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  • Director of Recruitment, School Of Dance
  • Assistant Professor, School Of Dance
  • Undergraduate Honors Thesis Advisor

Internal Service

  • Faculty Advisor to Student Club. Faculty Advisor, 12/15/2021 - present. Department service.
  • Chair of Search Committee for Music Director, School of Dance. Chair, 09/01/2021 - present. Department service.
  • CFA Grants Committee. member , 08/01/2021 - present. College service.
  • UROP Grant Committee. Reviewer/Member, 07/01/2021 - 12/31/2021. College service.
  • Concert Director, Utah Ballet II April 2021. Concert Director , 02/15/2021 - 04/25/2021. Department service.
  • Search Committee, Morales Fellowship. Member, 01/01/2021 - present. Department service.
  • National recruiting for the Ballet Program including virtual round tables for Regional Dance America, The Ballet Alliance, and The Grand Jete Competition. Responsibilities include arranging audition locations throughout the country, traveling, conducting the live auditions, and a Questions & Answer session in each city. Virtual auditions run concurrently and include viewing and adjudicating ten to twenty minute video submissions of 300+ dancers in 2021. Recruitment Director, 01/01/2021 - present. Department service.
  • UROP reviewer. Reviewer of applicants to the UROP Grant , 11/13/2019 - 12/04/2019. College service.
  • Undergraduate Committee. Member , 08/24/2019 - present. Department service.
  • Men's Program Committee. Chair, 07/01/2019 - present. Department service.
  • Undergraduate Committee. 07/01/2019 - present. Department service.
  • Pedagogy Committee. Member , 01/01/2019 - present. Department service.
  • Search Committee for Tenure-Track Professor. member, 01/01/2019 - 04/14/2019. Department service.
  • Graduate Program Committee. Member , 08/24/2018 - 07/01/2019. Department service.

Community Partnership

  • In my role as Recruitment Director, I host tours of the Marriott Center for Dance to local, national, and international perspective students and their families. Additionally, I tour to an average of 5 cities per year to host University of Utah Ballet Program auditions. These communities include, Washington D.C., Boston MA., San Francisco CA., Seattle WA., and Boca Raton Fl. These are done specifically to bring a broader engagement from students from across the nation back to our local SLC community. 07/01/2019 - present

Honors & Awards

  • ABT® Affiliate Teachers, an honor given to ABT® Certified Teacher that presented students for examinations and passed with High Honors. American Ballet Theatre, 05/31/2018
  • ABT® Affiliate Teacher, an honor given to ABT® Certified Teacher that presented students for examinations and passed with High Honors. American Ballet Theatre, 05/31/2017

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