Adjudicators
and
Officials

  
Lilia Padriezas Adjudicator - Hacienda Heights, CA
   

Anna Mikhed Adjudicator - Los Angeles, CA
   

Glenn G Weiss Adjudicator - Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Former World Amateur Modern Champion, Former World Pro Modern Finalist, Two-time World Champion, Blackpool Champion, International Champion, European Champion, and UK Champion He currently resides in Southern California and teaches at local studios as well as other US and International locations. Glenn judges on a regular basis a at the International in London, the German Masters in Frankfurt, the Japan Open in Tokyo, USDSC in Florida, Ohio Star Ball and other Northern American, European and Asian competitions throughout the year 

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. 

Vaidas Skimelis Adjudicator - S San Francisco, CA
   

Eugene Katsevman Adjudicator - Brooklyn, NY
Eugene, along with partner Maria Manusova, is the 11 time Undefeated US National Champion, World Games Gold Medalist, IDSF Grand Slam Winner, Professional British Open and World Championship Finalist. Owner of Brooklyn DanceSport Club opening January of 2011. 

Maria Manusova Adjudicator - brooklyn, NY
  Maria, along with partner Eugene Katsevmen, is the 11 time Undefeated US National Champion, World Games Gold Medalist, IDSF Grand Slam Winner, Professional British Open and World Championship Finalist. Owner of Brooklyn DanceSport Club opening January of 2011.  

Olga Foraponova Adjudicator - Everett, WA
Two Times American Ballroom Champion, Two Times Ohio Star Ball Champion
Two Times World Show dance Finalist, US Open Standard Finalist
Finalist in Russian Latin and Standard Championships, Batchelor’s Degree - Choreography, Ballroom, Ballet, Jazz, Folk. World-class Adjudicator, WD&DSC  

Stephan Krauel Adjudicator - Emerald Hills, CA
Former US Professional Latin Finalist

5-times representatives to the world 10-dance

Semi-finalist in the World Professional 10-dance,world showdance, German Open, Italian Open…

Dual fellow & examiner for the USTA

World class adjudicator and national judge for the NDCA & IDSF

Vice President of the USTA

Organizer of the International Grand Ball

Co-organizer of the San Francisco Open
Co-owner of the Imperial Dance Club 

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  

Genya Antonov Adjudicator - Russia
   

Ava Kaye Chairman - San Francisco
   

LaNay Eastman Deck Captain - California
   

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