Dasan Mitchell has trained and studied at Wayne State University, receiving his bachelor of science in dance. He has worked with many artists / companies nationally and internationally for over eight years. Some of these include Bakalama Dance of Senegal and Deeply Rooted Dance Company. He currently studying the philosophy, pedagogy, and theories of Katherine Dunham, and is in the process of receiving the Katherine Dunham certification. Along with dancing with Wellspring, he is a director of a teen dance company, continuously collaborating with Mad Shak (Molly Shanahan) and a teaching artist for EFA (Education for the Arts) in Kalamazoo, MI.