Rachel Dugan received her training from Joffrey Ballet School, Steps on Broadway, The Ailey School, and The Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance. Ms. Dugan was selected to be a member of The Martha Graham Dance Ensemble where she toured the country dancing Ms. Graham’s most iconic works. Rachel was the founder/artistic director of The Nest for 10 years, a non-profit dance organization in the Philadelphia area. Upon relocation to Kansas, she continues to work with KC Contemporary Dance where she serves as Outreach Coordinator. Ms. Dugan currently teaches at the University of Kansas and First City Dance Center. She holds her MFA in dance from St. Mary’s College of California as well as her 500-hour yoga, Body Mind Dancing, and Dance Production Management certifications. Rachel is grateful to have the opportunity to be in the studio working with dancers in any capacity.