Roxann Morgan Rowley completed her MFA in dance at George Mason University and her BA in dance at George Washington University. She is the Artistic Director for Next Reflex Dance Collective, an award winning and long standing collaborative dance company in Fairfax, VA. Her work has been performed at Nationally and Internationally recognized venues and festivals throughout the area including The Kennedy Center, The Harman Center for the Arts, The Cool NY/White Wave Festival, The Workhouse Arts Center, George Mason University, James Madison University, Dance Place and The Jack Guidone Theater. She has been on faculty at James Madison University, George Mason University, Fairfax County Public Schools Institute for the Arts and Lucy Bowen McCauley Summer Dance Institute. Currently she teaches for the George Mason University, University of Mary Washington, and directs NOVA Dance Company for Northern VA Community College. She is also a newly appointed member of the Fairfax City Commission for Women.