Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Emily Wanserski graduated from the University of Michigan with a dual degree in Dance and Political Science. In August 2011, Emily joined Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre as the company’s Managing Director – http://www.HeidiDuckler.org. In 2012, Emily represented the company at the Internationale Tanzmesse NRW in Dusseldorf, Germany and CINARS festival in Montreal, Canada. Emily spearheaded the company’s project design for Dance/USA’s Engaging Dance Audiences Program, which is funded by the Doris Duke Foundation and is a contributor to KCET’s Artbound Cultural Journalism Platform. Prior to her move to the west coast, Emily worked for Parsons Dance and Keigwin + Company and presented original work in New York City, Atlanta, Ann Arbor, and Detroit.