Amelia Rudolph holds two degrees in comparative religion; a Bachelor of Arts from Swarthmore College and a Master of Arts from the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley. She founded Project Bandaloop in 1991. In June 1998, Project Bandaloop climbed El Capitan performing Peregrine Dreams on the headwall of the Shield. The company has performed with the Houston Symphony and for the United Nations conference on global climate change in Buenos Aires. Rudolph is an artist leader in Creative Capital’s Professional Development Program.