Through song, dance and storytelling, Dzeli creates visceral and emotional work rooted in the earth. Dzeli has performed, taught, led workshops and hosted events interweaving community, activism and the arts for many years. Dzeli has a Masters in Creative Inquiry and Social Activism from the Experimental Performance Institute at New College of California in San Francisco and a Bachelors in Statistics and International Sustainable Development from Cornell University. She is also an Accounting Consultant and, since 2004, has been assisting entrepreneurs to align their businesses with their values and to streamline their internal systems. Dzeli came of age in the circus and dance world of San Francisco and is eternally grateful to be a part of Earthdance and all of its magic. She lives in Cooperstown, NY.