92Y Instructor Biography

Susan Gingrasso

Susan Gingrasso, MA, CMA, LOD Certification Specialist and Professor Emeritus (University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point), received NDEOs Outstanding Dance Educator Award in Higher Education in recognition of her ability to build relationships among disciplines and develop student-centered dance education practices. Her research focuses on how we develop dance literacy through applying Language of Dance and Laban Movement Analysis to dance education. The Associate Director for the Language of Dance® (LOD) Center, USA, Susan organizes and teaches LOD and Developing Dance Literacy courses for Dance Education Laboratory (DEL) in New York City. Susan serves as the Director of Resources Review for National Dance Education Organization and Treasurer for the International Council of Kinetogaphy Laban (ICKL).