NAMI KAGAMI who is from Japan, received her initial training at Masako Kaji Dance School and has worked with the RRDC since 1997. She is a graduate of Hofstra University where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Dance with honors. She continued her study at the Alvin Ailey American Dance
Center and at the Peridance Center. Ms. Nami Kagami also has assisted Rod Rodgers and Ms. Kim Grier in master classes and workshops. She has taught at the Harlem School of the Arts (under Ms. Grier's guidance) and in Arts in Education programs.
Alvin Ailey American School、そしてPerrydance Schoolのダンスプログラムをも終え、ROD RODGERS DANCE COMPANYに所属、またYouth Workshopの指導にも携わる。キム・グリア氏のアシスタントとして、New York州の公立（小、中、高）学校、又大学にてダンス教育の指導にもあたる。