Speaking in My First 100 Days: Moving Through and Moving Up at 9:45 am for the Ignited Leadership track.
After many successful years in development, arts administration, education, and community outreach with organizations such as Minnesota Dance Theatre, New World School of the Arts, and Miami City Ballet he founded the Inter-American Choreographic Institute (ICI) in 2014. In 2018 he became the Founding Artistic Director of Compañía Ballet Metropolitano de Medellin (Colombia). In 2021, he assumed the role of Principal Managing Director for Sanctuary of the Arts. He is also a recipient of a 2022 Knight Arts Champion Award.