Erin McElhone (she/they) is a performer, arts administrator, and freelance creator based in Brooklyn. Originally from Dallas Texas, Erin graduated from Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in 2018 and Adelphi University in May 2022 with a BFA in dance and a minor in business. Following graduation, Erin spent the summer at the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival working as the School Programs Intern. She managed the Contemporary and Ann & Weston Hicks Choreography Fellows Programs. In addition to her role at Gibney Erin is the Director of Operations for Moving Forward Dallas, an innovative dance intensive and non-profit organization for young artists founded by Madison Hicks. Erin is passionate about being deeply involved in the contemporary dance world and making more dance happen.