Our Team Members

Dance Instructors and Staff

Jessica Bird

Zumba

Jessica Bird is a former gymnast, Jessica Bird has been dancing for over 22 years.

Bree Blevins

Smooth, Rhythm, Ballroom, Social, Salsa

For over 20 years, Bree Blevins has pursued dance as both a career and personal dream.

Adam Cornett

Argentine Tango

Adam Cornett has traveled to Buenos Aires eight times and studies a lot during each trip.

D'Leene Deboer

West Coast Swing

D'Leene Deboer (Day-Lean) has been a dancer for over twenty years as a ballerina, country western and west coast swing dancer.

Julie Donovan

Zumba

Julie Donovan is a licensed Zumba Instructor.

​Brittany Fasulo

Zumba

​Brittany Fasulo has been playing competitive sports and dancing since childhood.

Joshua Faulkner

Ballroom, Latin, Smooth, Ryhthm, Swing, Salsa, Social

Joshua Faulkner has been a professional dance instructor for over 20 years

Shawn Gardner

Private dance lessons, Pro/Am, singles & couples competition, wedding dances, show dances, International Ballroom & Latin, social partner dances, kids dancing classes, performances teams coaching. 

Shawn Gardner began dancing in Tillamook, OR in 1990. She's now a professional dance instructor with over 24 years teaching experience and specializes in sharing the joy & benefits of dance with people of all ages and skill levels.

​Marina Hampton

Salsa, Bachata, Youth, Teams

​Marina Hampton has worked with great choreographers from Los Angeles, New York, and Seattle.

​Eric Hayden

Ballroom, Latin, Smooth, Rhythm, Swing, Social, Teams

​Eric Hayden has been training under his primary coach Sunnie Page as well as Shawn Gardner, Mark Richman, David Semken, and Valentine Bachvarov.

​Mark Lowes Baker

Ballroom, Latin, Smooth, Rhythm, Salsa, Country, Social

​Mark Lowes Baker is one of Portland’s top and most accomplished competition ballroom instructors.

Sunnie Page

Ballroom, Latin, Smooth, Rhythm, Swing, Social

Sunnie Page won five international standard titles at the US National Championships in the style cumulatively known as "International Standard.”

Miles Schofield

Ballroom, Latin, Argentine Tango, Salsa, Bachata

During his 20+ years of dancing, Miles Schofield has competed in over 20 styles of dance and received training in over 40.

Aaron Siebol

Ballroom, Latin, Argentine Tango, Salsa, Bachata, West Coast Swing

Aaron Siebol teaches Ballroom, Latin, Argentine Tango, Salsa, Bachata, West Coast Swing

Rebecca Skalsky

Ballroom, Latin, Rhythm, Social

Rebecca Skalsky trained in ballroom in Ohio, she has competed in International latin, American rhythm, and International standard as well as social styles such as East Coast swing.

Miguel Vazquez

Casino Rueda, Cumbia, Salsa, Bachata

​Miguel Vazquez started his dancing career in Mexicali BC. developing his salsa skills with famous teachers from Cuba, Mexico, Europe and the US.

Paul Venecia

Salsa, Bachata

Paul Venecia's love of dance came from watching his parents at Tejano dances and watching them move around the dance floor with ease.

Dave Watson

Ballroom, Latin, Smooth, Rhythm, Social & Theater Arts

Dave Watson has been a professional Ballroom Dance Instructor since January 1973.

​Haley Wayt

Ballroom, Latin, Smooth, Rhythm, Social

​Haley Wayt earned first place in every Youth Latin event she entered in the 2010 World Pro/Am Championships.

Jeanette Weirsma

Essentrics, Stretch & Core, Workout with Jeanette

Jeanette Weirsma has worked in fitness since 2007, and is certified as a Group Fitness Instructor and also as a Personal Trainer through AFAA.