Staff

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shannon hummel, Aristic director

 

Shannon Hummel is a choreographer, arts educator and the Founding Artistic Director of Shannon Hummel/Cora Dance.

 

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michelle grazio, managing director

 

Michelle Grazio received her Bachelors of Arts in Dance from James Madison University in 2006 before moving to New York City and pursuing a career in Arts Administration.

 

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kelsey kramer, communications & programs manager

 

Kelsey Kramer is a dancer, choreographer, arts educator and administrator.

 

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nahisha mccoy, programs assistant

Nahisha McCoy-Freeman is a mother of three sons, a wife and a published author whose been a resident of Red Hook Houses for almost 19 years.

 

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Teaching Staff

SARAH BURKE

SHANNON HUMMEL

YANCY GREENE

KEON WASHINGTON

EMILY CRAVER

JUNIE KENWORTHY

Board of directors

MARCIA SMITH - PRESIDENT

VANESSA ADATO - TREASURER

KATIE WILLIS - SECRETARY

SEVERN CLAY

MESHA LAIDLOW

NAHISHA MCCOY

DONNA RETTLE

consultants

KATIE DEAN, GRAPHIC DESIGN

NADIA TYKULSKER, TECHNICAL SUPPORT

MARY LOWMAN, TECHNICAL SUPPORT

KATIE HOUFF, PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT

STEVE PISANO, PHOTOGRAPHY

BOARD OF Advisors

KELLY BARTNIK

MOLLY BLEIDEN

KATIE DEAN

TINA FALLON

CALIA MARSHALL

ANDREA REIBEL

KAREN ROSS


opportunities

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

Seeking an Education and Community Programs Manager. Application Deadline Saturday, June 17th. APPLY

internships

Cora Dance accepts high school, college, and post-grad interns on a rolling basis interested in pursuing Arts Administration, Production, Arts Education, and Media. All interested candidates can apply by sending a resume, cover letter (detailing area of interest), and references to Managing Director, Michelle Grazio at info@coradance.org.

volunteers

Cora Dance is always seeking community members interested in helping to fulfill Cora's mission. Volunteers can send an email detailing area of interest to Managing Director, Michelle Grazio at info@coradance.org. Volunteers are regularly needed for staff support and for special events.