Board and Staff

2018-2019 Board of Trustees

Larry Moore / President

Avis Horjus / Vice President

Barbara Chen / Treasurer

Brenda Smith / Secretary

Carlos Arroyo

Beth Cook

Lisa Linstrom

John Liu

Tanis Morris



Jan Asai / Executive Director

Jan Hurst / Artistic & School Director

Hannah Pass / Office Manager

Louise Angus / Receptionist

Riley Witham / Receptionist

Laura Branfield / Rehearsal Assistant



Carol Arroyo

Molly Bartley

Laura Branfield

Martin Ervin

Jan Hurst

Shaun Keylock

Amara Malcom

Rebecca Malcom

Riley Witham



Are you interested in joining the Board?

Columbia Dance is always looking for a “good fit” with members of the community interested in serving on the Board of Trustees.

Columbia Dance frequently seeks directors who can provide professional advice and/or assistance in the following areas:

  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Professional Development
  • Human Resources
  • Grant Writing
  • Government and Civic Affiliations

Board members are expected to commit 5 to 8 hours of service toward board related activities each month. In addition, they assist as needed with special one-time only and ongoing projects. If you are interested in serving on the board, please contact Larry Moore, Columbia Dance Board President at