The Team

Edith Wolf Perez – Founder & Chair

Edith Wolf Perez is a cultural journalist specializing in dance and has published numerous articles in various journals and newspapers. She is a current PhD candidate at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna.

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Katy Geertsen – Founder & Secretary

Katy Geertsen is a dedicated professional dance artist and teacher who enjoys exploring the benefits of all aspects of dance and the arts for individuals and their communities around the world. She believes dance and the arts can provide each individual with a means of expression, communication and a pathway to a healthier life.

Oliver Peter Graber – Deputy Chair

Oliver Peter Graber is internationally active as a composer, musician and dramaturge.

www.graber-op.eu

Gudrun Schweigkofler Wienerberger – Deputy Secretary

Gudrun Schweigkofler Wienerberger has been the director of the Musisches Zentrum Wien since 2011.

www.musisches-zentrum.at

Katie Dedich – Treasurer

Katie Dedich is a passionate and creative psychologist who focuses on understanding individual abilities, experiences, and motivation.

Barbara Stüwe-Eßl – Advisor

Barbara Stüwe-Eßl has been working for the Interessengemeinschaft (IG) Freie Theaterarbeit since 1999.

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Franz Otto Hofecker – Advisor

Franz Otto Hofecker's work and publications focus on cultural policy, cultural economics, cultural promotion, cultural statistics and specialized fields such as music schools, regional cultural promotion, state and private cultural promotion.

Begoña San José – Advisor

Begoña San José is committed to a healthier world and has dedicated her professional career to health and health innovation.

www.beandgo.eu

Ruth Mateus-Berr – Partner

Ruth Mateus-Berr is currently leading the international artistic research project "DEMEDARTS Dementia.Empathy.Education.Arts".

www.demedarts.com

Johannes Gregoritsch – Advisor

Johannes Gregoritsch works at the Austrian Social Insurance. He is also a lecturer on legal issues, among others at the Sigmund Freud University.

Clare Guss-West - Partner

Clare Guss-West is a co-director and founder of the Dance & Creative Wellness Foundation.

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Andrew Greenwood – Partner

Andrew Greenwood is a co-director and founder of the Dance & Creative Wellness Foundation.

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Eldridge Labinjo – Partner

Eldridge Labinjo is a co-director of the Dance & Creative Wellness Foundation.

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Bea Robein - Partner

Bea Robein is an opera singer and the founder and director of ArtWave.

www.artwavewellness.com

Jennifer Davison – Partner

Jennifer Davison is an opera singer and the founder and director of ArtWave.

www.artwavewellness.com