Emily Wanserski has worked with cultural nonprofits, for-profit entertainment entities, higher education institutions, and multiple public agencies. With 10+ years of experience in LA’s creative economy, she collaborates with entrepreneurs and artists to bring light to immediate action items that get them closer to their vision. Selected clients, projects, and employers include: the Annenberg Foundation, BODYTRAFFIC, City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, City of West Hollywood, Ground Grooves TV, Invertigo Dance Theatre, Jim Henson Company, LA Contemporary Dance Company, LA Follies, MashUp Contemporary Dance Company, Royal Shakespeare Company, Suarez Dance Theater, Sundance Film Festival, and WHYTEBERG.
An active member of the LA dance community, Emily is a co-founder of JUMPSTART/LA, an intensive program crafted for early career dancers that aims to empower artists with a deeper understanding of LA’s dance ecosystem and provide insight on essential entrepreneurial and financial skills. Emily has taught at AMDA, CalState LA, Santa Monica College, UCLA, and the University of Michigan. Emily holds dual degrees, BA in Political Science & BFA in Dance, from the University of Michigan.