noun. One who facilitates leadership experiences for Ariel. synonyms; thought leader, guide, guru.

Zoe Galle

Zoe Galle


Zoë Galle is a coach and facilitator in Brooklyn, NY with a rich background in community organizing and program management, business, and the performing arts. She combines 25 years of dance experience performing and directing, with her business experience working on strategic development and creative innovation design with entrepreneurs in her practice. Zoë partners with people to help them see where they are blocked to support them in transformation that allows for their authentic self to emerge and mobilizes them to embody their visions and get into right relationship with their power.

Training Experience

Zoë has always been passionate about working with people to develop their inner leadership skills and engage in creative and courageous risk taking in the name of change. She has developed community performing arts programming and provided mentorship to young performing artists in Detroit and designed and facilitated immersive workshops for team building and business development with the company Solve Next.

Theater Experience

Zoë has been making her own work since 2014, performing and choreographing for the stage in San Francisco and New York City. She has shown work in Seattle at Velocity Dance Center, in Santa Cruz at Motion Pacific, the 418 Project, and choreographed for Danny Scheie post grad at the University of California Santa Cruz. She has shown work in San Francisco at the Joe Goode Annex, in New York City at Dixon Place, BAX, Eden’s Expressway, The Nightingale-Bamford School, The Martha Graham Studio, Gibney: Agnes Varis Performing Arts Center and at Rhode Island College.

Education and Credentials

Zoë has completed a Bachelors of the Arts in Community Studies with an emphasis in public art and a Bachelors of the Arts in Fine Art with an emphasis in printmaking from the University of California Santa Cruz as well as a year at the San Francisco Conservatory of Dance. Zoë has completed a 200hr Yoga TT, over 50 hours of training in Ayurveda, 20 hours of training on trauma-informed yoga and mindfulness practices with the Lineage Project, and 15 hours of training on healing justice and peer support from the Black Emotional and Mental Health organization based in Los Angeles.