Chiara Gorodesky took up her position at the company in June 2019. She is an attorney qualified in England and Wales and was head of the litigation department at a law firm with offices in London and Moscow before moving to NYC in 2013, where she also held numerous honorary appointments as legal advisor to organizations on a pro bono basis. Chiara’s passion for ballet started at the age of 3 and carried on throughout her life. In 2009, Chiara was invited onto the prestigious committee of the Ballet Association of The Royal Ballet and Birmingham Royal Ballet in London, for which she continues to hold an active role in development. In 2017, Chiara was asked to become Development Director of Met Orchestra Musicians to The Metropolitan Opera. She is also a co-founder of a non-profit organization in England which raised several million Pounds for the benefit of an ambulance service by organizing many events over 8 years. Currently, Chiara occupies several positions as board member to non-profit organizations. Her other great love is that of conservation and she provides development and legal advice to the Turtle Conservancy on a weekly basis. In August 2019, Chiara qualified as a Zena Rommett Floor-Barre® Technique instructor.