Creating , exploring and considering the possibilities —a lifetime of living in the arts as a career . Retired Arts Director developing and instituting a Comprehensive Arts Education program of studies in Dance, Theatre, Musical Theatre, Visual Arts, Creative Writing, Media Arts and Music for K-12 in urban New Orleans, La. for the past 25 years. The program of study is nationally recognized as an arts institution for all students .Retired professional dancer /artist teacher/performer and Arts Integration specialist across the US and Europe.Received an M.A. (California) and B.F.A. Choreographic Design (Louisiana) with extensive studies in fine arts at University of La., Connecticut College, Mills College, Naropa Institute (University) and the University of Washington (Seattle).Dying silk and fabric, designing and painting along with yoga encompassmy life.