Salla Saarikangas, Dance Curriculum specialist, hails from Helsinki, Finland. Trained at Balettakademien, Stockholm, she received her MA from the City University of New York and is also a Certified Movement Analyst and Labanotator.
Salla has served on the dance faculties of Tanssivintti (Finland), Connecticut College and Queens College. Her extensive work for Lincoln Center Education ranges from New York City public schools to international teaching artist training. She has been working for The Juilliard School since 2016.