Amanda Beaty is a founding member of Gaspard&Dancers, performing with the main company from 2009-2014, during which she contributed to the creation of five new works and served as the company’s rehearsal director.  In recent years, she has also performed with Renay Aumiller Dances (RAD), The Kearns Dance Project, and The Bipeds, and taught movement classes at Raleigh’s venerable multi-arts non-profit, Arts Together.  She became a full-time student once again in 2015, and will graduate from Duke University with a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in May 2018. She finds joy and fulfillment in helping others move to their fullest potential.