Alicia Graf Mack, a contemporary dancer and former Alvin Ailey dancer and Howard County native, has been named the director of the Juilliard Dance Division.
Her new role will begin July 1.
Graf Mack, who was most recently a visiting assistant professor of modern dance technique at Webster University in St. Louis and an adjunct dance professor at the University of Houston, is a former leading dancer of Dance Theatre of Harlem and Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. She has also been a principal dancer with Complexions Contemporary Ballet and a guest artist with Alonzo King’s LINES Ballet.
“I feel deeply honored to work with some of the...