Client Testimonial – Q&A with CityDance

Alexe Nowakowski President and CEO of City Dance

We recently sat down with Alexe Nowakowski, President & CEO of CityDance to learn more about their relationship with Sandy Spring Bank.

Please tell us about your organization.

I'm the President & CEO of CityDance, a nonprofit dance institution serving the National Capital Region. At CityDance, we train young dancers for professional careers and create opportunities that provide equitable access to dance education and performance.

Did you know?

  • CityDance DREAM provides access to world-class arts education and resources to students living in high-poverty DC neighborhoods. 
  • CityDance Conservatory is an audition-only professional training program and the recipient of numerous awards.
  • CityDance will celebrate its 30th anniversary in 2026.

How has working with Sandy Spring Bank impacted your business?

We’ve experienced many benefits working with Sandy Spring Bank including the online convenience of remote deposit and the digital security features of Business Online Banking. We are also impressed by the friendly, dedicated and responsive service team with whom we work. 

Sandy Spring Bank makes taking care of our needs a top priority and goes above and beyond to make sure our business runs smoothly, from scheduling trainings to providing friendly, reliable customer support.

Describe Sandy Spring Bank in one word.


To learn more about CityDance please visit their site and if you’re a nonprofit looking for a financial partner, visit here to learn more about the many benefits of working with Sandy Spring Bank. 

Sandy Spring Bank and DanceCity are not affiliates. They are not related through complete or partial common ownership, joint venture partnership and/or strategic business partnership. No party will have any right, power or authority to assume or incur any obligations or liabilities, express or implied,on behalf of or in the name of the other.