Candace Williams is a native of Eastern Pennsylvania and the youngest of three siblings. Her earliest ventures into dance included opportunities to study and perform at renowned institutions such as Philadanco, Princeton Ballet School/American Repertory Ballet, and The Ailey School. She is the recipient of the 2008 ACDA/Dance Magazine Outstanding Performer Award, and has received critical acclaim from local and national media outlets for her work with dozens of choreographers over the span of her artistic career.
Candace holds a Bachelor of Arts in Dance Education from New Mexico State University, and recently completed her Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from Gwynedd Mercy University. She has instructed dancers of all ages in schools and studios across the country, and is currently a licensed Occupational Therapist specializing in neurorehabilitation for children and adults.