Emily Wexler is a Bessie nominated choreographer, dancer, writer, and educator. Her work has been seen in a variety of settings from MoMA PS 1 to the cafeterias of Senior Citizen Centers. As a performer she has worked primarily with Kim Brandt, Rebecca Brooks, Ishmael Houston-Jones, Yvonne Meier, Jen McGinn, and Ryan McNamara. She is on faculty teaching Choreography, Critical Dance Studies, and Art and Social Justice at the University of The Arts in Philadelphia, Long Island University in Brooklyn, and the School of Visual Arts in New York. She has a B.A. and M.F.A in dance from Hollins University.