Meet The Team

RJC Dance has a staff team of 5 supported by freelance artists. We work in partnership with many organisations across the city of Leeds and internationally.

Kathy Williams

Kathy Williams

Director

Established in 1993, Kathy is a founder member of RJC Dance & key developer of it's Youth Provision made up of young people aged 4 years-19 years. Kathy became Director of RJC Dance in 2011.

Originally from Manchester, Kathy is a British Olympic gymnast who represented Great Britain in the Los Angeles Summer Olympic Games in 1984. Following her acclaimed International Gymnastics career Kathy retired after the World Student Games in Zagreb in the summer of 1987 and began training at the Northern School of Contemporary Dance, qualifying with a BPA. From her own inspirations, as an Olympic Gymnast she dedicates her career today going above and beyond to provide young people with life changing experiences, creating access to the arts & creative industries.

Kathy is a qualified therapeutic counsellor, youth worker, artistic gymnastics coach and she has acquired the Diploma for Connexions Personal Advisors.