Brad Foster loves sharing the joy of dance through his teaching. He started teaching in his teens and running events in his twenties. Brad is co-founder of the Mendocino Country Dance Camps (the predecessor of Hey Days) and was Executive and Artistic Director of the Country Dance and Song Society for 28 years; he was Program Director For English Week ten times between 1986 and 2013. Brad has traveled throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe as a teacher of English country, morris & sword, and contra dance. He founded New London Assembly in 2013, and more recently the New Home Ball in 2019.