leadership & board

Guiding our organization forward, staying connected to our roots


Executive Leadership

BBT's administrative team supports the organization's operations and enables our artistic staff to bring meaningful dance experiences to our community.


Ali Taylor Lange

Executive Director

Eddie Hopely

School Administrator

Courtney King

Arts Administrative Assistant


Board of Directors

BBT’s Board of Directors is comprised of Bay Area community members who are dedicated to supporting the mission of the school and helping BBT promote the value of rigorous dance training in a nurturing environment to students of all ages and backgrounds. If you are interested in learning more about Board involvement, please contact Executive Director Ali Taylor Lange (alitl@berkeleyballet.org).


Chad Coerver

Interim President


Mimi Leinbach


Fraser Bonnell

Lorna Kollmeyer

Tienne Nierlich

Claire Lucy Readhead

Megan Siems

Ciana Wilson

Yukiko Yamanishi