Board of Governors
A trained dancer with an eye for what works, Eboni Nichols combines her Chapman University B.F.A. in Theatre and Dance with years of experience spent in front of the camera and on stage. A California native, Eboni has toured the world and performed with many of today's top artists including Beyoncé, Jennifer Lopez, Usher and many more.
For television, Eboni has choreographed all four seasons of the hit CW show Jane the Virgin, as well as the ABC sitcom Fresh Off The Boat. She has choreographed pieces for The American Music Awards, The Latin Grammys and campaigns for Apple, Walgreens, McDonald's and CoverGirl. She assisted with choreography for the blockbuster film Girls Trip and most recently, Eboni's choreography has appeared in the record-smashing action adventure film Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle. In 2018, her work will be featured in the Universal Pictures comedy Night School as well as campaigns for Pepsi and Crocs' Come as You Are campaign featuring Drew Barrymore.
Eboni became a member of the Television Academy in 2014. Her support for the creation of the Choreography Peer Group yielded her an invitation to join the elite four-member Peer Group Executive Committee. She counts this prestigious appointment as both an honor and a privilege in her career.