Annika Presley, originally from the Netherlands, holds an MA in Sign Language Linguistics and has a passion for the performing arts and education. During her 8 year tenure as the Education Director at AXIS Dance Company, Annika brought high quality outreach and education programs to youth and adults with and without disabilities all over the world. Annika currently works as the Managing Director for Amy Seiwert’s Imagery, a contemporary ballet company based in San Francisco, CA. Annika continues to teach dance and drama in various forms, and is specialized in working with youth and adults with disabilities. In her free time Annika loves to read, cook for friends and family, and appreciate the beauty of life in all its forms.