Gregory Youdan Jr. (he/him) works at the intersection of dance, science and advocacy. He identifies as a gay, latinx, non-disabled, cisgender Dominican American. As a dancer, he toured domestically and internationally for over 13 years. Greg is a graduate of the dance program at Hofstra University and holds Masters degrees in motor learning/motor control and applied statistics from Teachers College, Columbia University. Greg is the research and advocacy coordinator for Dance/NYC. He capitalizes on his dance and research experience to advocate for dance at the City and State levels with Dance/NYC while promoting the organizational values of justice, equity and inclusion.