Carmen studied Contemporary Dance at the Laban Centre London and graduated with a BA (Hons) degree. She is Artistic Director and Choreographer of the London-Granada based LamatDance Company. She has also specialised in developing creative teaching techniques and in coordinating education projects, working over six years as Creative Agent and Creative Practitioner for Creative Partnerships and the Royal Opera House in London and Essex (2005-2011). Between 2010 and 2012 she directed and coordinated the EU project Interwoven, which involved dancers, choreographers, musicians and visual artists from UK, Spain and Bulgaria. She is currently also working at the ONG Asociación Solidaria Andaluza de Desarrollo (ASAD). Carmen co-founded Danza Vinculados Company, where she works as Artistic Director and Choreographer. She supervises the creative development and collaborates with the team to create new and inclusive ways of working with the groups through dance.