Rebecca Ferrell, Director of Programs

Rebecca (she/her) is a dance advocate, artist, educator, and producer. She holds a BFA in Dance and Choreography from Virginia Commonwealth University as well as an MFA in Dance from Arizona State University. 

As a longtime activist for the arts, Rebecca has served as the Director of the VA Dance Symposium, Co-Producer of the Richmond Dance Festival, dance critic for GayRVA and RVA Magazine, ACDA Central Region Conference Coordinator, Director of Public Relations and Engagement for the University of Illinois’ Department of Dance, Director and Curator of the Flatlands Dance Film Festival, and Executive Director of Dance Metro DC.

Additionally, her arts consulting and management skills have supported organizations, universities, and dance artists throughout the United States.

As a Virginia native, Rebecca is excited to be back in the D.C. area and thrilled to be joining the Dance/USA team as the Director of Programs!