Laquimah VanDunk studied at Dekalb School of the Arts, Austin Peay State University and
University of Utah. She currently teaches Introduction to African American Studies, works in
Operations for a nationally touring dance competition and is the current chair of the Bates
Dance Festival Advisory Board. Laquimah has collaborated, performed, and toured with a
variety of artists. Her choreography has been performed in Tennessee, Salt Lake City,
Kunst-Stoff Arts in San Francisco, Chez Bushwick in New York City, Arizona State University,
and Bates College.