Dr. Chanel Shanae Green (Ed.D, MA, BA, CPFT) is the Artistic Director of Shanae Arts, a business that equips people in ministry, dance technique & dance ministry, fitness, wellness, and leadership. Shanae Arts is the home of Shanae Arts Ministry Dance Company. Chanel has 15+ years of professional dance experience. Her dance training began as a child as she learned modern dance from her mother. She then began dancing at church where she grew in ballet, modern, and dance ministry. Next, she began dancing with Art In Motion Dance Company (AIM) under the leadership of Cyd Glover-Hill. AIM is where she continued to grow a strong foundation in ballet, modern (Graham), jazz, tap, African, and dance ministry. In her undergraduate years she studied dance at CSU Fullerton with an emphasis in ballet, jazz, and modern (Graham, Horton, and Limon). During graduate school, she danced at CSU Dominguez Hills. Her dance training continues with Master level training in various technical forms. Because of her passion and purpose in dance, she continued her education by earning her Doctorate Degree where she included dance in her research. She is an expert in applying dance and the arts to leadership. She is an instructor (Dance, Sociology, & Women's Studies) and choreographer for community organizations and provides artistic direction to dance ministries. Chanel's background spans the fields of Dance, Sociology (Race & Culture, Family & Marriage), Social Services, Education, and Leadership. She is also a Certified Personal Fitness Trainer and Stretch & Flexibility Coach , Leadership Coach, Author and Speaker.
Shanae Arts Ministry was established in 2010. Shanae Arts Dance Company was established in 2011 and officially began dancing under the company name in 2012. Shanae Arts Dance Company is a faith-based company composed Christian women dancers committed to surrendered worship to Christ! The company is trained in various dance techniques but the main foundation is modern, ballet, and African. Some of the company's works have been seen at Taste of Soul, in concert with Rance Allen, Dr. Bobby Jones Show, California Dance Education Association, KJLH Gospel Brunch, conference with Marvin Sapp, and many community events. #ShanaeArts
Current Members: Treshelle Stanley - Assistant Choreographer & Leader, Tunisia Miller MSW - Flag Leader, and Lauren Hall.