Frederick Curry MA, CMA, is an Assistant Professor in the Mason Gross School of the Arts Dance Department. He is also on faculty at the Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies. He serves on the Board of Directors of the National Dance Education Organization, the Professional Advisory Committee of the Dance Notation Bureau, and is a proctor/adjudicator for the NYCDOE Arts Achieve dance performance assessments. In New York, he danced with Nancy Zendora and Rod Rodgers, among others, and performed leading roles in The Vengeance of Mami Wata by Rose-Marie Guiraud, and Owl in Love by composer Jon Deak. His choreography was presented at Dixon Place, the American Dance Guild Performance Festival, Merkin Concert Hall and La MaMa, and he was a 2006 U.S. State Department Cultural Envoy to Uganda.