A UW-Milwaukee faculty member since 1999, Dani Kuepper was herself once a UW-Milwaukee dance student. As a student, Dani performed a solo at the National American Dance Festival at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. Dani is currently an Artistic Director of Danceworks Performance Company (DPC) in Milwaukee in which she joined in 1998. Apart from being an influential faculty member at UWM, Dani also has a significant presence in the local Milwaukee community. She has enjoyed collaborating with different art genres such as the Milwaukee Opera Theater, Present Music, and Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra etc. Dani continues to be an incredible dancer and choreographer in the Milwaukee community and beyond while teaching in our close vicinity of UWM.