Andreas Böttcher

From Augsburg, Germany, Andreas brings more than 30 years of on and off stage experience to DanceWorks Chicago. After receiving his dance education at the prestigious ballet schools of the John Cranko School in Stuttgart, Germany, as well as the Heinz Bosl Foundation...

Lou Conte

Lou Conte is the founder of the Lou Conte Dance Studio and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, DanceWorks Chicago is grateful for his contribution to dance culture in Chicago. HIGHLIGHTS Sidney R. Yates Arts Advocacy Award (1995) Chicagoan of the Year, Chicago magazine...

Pam Crutchfield

From Chicago, Illinois, Pam is a passionate and active member of the Chicago dance community. She is a 2005 recipient of the Friend of River North Chicago Dance award and has been a volunteer in the Ann Barzel Dance Collection at the Newberry Library. Pam has...

Allan Drebin

Professor of Accounting, Information and Management at the J.L. Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.

Mazen Ghalayini

Mazen joined the DanceWorks Chicago board in 2013.  Although not a native, Mazen has spent most of his life in Chicago and currently resides in the Old Town neighborhood. As a Director and West Monroe Partners’ practice lead for Customer Relationship Management, Mazen...