Natalie Desch, (Juilliard BFA, University of Washington MFA,) performed for five seasons with the Limón Dance Company and for eleven seasons with Doug Varone and Dancers in NYC and was a faculty member at Hunter College from 2005-2012. Having taught regularly at various NYC studios including the Limón Institute, Peridance, Dance New Amsterdam, and the 92nd Street Y, she has also been on faculty at summer intensives including those of the Limón and Varone companies, Ballet West Academy, the Bates Dance Festival, the Canadian Contemporary Dance Theater, the Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, and the Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company. Natalie was guest faculty at Weber State University in 2015 and at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts in 2016. She has staged the works of Varone, Limón, and Jiri Kylián on companies and universities around the world, and her choreography has been presented at venues throughout the US. In 2008, Natalie earned her yoga certification from YogaWorks NYC, and she currently on faculty at Salt Lake Community College, Utah Valley University, and Westminster College in the Salt Lake City area.