University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

Phaleshia Pinder-Fearen


Lecturer
pinderf2@uwm.edu

Phaleshia is an alumnus of the Ko-Thi Dance Company where she performed as a core member for 27 years. While a member of the Ko-Thi Dance Company, she held the positions as Associate Artistic Director/Training, Studio Manager and Artistic Director of Ton Ko-Thi. She has studied with various master dancers and musicians from the United States, Africa and the Caribbean. Phaleshia is a graduate of Alverno College, (2004), in Business and Management. She is a full-time dance instructor at Carver Academy teaching African dance as well as a choreographer.