Kathleen Pender graduated from St. Olaf College in May with a B.A. in Dance and is now living in Minneapolis. In her junior year at St. Olaf, she studied dance in Ghana at the University of Ghana-Legon. She is deeply interested in dance education and performance as she continues to feel the impact of invaluable mentors through dance. Kathleen teaches dance at the Northfield Arts Guild as well as assisting for Young Dance.