Born in Portland, Oregon, and raised in Denver, Colorado, Gillian Ebersole is a dancer and choreographer, as well as a poet, dance critic, and researcher. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles with a dual degree in Dance and English. Performed on stages in Los Angeles, Denver, and Paris, her choreographic work merges her love for language and movement. She trained with Denver contemporary dance company Wonderbound, Los Angeles Contemporary Dance Company, Gibney, and Bill T. Jones. She is a certified yoga instructor and has taught both dance and yoga in studios and community spaces. Gillian currently works for Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival as the Marketing Coordinator for Community Engagement and The School.