Susie Garifi holds a MA in Dance Education from New York University, a BA with a major in Dance from Colorado State University and studied with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in their Independent Study Program. She carries a strong interest in the fundamental values of dance and community and strives to create productive and supportive experiences that use dance as a vehicle to form connections. Susie is part of the dance faculty at Colorado State University and dances professionally as a company member in IMPACT Dance Company where she also acts as an Outreach Coordinator of their program ‘Every Voice Matters’. She is also a certified Vinyasa yoga instructor and carries the values of somatic practices through all of her teaching and learning experiences.
Susie is excited to return to Impulse Dance and Fitness and is looking forward to sharing her love of dance and yoga with the community!