Director of Artistic Engagement
Jen Rossi has been an arts administrator in New York for the past decade. She began dancing at a young age and she continued her studies through college. She graduated from The Ohio State University with a BFA in dance performance and a minor in general business. She went on to receive a Master of Science degree in Arts Administration from Drexel University. Prior to joining the Mark Morris Dance Group, Jen was the Company Manager of Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet. She has also worked for Parsons Dance and Columbia Artists Management. In 2015, Jen joined the Mark Morris Dance Group as the Company Manager. Throughout her time as Company Manager for MMDG she toured with the company to 9 countries and 29 cities across the US. She brings that experience to her new role as Director of Artistic Engagement where she oversees the planning, scheduling, and coordination for the dance group’s performances both locally and on tour nationally and internationally.