Janet Lilly

Member, NASD Commission on Accreditation
Elected September 2018, term ends September 2021

Janet Lilly is a professor and Head of Dance at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro.  She joined UNCG after over 15 years at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, where she was instrumental in creating a low-residence MFA program for returning professionals.

A former principal dancer and master teacher with the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company, Professor Lilly has choreographed and taught as a guest artist nationally and internationally. She was the recipient of a 2008-2009 Fulbright Award to India,  and has also served as President of the Iyengar National Association of the United States (IYNAUS) from 2012-2014.

Professor Lilly holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from New York University and a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Michigan.

Updated October 2018