Karenne Koo is a dance artist committed to developing and practicing multi-disciplinary approaches to encourage and stimulate the art of inclusive dance as an instrument for building community. She was Co-Founder of Evolve Dance Inc., a NY-based nonprofit dance organization, and served as Executive Director from 2006 to 2017.  While in New York, she managed the Y Dance Program at the Family YMCA at Tarrytown with Evolve Dance and was Co-Producer and performer in the YDance Festivals and Evolve Dance Festivals between 2006 and 2012.  She serves on the Board of Directors of Mettler Studios, Inc. and is a member of the International Association for Creative Dance.  Karenne has conducted creative dance residencies in New York, San Francisco, Vietnam, Indonesia and Peru.  In Tucson, she completed a 3-year dance residency at Arts for All, Inc., a nonprofit arts organization that provides art education for adults and children with diverse abilities and co-directed the Arts for All Adult Dance Ensemble, a performing group of dancers with diverse abilities that regularly presented original works at multiple venues.  Karenne continues to embrace exciting dance adventures by expanding her work with ZUZI Dance, Mettler Studios and various community organizations, both national and international. https://karennekoo.net/