Nancy Ng

Director of Community Engagement
Luna Dance Institute
Berkeley, California

Nancy Ng is the Director of Community Engagement, and a professional learning faculty member with Luna Dance Institute in Berkeley, California. She facilitates workshops, and coaches teaching artists and teachers. As a former co-director and choreographer of San Francisco’s Asian American Dance Performances she presented the work of artists; directed outreach programs; and choreographed dances which delved into Asian female stereotypes, immigration and racism. Ng is co-founder of MPACT (Moving Parents and Children Together), Luna’s nationally-recognized program for families in the child welfare system. Ng helped author California’s VAPA Early Learning Foundation’s, and was a reviewer for the National Core Arts Standards. Ng’s leadership service includes California Dance Education Associations past president, California Alliance for Arts Education board member, and editorial review board member for National Dance Education Organization’s journal, Dance Education in Practice. She is a 2017 Milestone leadership award recipient from the National Guild of Community Arts Education.