Monika Požek – Founder, Artistic Director
Miguel Cabrera – president, co-founder
Mikel Martínez Gonzalez – financial, co-founder
Monika Požek (Artistic director – choreographer)
She got her first dance training in Slovenia, ballroom dance and show dance, later she was dancing and competing hip hop for 12 years. After obtaining a degree (Adult and continuing education) she moved to Argentina where she began training contemporary techniques and dance improv. At the same time she started to study Dance therapy (at AADT and Maria Fux method) and inclusive dance at IUNA with Susana González. She continued with Danceability teacher training in Finland, training and workshops with Adam Benjamin, CandoCo, Stopgap, Jess Curtis… and collaborating with a wheelchair dance group Zebra (Slovenia).
In 2012 she founds MeetShareDance association in Madrid for inclusive dance and in 2018 creates a dance company MSD. Since 2012 together with international partners she also organizes anual international MeetShareDance workshop festival that has place in different country every year. In 2014/2015 is a Fulbright Schuman researcher on inclusive dance, traveling to Atlanta and working with Full Radius Dance. In 2017 her project MeetShareDance festival won a BeInclusive EU Sport Award. She works and lives in Madrid.