Jody Cassell is a Teaching and Performing Artist in dance, dancing storyteller, and children’s author of the book Where’s Leon? who has taught creative movement for those ranging in age from infant with parent to elders at 103.  She began her adventures in dance/theatre improvisation while a student at Connecticut College under the direction of Martha Myers, former Dean of the American Dance Festival and continues her ADF connections by teaching youth classes at the Samuel H. Scripps Studio.  She earned a MFA in Dance from New York University School of the Arts, NY and a MS in Dance/movement therapy from Hunter College of the City University of New York.  Jody now takes her sessions in the body/brain connection into work places to help people stay focused, refreshed and motivated throughout their work day.  Jody believes that the more movement possibilities we have, the more possibilities we have in life.  Visit Jody’s website: