Ingrid Rogelstad-Howe - Adjunct Dance Faculty - Fine Arts/ Dance Education
Ingrid received her Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Elementary Education from Central Connecticut State University as well a unique endorsement in dance. She began her career in the performing arts early in life starting with gymnastics and then figure skating, including competing in National figure skating championships. During her figure skating coaching career she has implemented both on and off-ice training that includes ballet, jazz, hip-hop, and Pilates to further train her students. Her dance career started at CCSU, where she now teaches as well, under the direction of Catherine Fellows. Ingrid has studied with Joseph Albano and Julia Fredrick and practices the Albano Method as well as dances in the Annual Albano Ballet’s Nutcracker performance held at CCSU and Mohegan Sun. Ingrid currently is a full time dance teacher at Kinsella Magnet School of Performing Arts teaching grades Pre-Kindergarten through eighth grade, soon teaching up into the high school levels as Kinsella builds its high school over the next four years. Ingrid serves on the Dance Faculty at CCSU teaching FA 412 Fine Arts Across the Curriculum.