 04, 2018

John Albert Borstel
Independent Consultant
Faculty Associate
Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts
Arizona State University
Silver Spring, MD

Lawrence Jackson
Assistant Professor of Dance
Theatre and Dance Department
University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL

Hilarie Neely
Artistic Director
Footlight Dance Center
Ketchum, ID

Jennifer Carlynn Kronenberg
Ballet Teacher/Coach
Co-Founding Artistic Director
Dimensions Dance Theatre of Miami
Miami, FL

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

Andre Zachery
Assistant Professor, Guest Artist
VCU Dance and Choreography
Virginia Commonwealth University
Brooklyn, NY

Art Works - Panel B
June 04, 2018

Maura Garcia
Dancer/Choreographer/Artistic Director
Maura Garcia Dance
Lawrence, KS

Reginald J Harris (Layperson)
Community Life Senior Manager
The Community Builders
Cincinnati, OH

David Hochoy
Artistic Director
Dance Kaleidoscope
Indianapolis, IN

Josh Neckels
Executive Director
Eugene Ballet
Eugene, OR

Candace Elyse Thompson
Instructor/ Teaching Artist
Discalced, Inc.
Brooklyn , NY

Kathy Vreeland
Founder and Director
Reformation Dance Company
Cheyenne, WY

Art Works - Panel C
June 05, 2018

Phil Chan
Arts and Culture Director
IVY
Brooklyn, NY

Jessica Chao (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Philanthropic Advisor
Lotus & Grain, LLC
Ridgewood, NJ

Sage Crump
Program Specialist
Leveraging a Network for Equity (LANE)
National Performance Network, Inc.
New Orleans, LA

Kurt Andray Douglas
Associate Professor
Boston Conservatory
Allston, MA

Hannah Kosstrin
Assistant Professor
Department of Dance
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Edward Gregory McPherson
Executive Director
Island Moving Company
Middletown, RI

Art Works II Panel A
Nov 13, 2018

Andre C. Bouchard
Founder, Walrus Arts Management
Commissioner
Arts Commission
Washington State Arts Commission
Vancouver, WA

Asia Freeman
Adjunct Faculty
University of Alaska at Anchorage
Homer, AK

Colleen C Furukawa
Vice President, Programming
Maui Arts & Cultural Center
Kula, HI

Jeffrey H. James (Layperson)
Arts Patron, Retired Arts Administrator
Philadelphia, PA

Vershawn Sanders-Ward
Artistic Director/CEO
Executive Artistic Director
Red Clay Dance Company
Chicago, IL

Aparna Sindhoor
Dancer/Choreographer and Artistic Director
Navarasa Dance Theater
Somerville, MA

Art Works II Panel B
Nov 13, 2018

David J Henry (Layperson)
Arts Patron
Foster, RI

Toby McNutt
Choreographer
Burlington, VT

Onye Ozuzu
Dean, Professor of Dance
College of the Arts
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

Sahasra Sambamoorthi
Choreographer, Artistic Director
Navatman Dance
Jersey City, NJ

George Staib
Professor of Pedagogy
Theater, Dance and Movement Studies
Emory University
Avondale Estates, GA

Alyssa Wealty (Layperson)
Communications Specialist
Depression Center
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
Ypsilanti, MI

Art Works II Panel C
Nov 14, 2018

Ashley SK Davis
Artistic Director
Delaware Institute for the Arts in Education
Wilmington, DE

Micah Ariel James
Education Manager
Hancher Auditorium
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

Laurel Lawson
Artist
Tucker, GA

Jim Leija
Director of Education & Community Engagement
University Musical Society
Ann Arbor, MI

Patrick Makuakane
Director
Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu
San Francisco, CA

Ed Noonan (Layperson)
Arts Patron
Helena Presents
Helena, MT