CEO and founding artistic director of “Dancing
Between the Lines,” is a nationally known dancer,
performing artist and artist educator.
A graduate of Florida
State University, Kimberli holds a Bachelor of Fine Art
in Dance. In addition, she has studied with such notables
as Peggy Lymon, Antony Morgan, Clifford Schulman, Ken
Genado, Linda Davis, Dorothy Vislocky, Woody McGriff,
David Dorfman, and Dr. Pearl Primus, learning the dance
techniques of Martha Graham, Jose Limon, Bella Lewitsky
and others. The study of these various improvisational
and performance techniques along with the study of classical
ballet, inform her eclectic movement style.
As a performing artist,
Kimberli has toured extensively, performing and presenting
workshops and residences for many major presenters both
nationally and internationally. She appeared with the
critically acclaimed Liz Lerman Dance Exchange, Washington,
D.C. from 1988 to 1996 as an ensemble dancer and soloist.
As the company’s first associate artistic director,
Kimberli directed both site specific and theatrical performance
events that included members of the host community. Kimberli
also played a leading role in developing as well as teaching
the curriculum for the company’s national training
institute on teaching dance in community settings.