Faculty for Dance

Esther Baker-Tarpaga

Assistant Professor
MFA, University of California, Los Angeles
MA, University of California, Los Angeles
BA, Bowdoin College

Lauren Grace Bakst

Lecturer
BFA, Hollins University
BA, Hollins University

Kim Bears-Bailey

Associate Professor
BFA, The University of the Arts

Douglas Becker

Master Lecturer

Sidra Bell

Master Lecturer
MFA, Purchase College
BA, Yale University

Peter Bertini

Associate Professor
MFA, Philadelphia College of Performing Arts
BS, State University of New York

Nicole Bindler

Senior Lecturer
BA, Hampshire College

Jennifer Borish

Lecturer

Donna Faye Burchfield

Director
Professor
MFA, Texas Christian University
BFA, Texas Christian University

Robert Burden

Master Lecturer

Martha Chamberlain

Senior Lecturer

Dinita "Princess Di" Clark

Senior Lecturer
BFA, The University of the Arts

Kyle Clark

Master Lecturer
CER, The University of the Arts

Sabrina Collins

Senior Lecturer

Heidi Cruz-Austin

Senior Lecturer

Jessica Daley

Lecturer
BFA, The University of the Arts

Wayne St. David

Jazz Dance Coordinator
Associate Professor
BFA, The University of the Arts

Tommie Waheed (Evans)

Visiting Assistant Professor

Manfred Fischbeck

Adjunct Associate
BA, Freie Universitat Berlin

Meg Foley

Adjunct Assistant

Meredith Glisson

Master Lecturer
MFA, Falmouth University
BA, Hollins University

Laura Bowman

Senior Lecturer

Curt Haworth

Modern Dance Coordinator
Professor
MFA, New York University
BA, University of California

Rochelle Haynes

Lecturer
BFA, The University of the Arts

Gary Jeter

Lecturer
BFA, The University of the Arts

Niall Jones

Adjunct Assistant
MFA, University Illinois Urbana
BFA, Virginia Commonwealth University.

Tara Keating

Senior Lecturer
BFA, Juilliard School

Jung-eun Kim

Adjunct Associate
MFA, Hollins College
MA, Hollins College
BA, Hansung University

JungWoong Kim

Senior Lecturer

Ronen Koresh

Adjunct Associate

Lori Lahnemann

Senior Lecturer
MED, Temple University
BA, Temple University

Donald Lunsford

Master Lecturer
BFA, The University of the Arts

Connie Michael

Associate Dean
Assistant Professor
MA, Liverpool John Moores University
BS, Northern Illinois University

Denise Murphy

Adjunct Assistant
MFA, University of North Carolina At Greensboro
BS, New York University

Shannon Murphy

Senior Lecturer
BA, Point Park University

Andrew Pap

Emeritus Faculty

Jillian Peña

Adjunct Assistant
MFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
MPHIL, Goldsmiths University
BA, Hollins University

Sara Procopio

Adjunct Associate
MA, Hollins University
BA, Hollins University

Meredith Rainey

Master Lecturer

Johnathan Raiss

Master Lecturer
AA, Community College of Philadelphia

Dawn Reid

Lecturer
BA, Temple University
CERT, University of Phoenix

Michael Sheridan

Ballet Coordinator
Dance Coordinator
Assistant Professor

Suzanne Slenn

Adjunct Associate

Amy Smith

Master Lecturer
BA, Wesleyan University

Olivier Tarpaga

Senior Lecturer

Katie Swords Thurman

Assistant Professor
MFA, Hollins University
BFA, North Car Sch Arts

Sasha Welsh

Senior Lecturer
MFA, Temple University
BA, Swarthmore College

Emily Wexler

Adjunct Associate
MFA, Hollins University
BA, Hollins University

Anne White

Assistant Professor

Jesse Zaritt

Assistant Professor
MFA, Hollins University
BA, Ponoma College