"I’m thrilled to be joining GALLIM at this exciting moment. I’m a longtime fan of Andrea’s work, inspired by its deep heart, verve, and daring. I look forward to working in partnership with Andrea and the GALLIM team to bring her dynamic vision to new platforms as we leverage the incredible season we have ahead and shepherd the company to the next stage of growth and success."
Andrea Lodico Welshons
Andrea Lodico Welshons joins GALLIM as Executive Director and now leads the company in partnership with Artistic Director Andrea Miller. Prior to GALLIM, Andrea served as Executive Director of KEIGWIN + COMPANY (K+C) for nearly nine years, working closely alongside Artistic Director Larry Keigwin. Andrea’s creative and strategic vision, along with her commitment to collaboration and innovation helped shepherd K+C from an emerging organization and distinguished her as a leader in the field. Andrea has been featured on panels at Capacity Interactive’s Digital Bootcamp, Dance/USA’s annual conferences, Dance/NYC’s Town Halls, and more. She was selected to serve as a mentor through Dance/USA’s Institute for Leadership Training in both 2014 and 2015 and was a member of Dance/USA’s Board of Trustees and Chair of the Managers Council. Andrea has a BA from Connecticut College where she danced with choreographers including Dan Wagoner, David Dorfman, Jeremy Nelson, and Heidi Henderson. She previously worked in development at New York City Center, the Paul Taylor Dance Company, and City Parks Foundation. Andrea is also a registered yoga teacher and teaches throughout NYC.