PhD. Choreographer, educator, dance historian, since 2008 teaches Dance Composition and Dance History at Jāzeps Vītols Latvian Academy of Music. Master’s degree in Choreography was received at JVLMA, has completed doctoral studies at Latvian Academy of Culture and has got PhD Doctoral thesis: “Modern Dance in Latvia in the First Part of the 20th Century”.
As a professional dancer and choreographer worked in different dance styles; was artistic director of dance company Allegro (1997-2010); with contemporary dance performances has participated in international dance festivals.
She has participated in several local and international scientific conferences and has published research articles. She is currently assisting to Julie Brodie in the Latvian folk dance notation project.