Venus-Tyané is the Culture and Engagement Director at Desert Sage High School. She is an International Teaching Artist specializing in Foley, Devised Theatre, and exploring Personal Story. She studied Musical Theater in Berlin, Germany and has a B.A in Global Arts & Culture and Global Education. She has worked as a performer for many US productions, including Nickelodeon and Stories that Soar! She has performed in various large productions internationally, from Friedrichstadtpalast to Jazzclub Neukölln. Venus-Tyané worked as the Musical Director for the performing arts school JMEM Berlin, and the subsequent touring production. She has toured throughout Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Estonia, Czech Republic, India, South Korea, and Japan. She has a passion for the arts and people's stories as expressed through their various cultures and is dedicated to making a positive impact that has a world ripple effect.