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Phaleshia Pinder-Fearen

Lecturer, Dance


Business & Management, Alverno College
MA, Education, Corcordia University Wisconsin


Phaleshia Pinder-Fearen has been teaching at UWM in the PSOA since 1994.  She is certified in dance education through UWM PSOA and a full-time license dance teacher in MPS/Roosevelt Middle School of the Arts.  She is an alumna of Ko-Thi Dance Company where she performed as a core member for 27 years and worked in many other positions including Associate Artistic Director. She studied with numerous master dancers and musicians from the Continent of Africa, America, and the Caribbean.  She earned her B.A. from Alverno College in Business and Management and a Master’s Degree from Concordia University Wisconsin in Education/Reading.