Sarah joined Dancing Classrooms in its early years as a Teaching Artist, and worked for over a decade as a full-time dance educator in NYC public schools.

Sarah Billings Wheeler

Finance Manager

sarah@dancingclassrooms.org

Sarah Billings Wheeler is a dance artist and educator bringing her passion for arts education as well as her administrative skills to Dancing Classrooms. With training in ballet and modern dance, her dance career began as an independent DanceSport professional, competing in International Latin and Theater Arts. Having spent the past several years supporting Dancing Classroom’s fundraising efforts, she originally joined Dancing Classrooms in its early years as a Teaching Artist before moving on in 2005 to work for over a decade as a full-time dance educator in the New York City public schools. Sarah earned her MFA in Dance-Creative Practice from Saint Mary’s College of CA, her MA in Dance Education from New York University, and her BA from Barnard College in Psychology. She holds a NY State Dance teaching license and is currently completing her Master Practitioner certification in Language of Dance® where she hopes to contribute to the educational use of motif notation while expanding her experience at DC in non-profit administration.