Stephanie Milling is an active arts advocate in the state and nation and received the South Carolina Dance Association’s Advocacy Award in 2012. She is a currently member on the South Carolina Arts Alliance Board of Directors and the Arts Education Council at Americans for the Arts. She has also served on the Board of Directors for the Charlotte Dance Festival, South Carolina Dance Association, South Carolina Dance Education Organization, and grant review panels for the South Carolina Arts Commission and the Arts Council of Fort Worth and Tarrant County. Dr. Milling helped author the 2010 South Carolina Standards for Dance Education, edited the Curriculum Support Document that accompanies the standards, and chaired the Dance Taskforce to create a model of teacher evaluation for dance educators in South Carolina. Dr. Milling’s creative and scholarly work has appeared in venues such as the Joyce Soho in New York City, the D.U.M.B.O. Dance Festival in Brooklyn, N.Y., Piccolo Spoleto, the Annual Conference for the National Dance Education Organization, and the Journal of Dance Education.