Thomas Ford is a NYC-based dance artist and writer. He is the founding director of companyONE, a pre-professional training program, and year-round faculty at the Joffrey Ballet School (NY). His choreographic work has appeared at venues like the Joyce Theater and the Ailey Citigroup Theater, and most recently been presented at Next@Graham, the Peridance APEX Showcase, the Capezio A.C.E. Awards and the STEPS Performance Lab. His writing has appeared in ELLE, Dance Magazine, Dance Spirit and the Brooklyn Rail.
Thomas has a BA in communications from Marymount Manhattan College and is currently pursuing an MFA in dance at Hunter College. The National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts (NFAA/YoungArts) recognized him as a Presidential Scholar.