BOARD OF DIRECTORS & STAFF

  • 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

                  • Craig Greiwe
                      Craig Greiwe

                      Senior VP, Rogers & Cowan

                    • Fabrice Calmels
                        Fabrice Calmels

                        Principal Dancer, Joffrey Ballet

                      • Renae Williams Niles
                        Renae Williams Niles

                        Associate Dean, Administration USC Kaufman School of Dance

                      • Kevin Ng
                          Kevin Ng

                          Managing Director, Morgan Stanley

                        • Charlene Achki-Repko
                            Charlene Achki-Repko

                            Retired: Group Advertising Director, Hearst Magazines

                          • Catherine Huang
                              Catherine Huang

                              VP, Business & Legal Affairs at Giant Spoon

                            • Julie McDonald
                                Julie McDonald

                                Co-Founder McDonald Selznick Associates (MSA)

                              • Catherine Josey
                                  Catherine JoseyExecutive Director

                                ADVISORY BOARD

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

                                    Licensed Clinical Psychologist & Board Certified Dance Movement Therapist.

                                  • James Fink
                                      James Fink

                                      Managing Partner / CEO Optikal

                                    • Tina Finkelman Berkett
                                        Tina Finkelman Berkett

                                        Co-Founder/Co-Artistic Director BODYTRAFFIC Dance Company

                                      • Kate Worthey
                                          Kate Worthey

                                          Director, Strategy at Giant Spoon

                                        • Randi Stecki
                                            Randi Stecki

                                            Senior Recruiter at Michael Page

                                          • Glorya Kaufman
                                              Glorya Kaufman

                                              Philanthropist, Glorya Kaufman Dance Foundation

                                            • Jenna Elfman
                                                Jenna Elfman

                                                Actress, Dancer

                                              • Wendy Newman
                                                  Wendy Newman

                                                  Innertaining Media