Angela Gonzales is the Founder and CEO of Chance to Dance. Growing up with a passion for dance, Angela created this non-profit organization with the hope of providing inclusive access to a quality dance education for all students. Angela uses dance as a catalyst for building peer relationships, increasing confidence and empowering youth within the community. As a means of maintaining her own relationship with students Angela prioritizes choreographing and teaching each class that Chance to Dance has to offer. Using dance to build community, and bring individuals together will always be her primary focus.
MARIA GONZALES DIRECTOR OF YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
Bio coming soon.
JUSTIN GONZALEZ DIRECTOR OF MARKETING & EXPANSION
Justin Gonzalez is a passionate educator that believes every student should have as many opportunities that allow them to express themselves and bring out their passions. Whether it be in the classroom, through the use of technology, extracurricular activities, and even dance, students should be able to have the opportunity to explore different avenues to foster creativity. After many conversations with founder, Angela Gonzales, Justin saw that his values aligned with that of the organization and wanted to invest in the work of Chance to Dance. In 2018, Justin joined the Chance to Dance team to assist with marketing and expansion efforts to grow and highlight the amazing things that Chance to Dance does within their program and beyond.
LAUREN IULIANO DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS
Lauren Iuliano is the Director of Operations for Chance to Dance. Beyond her appreciation of spreadsheets and organization; Lauren’s professional development revolves around facilitating and reinforcing healthy self-worth through mindful awareness and positive activities. All of which aligns with Chance to Dance’s mantras and daily practices. Through dance, we aim to empower youth, which exceeds the four walls of the studio.
Liberty Cultural Center, 6445 27th Pl, Berwyn, IL 60402