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coach amal

lead dance & swim coach

As a childhood athlete, artist and academic, Coach Amal trained in dance, swimming, soccer, volleyball and tennis throughout university, and was a classical dancer who performed with several professional companies, including Alvin Ailey, Paul Taylor, Jose Limon and David Parsons in New York City.

Born in Casablanca, Morocco, and raised in California, she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Currently, Amal is Head of Development for Via Mar Entertainment, an advisory board member for True + Living Media, a founding board member for the With Compassion Foundation in association with Friends of the Dalai Lama, and a Horizon Award Juror in association with the Sundance Film Festival and Women in Film.

She is excited to pass on her experience and love of dance and swimming to the students of JMG!