Shorty McCruiston, Calloway County, KY "Liza Jane," 1965. Bill Parker Collection BP-OR-002-001
Deborah Denenfeld holds degrees in Philosophy and Hassidic Studies and Business Administration. She has been teaching folk dancing since her teenage years and since 1993 has worked as a Dance Artist-in-Residence in Kentucky schools.
Deborah is sharing her findings through her school-based artist-in-residence teaching in eastern Kentucky and in other parts of the state, lesson plans for use by other public school teachers, and dance workshop events such as Berea's Christmas Country Dance School