Meet the Private Sector Initiatives Team

Danielle Iwata

Private Sector Initiatives Program Associate
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Danielle joined AFTA in February 2018. Prior to joining AFTA, she was the Development Coordinator and Board Liaison at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival in Becket, MA. There, she also managed the "Art of Photographing Dance," a program for amateur and professional photographers. Prior to working at the Pillow, she interned at Lar Lubovitch Dance Company in New York, NY and the National Museum of Dance in Saratoga Springs, NY.

Danielle graduated with a B.A. in History from Colgate University. Her thesis focused on the role of dance in UK/USSR relations during the Cold War.

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