Born in the Netherlands, Truus Geraets studied Curative Education, Eurythmy, and Eurythmy Therapy in Germany and Switzerland. After her numerous trainings, she worked in Holland and Scotland, after which she started a Home for Special Children in Germany. Putting herself at the service of Eurythmy, she relocated to the United States in 1975 to work as a Eurythmist. She later on traveled to South Africa, co-founded the first Waldorf School in a black township, and worked there for 10 years. In 1993, she settled back to the US – where her Eurythmy work expanded beyond North America, with regular visits to China since 2016.