Jill Michalsky hails from Chester Springs, Pennsylvania and moved to New York City upon graduating from Slippery Rock University in 2009 with a Bachelor of Arts in Dance and a Minor in Communications.  Since moving to New York, Jill has gained extensive experience in Arts Administration and Studio and Theater Management.  She has most notably worked with Lincoln Center, the Baryshnikov Arts Center, Green Space and Dancewave.  Jill is also a Co-Founder and Company member for two dance companies located in New York City – LatticeWorks Dance Collective and Abundance Dance Company. Through her work in the arts, she combines her love and passion for dance with her communication skills.  She has joined Battery Dance as their Studio Coordinator and Development Assistant.  Jill works closely with Battery Dance’s studio renters, coordinating schedules and maintenance for the studio, as well as assisting administratively and developmentally in the office.