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Mathew James

Leadership and Projects Coordinator


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Mathew James holds his MFA from NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Professional Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Duke University, BA from Loyola Marymount University, and 300-Hr Yoga certification from The Perri Institute of Mind & Body. As a professional dancer, Mathew has toured internationally and domestically, in addition to working with notable artists and brands such as: Bill T. Jones, Shannon Gillen of VIM VIGOR, Sonya Tayeh, Diesel Jeans and Disney Channel. Mathew is currently a Faculty Member at Peridance in NYC, while simultaneously pursing his career in nonprofit management as an administrator and development consultant. Prior to joining the Van Alen team, Mathew has served as the Executive Assistant to the Chief Curator at Large of MoMA/Director of MoMA PS1 and Center Administrator & Program Coordinator to Peridance Capezio Center.