board of directors
Jillian Estanich (President)
Educator, Chicago Public Schools
"RE|dance explores the human connection within ourselves and our communities by captivating the audience through movement, music, and color."
Michael Estanich (Treasurer, Artistic Director)
International Baccalaureate Coordinator, Chicago Public Schools, Neighborhood Local School Council
Heidi Schlumpf (Secretary)
National Correspondent, Executive Editor and Vice President of National Catholic Reporter, Religion News Association
Lucy Vurusic Riner (Board Member, Executive Director)
Dance Educator, New Trier High School, AAHPERD, IAHPERD, NDA, NEA, NDEO
Jennifer Cleary (Board Member, Fundraising)
Dance Educator, Owner/Founder of Soul Centered Movement LLC, NDEO
"Something I love about RE|dance's work is the way it touches deeply on what it means to be human. Sadness humor, joy, grief, wonder...the roller coaster of human experience is intrinsic in the movement, language, and music in every piece."
Laura Duffy (Board Member)
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
"As a fan and patron of RE|dance for the last 15 years, I wanted to take on a more active supporting role. I love movement and dance and feel that it's important to the mind, body, and soul."