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Dance Council

Dance Council


The Council is responsible for the ongoing professional development of members who are involved in dance programs and dance curriculum.



  1. Determine the top needs of professionals in the Council’s area of expertise.
  2. Develop an annual professional development plan.
  3. Plan programming for the state conference. Solicit presenters and ensure presentation proposals are submitted on time.
  4. Plan and implement professional development opportunities outside of the state conference as appropriate.
  5. Contribute articles for publication in Association communications.
  6. Maintain a current and robust set of professional development resources on the Council’s dedicated page on the Association’s web site.
  7. Nominate a slate of award candidates in the Council’s area of expertise.

2020-2021 Goals

To be updated


Resources  Operating Codes

Committee Members

Name Twitter Handle Organization Role (membership)
Haggard, LeAnn @ North Central High School (5451) Chair (Current)
Tennessen, Daniel @bigtennphysed Frederick Douglass School 19 (5674) Sponsor (Current)
Iannarelli-Shea, Dawn @ Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center (5222) Member (Current)
Jones, Diana @ Anderson University Member (Current)
McCullough, Teresa @ Indiana State University Member (Current)
McKinley, Kalie @kaliemckinley Can Run Elementary (KY) Member (Current)
Ryan, Lauren @ Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis Member (Current)
Sanders, Gary @ St. Josephs College Member (Current)
Swinford, Rachel @rock_e_top IUPUI Member (Current)
Mills, Bryan @ North Central High School (5451) Candidate (Past)
For more information, contact:     LeAnn Haggard Last updated: 03/15/21