Dance Faculty

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Jolie Long

Jolie Carlton
Chair of Department of Dance and Professor of Dance

B.A., Mary Washington College;
M.F.A., Florida State University




Madia CooperMadia Cooper
Interim Chair of Dance and Professor of Dance

B.F.A., Brenau University
M.F.A., The College of Brockport: State University of New York






Diane Callahan

Diane Callahan
Affiliate Facutly of Dance and Artistic Director of Gainesville Ballet






John StreitJohn Streit
Affiliate Faculty of Dance







Whitney Caison
Adjunct Faculty of Dance







Amy Jacques
Adjunct Faculty of Dance







Kristi Petty
Adjunct Faculty of Dance







Christen Weimer
Adjunct Faculty of Dance






Darrell Morris

Darrell Morris
Dance Production


















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