Josef Woodson joined Avenues in the fall of 2018 as a Wellness and Movement (WAM) teacher in the Upper Division. Josef came to us from the Dalton School, where he most recently worked as a hip-hop instructor, teaching children to work creatively and express themselves through movement in an after-school program.
Josef is the Associate Director of the SKIN Dance Company and is a teaching artist for Disney Theatrical Group which produces Frozen, Aladdin and the Lion King on Broadway. He has also served as a Dance Theater of Harlem teaching artist, a group fitness coordinator at Crunch Gym, a dance instructor with Creative Arts and Athletics Summer Camp in NY and an adjunct professor at Queensborough Community College, teaching modern and musical theater dance.
Josef received a Bachelor of Dance Arts from the University of Michigan and is certified in STRONG by Zumba, TRX, Pilates Mat, personal training, and in the Horton Technique Pedagogy from The Ailey School, among others.
In his spare time, Josef enjoys traveling and watching movies.