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BOARDS & STAFF

ICONS INTERNATIONAL

CHOREOGRAPHERS ADVISORY BOARD

 

Our honorary members come from different backgrounds, genres, generations and nations, yet we are unified in our efforts to achieve excellence and foster progressive thinking in choreography.

 

Annabelle Lopez Ochoa (BELGIUM/ COLUMBIA)

Interim President

 

Kyle Abraham (USA)

Interim Vice President

 

HONORARY MEMBERS:

 

Debbie Allen (USA), Tatiana Baganova (RUSSIA), Ronald K. Brown (USA), Jiri Bubenicek (CZECH REPUBLIC), Deborah Colker (BRAZIL), David Dawson (UK/ GERMANY), Neil Ieremia (NEW ZEALAND),  Lorenzo Rennie Harris (USA), Liz Lerman (USA), Ashely Lobo (INDIA) Hans Van Manen (NETHERLANDS),  Arsen Mehrabyan (ARMENIA)Krzysztof Pastor (POLAND)Stephen Petronio (USA)Rinana Raz (ISRAEL), Amelia Rudolph (USA) Toru Shimazaki (JAPAN), Christian Spuck (GERMANY), Jo Stromgren (NORWAY),  Ea Torrado (PHILIPPINESS),  Osnel Delgado Wambrug (CUBA)Yuan Yuan Wang (CHINA)

 


 

STRATEGIC PLANNING ADVISORY BOARD

BUSINESS EXECUTIVE BOARD

 

Naima Prevots, Ph.D., President,

Distinguished Dance Scholar, USA

 

 

James E. Armstrong, IV, President

Attorney at law, Partner, Locke Lord LLP

 

George Jackson, Vice President,

Distinguished Dance Critic, USA

 

Michael C. Lillys, Vice President

Managing Director, RBC Capital Markets, LLC

Member Board of Trustees, Pennsylvania Ballet

 

Douglas Yeuell, CEO and Producing Director,

Atlas Performing Arts Center, Washington DC, USA

 

 Rondi Walker, MD 

 

Rainer Woihsyk,

CEO and Producing Director,

Noverre Society for Choreographers, Stuttgart, GERMANY

 

 

Kristopher McDowell,

CEO & Producing Director

KMP, Inc. USA

 

 

Regina Zhirui Zou, PhD

Ballet Department Chair

Beijing Dance Academy, CHINA

 

Jacek Luminski, PhD
Associate Dean
Dance Theatre Department, Bytom, 
Stanislas Wyspianski National Academy of Theatre Arts, Krakow, POLAND
 

 

 

STAFF

Vladimir Angelov, Founder and Executive Director

 

Rebecca Lallande, Executive Assistant
Camilla Acquista, Programming and Content Editor Contributor
Asami Seki, International News Contributor
Diana Moveius, Operations Director, ICONS Choreographic Institute

 

Boris Willis, Director of Media Technology
Charles Scheland, Senior Researcher and Global Database
Theo Kossenas, Director of Web Development and Management

 

Dance Journalists and Contributing Writers:

Lisa Traiger (USA), Christina Lindenmuth (Australia) Jessica Teague (UK/Germany)
Laura Chappelle (France) Althea Skinner (South America)

 

Kora Alfonseca, Graphic Design;  Paul Gordon Emerson, Dance Art Photgraphy
Margaret Riddle, Treasury and Bookkeeping; Ken Smith, CPA, Tax and Accounting
Julie Agurkis, Senior Researcher & US Databasing
Jessica Acolin, Researcher; Alison Eigsti , Researcher; Cecily Lo, Researcher