Adjudicators
and
Officials

  
Igor Suvorov Adjudicator - Huntington Beach, CA
   

Irina Suvorov Adjudicator - Huntington Beach, CA
Former Russian Modern, Latin and 10-Dance Champion; Professional Standard British Open Rising Star Champion, Asian-Pacific Champion and US Representative to the World Championships. Currently, World-class DanceSport coach, adjudicator and organizer of Desert Classic DanceSport Championships (Palm Desert, California). Originally from Moscow, Russia. Moved to USA in 1990. Now live in Huntington Beach, CA. 

Elizabeth C Knoll Adjudicator - Portland, OR
After turning professional in 1985, Beth became 1991 US National Professional Standard Champion. Among other accomplishments are the titles of 5-time US representative to World Championships, 8-time undefeated International Grand Champion, and featured performer on “Championship Ballroom Dancing." Beth went on to become an American Style Smooth Champion, a finalist in all major US Championships. Championship Certified (Fellow--Terpsichore) in all Styles. World-class Adjudicator--WDC. US National Invigilation Committee.  

Jurga Pupelyte Adjudicator - S San Francisco, CA
   

Steve Vasco Adjudicator - San Jose, CA
   

Viktoria Franova Adjudicator - Denmark
   

Zenia Antonov Adjudicator - Russia
   

Cecilia Giovacchini Adjudicator -
3 TIME US FINALIST
GERMAN OPEN R/S CHAMPION
US R/S NATIONAL CHAMPION
BLACKPOOL RISING STAR FINALIST
U.K. OPEN RISING STAR FINALIST
INTERNATIONAL R/S BRONZE MEDALIST
NATIONAL JUDGE FOR NDCA
CO-ORGANIZER THE DIAMOND CLASSIC  

Lena Kosovich Adjudicator - Los Angeles, CA
   

Stephen Cullip Adjudicator - Danville, CA
Twice U.S. Professional Standard Ballroom Champion. Thirteen times U.S. representative to the Worlds Professional and Worlds Amateur Standard Championships. Fourteen times Grand Finalist, U.S. Professional Standard Championships. Junior, Amateur, and Professional U.S. Champion. 

Ava Kaye Chairman - San Francisco
   

Borbala Bunnett Deck Captain - California
Following a successful career as an amateur competitor, Borbala turned professional and is currently competing in the Open Smooth category. In addition to her busy practice and competition schedule, she is also a full time employee of one of the ‘Big Four’ consulting firms, serving the company’s most strategic clients. She holds a BA in Economics and an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. When she can, she fits a weekend of deck captaining into her schedule, including several USA Dance National Championship events and other USA Dance/NDCA competitions.

 

Mark Weiss Emcee - Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
  Mark Weiss
Mark is a championship certified adjudicator with Terpsichore Standard, Latin, Smooth, Rhythm and Theatre Arts, was International Latin Rising Star Champion and Open Latin finalist at the United States Dancesport Championships and was a choreographer for season 1 and 2 on Foxs "So You Think You Can Dance".

In addition to his dancesport experience,he also runs his company Frogmouth Productions, Inc., providing production services for dancesport events across the country.
With his wife Viola he is a proud father of Four.
 

Brent Mills Music Director - Arizona
Brent Thomas Mills and “Sound Stream are the music coordinators for over 50 different DanceSport events nationwide. To name a few; The Ohio Star Ball, United States Dancesport Championships in Orlando, San Francisco Open and others. Brent also coordinated all of the music for “America’s Ballroom Challenge” on PBS this past season and played many of his own compositions for the professional finals. Brent is also the lead designer/consultant for the reality hit TV show “So You Think You Can Dance”, now beginning the third season with Fox Entertainment
Along with “Sound Stream” Brent is the owner of DanceLife USA 

Gitte Svendsen Registrar - Santa Clarita, CA
   

Ava Kaye Scrutineer - San Francisco