McKenzie Baird is a native to Indiana who loves the hospitality and downright friendliness of the Midwest. She received her bachelor's degree in dance from Point Park University, and her Master of Fine Arts in Dance from Florida State University. She blends a combination of technical acuity with proprioceptive and bio-mechanical training to help students achieve their personal best. As a project-based choreographer, McKenzie has set works in cities across the U.S., including New York City, Seattle (Velocity), Chicago (NorthSide), and here at home (Motus Dance Theatre and MamLuft & Co).
McKenzie is also a Pilates certifying instructor focusing on helping artists use the Pilates method to cross-train and support their arts.
Instructor of Dance
MFA, Florida State University