Dance Alum Caroline Meinert Named Artistic Director in Tennessee

Caroline Purcell Meinert (BFA dance, 2017) has been named Artistic Director of Ballet Arts in Jackson, TN. She discovered her passion for teaching while studying at the UMKC Conservatory. Caroline has also trained with the Joffrey Ballet, Memphis Ballet, American Ballet Theater, Orlando Ballet, Kirov Academy and the Radio City Rockettes and performed with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.