Artistic Director, IMPACT Dance Company
Candra Preshong began her training in Northern Virginia, studying under Michelle Sarson, Mark Mejia, Linda Kintz, and with various professional teachers/choreographers through workshops locally and nationally. After attending Point Park University and finishing her degree in psychology at George Mason University, Candra began teaching and having success at the regional and national level with her choreography, winning special awards at the solo and group level. Candra co-founded Fusion Dance in 2006, and through this professional company her choreography graced the stages of the Lincoln Theater, the Lang Theater, the Lisner, the Jack Guidone, and the Ernst Cultural Center. In 2009, Candra co-founded IMPACT Dance Company, a pre-professional company with unique and dynamic choreography, technical excellence, and unparalleled artistry.