Curriculum Vita

Education

 

2014               Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas

                       M.F.A. in Dance

 

2011               Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas

                       B.F.A. in Dance with Texas Educator Certificate (Dance 8-12)

Academic and Professional Appointments

 

2020                Visiting Assistant Professor

                        Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas

                        Department of Dance

2017-present   Festival Administrator

                        Texas Dance Improvisation Festival

                        Texas Christian University, Texas Woman's University, University of North Texas

2017-present   Adjunct Professor

                        Tarrant County College, Fort Worth, Texas

                        Department of Dance - Connect Campus

2017-present   Lead Yoga & Pilates Instructor

                        Fit-N-Wise

                           Decatur, Texas

2014 - 2019.   Adjunct Professor

                          Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas

                          Department of Dance

 

2014 - 2016     Associate Professor

                        Collin College, Plano, Texas

                        Department of Dance

2015-present   Yoga Instructor

                        Inspire Yoga

                           Denton, Texas

 

2013 - 2014     Graduate Teaching Assistant

                        Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas

                        Department of Dance

 

2012 - 2014     Publicity Coordinator

                        Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas

                        Department of Dance

 

2012 - 2013     Graduate Assistant

                        Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas

                        Department of Dance

 

2012                Marketing Intern

                        Denton County Transportation Authority

                        Lewisville, Texas

 

                        Graduate Assistant

                        Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas

                        Department of Commuter Services

 

2011 - 2012    Contemporary Jazz Dance Instructor

                       Texas Woman's University Community Dance Center, Denton, Texas

2011               Student Teacher, Choreographer

                       Lee High School, San Antonio, Texas

                       Instructor and choreographer for dance classes and team classes.

 

2010               Intern

                       Austin High School, Austin, Texas

                       Instructed and choreographed for dance classes.

 

Certifications
 
2020-present   RYT 500

                           Yoga Alliance | Inspire Yoga School | 300-hr Teacher Training Graduate

 

2019-present   YACEP

                        Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider

 

2015-present   E-RYT 200

                        Yoga Alliance | Inspire Yoga School | 200-hr Teacher Training Graduate

 

2011-present   Texas Educator Certificate

                        Dance (8-12)

                        

 

Awards and Honors

2017-18           Honorarium Recipient

                        TWU Dance Alumni Concert

                        Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas

 

2014                Excellence in Choreography Scholarship Award

                        Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas

 

2010                Opening Door Dance Theater Scholarship for Choreographic Excellence

                        Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas

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Skills

 

Adobe Creative Suite

InDesign, Photoshop, Lightroom, Illustrator

 

Microsoft Office

Word, PowerPoint, Excel

 

Social Media Marketing

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest

 

Additional Skills

Graphic Design, Photography, Website Design, Festival Organization & Planning

Websites

Photography

erikarecordphotography.com

Yoga

flowwitherika.com