BOARD OF DIRECTORS

  • Nigel Lythgoe
      Nigel LythgoeCo-Founder

      Executive Producer of “American Idol”. Co-Creator, Executive Producer, and Judge on “So You Think You Can Dance.”

    • Adam Shankman
        Adam ShankmanCo-Founder

        Director / Producer, “The Last Song,” “Step Up 3D,” “Hairspray,” “A Walk to Remember,” and “The Wedding Planner.”.

      • Terry Lindholm
          Terry LindholmChairman

          Co Founder, President of Go 2 Talent Agency

        • Julia B. Strickland
            Julia B. StricklandSecretary

            Partner at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

          • Melissa Reynolds-Hunt
              Melissa Reynolds-HuntTreasurer

              SVP of Finance at MRC Studios

            • Anita Mann Kohl
                Anita Mann Kohl

                Producer, Director, Choreographer

                Founder Anita Mann Productions

              • Jane Jelenko
                  Jane Jelenko

                  Retired Partner and former board member KPMG, LLP. Board member of Cathay Bank and SunAmerica Funds

                • Nelson Diaz
                    Nelson Diaz

                    Manager and Producer, BTB Management

                  • Dr Lori Baudino, BC-DMT
                      Dr Lori Baudino, BC-DMT

                      Licensed Clinical Psychologist & Board Certified Dance Movement Therapist.

                    • Tina Finkelman Berkett
                        Tina Finkelman Berkett

                        Co-Founder/Co-Artistic Director BODYTRAFFIC Dance Company

                      • Fabrice Calmels
                          Fabrice Calmels

                          Joffrey Ballet Principal Dancer

                        • Renae Williams Niles
                          Renae Williams Niles

                          Associate Dean, Administration USC Kaufman School of Dance

                        • Catherine Josey
                            Catherine JoseyExecutive Director

                          ADVISORY BOARD

                          • Jenna Elfman
                              Jenna ElfmanActress
                            • René Jones
                                René JonesDirector @ UTA Foundation
                              • Amy Fitterer
                                  Amy FittererExecutive Director - Dance USA
                                • Patricia Ward Kelly
                                  Patricia Ward KellyCreative Director, Gene Kelly: The Legacy
                                • Susan McGreevy-Nichols
                                  Susan McGreevy-NicholsExecutive Director National Dance Education Organization
                                • Jeff Thacker
                                    Jeff ThackerDirector / Producer
                                  • Melissa Lake
                                    Melissa LakeExecutive Director, ONEHOPE Foundation