|Tomas Atkocevicius||Adjudicator - Milbrae, CA|
|National and World Class Judge Former Lithuanian Professional Standard Champion US Professional International Standard Finalist World Cup Professional International Standard Finalist British Open and International Rising Star Runner up World and European Professional Championship Semifinalist Organizer of Pacific Grand Ball Dance Competition Owner of Dance Vita Ballroom Studio|
|Amy Block_Hamilton||Adjudicator - West Orange, NJ|
|Amy has enjoyed a successful career as a top competitor and performer in the United States and internationally. Among her achievements are Grand Finalist in all major National Standard Championships and Champion in numerous regional competitions. Amy is a National and World Class Adjudicator, a Member of the ISTD, and holds a Masters Degree in Dance from New York University. Many top professional, amateur, and pro-am dancers credit their training to her. Currently, Amy lives in New Jersey and coaches mainly in the tri-state area.|
|Richard Booth||Adjudicator - Denver, CO|
|Wiith his wife Jennifer: Former Southwest United States Champion Organizer of the Colorado Star Ball|
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|Daniel Calloway||Adjudicator - Bethesda, MD|
|Dan has been competing professionally, coaching and adjudicating for 35 years. He is an Asian-Pacific and United States Professional 10-Dance Grand Finalist and has been a Dual Fellow in the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing for twenty-five years. He was invited by President and Mrs. Obama to perform for them and their guests of the international diplomatic corps at the White House in 2009. Dan works frequently as Chairman of Judges and is a certified National Judge. Among the many professional competitions he has won and titles he has earned are several “Professional of the Year” awards. Dan is the dancesport coach for Georgetown University and the University of Maryland, as well as a regular guest coach at several other universities|
|Marie Crowder||Adjudicator - Eden, NC|
|Marie is a four time USA Dance Amateur Champion in Latin and a 3-time USA representative to the IDSF World Latin Championships. Marie has won numerous Regional Standard and Latin Championship titles and was a Standard finalist in the USA DanceSport National Championships.
Marie is a Championship Adjudicator and a proud member of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (the ISTD)
|Bill Davies||Adjudicator - New York, NY|
|Bill Davies Is currently celebrating more than fifty years as a dance teacher, competitor, DanceSport Coach and World Class Adjudicator. He is one of the founding US professionals of the Teacher Student competitions known as “Pro/Am” which have become the main stay of U.S. competitions in today’s world. Bill was a member of the first, as well as several other United States teams which represented the United States at the British Ballroom Championships. In 1978 he placed eighth in the World Championships held in Tyoko Japan. He has won and been a finalist in numerous overseas championships. He is a nine time "North American Champion", a three times "United States Champion, runner up in the 1973 "United States American Style Championships," and has been a finalist in many Latin Championships. He is currently teaching and coaching around the world and loves to social dance.|
|Beverly Donahue||Adjudicator - Gaithersburg, MD|
|Sandra Fortuna||Adjudicator - Haddon Heights, NJ|
|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.|
|Claudia Marshall||Adjudicator - Dallas, TX|
|Mark Nocera||Adjudicator - Nahant, MA|
|Mark Nocera has been in the ballroom dance industry for 35 years. In that time he has competed and performed all over the world. Along with his wife Dawna, his titles include North American Champion, United States Vice Champion,and United Kingdom Finalist. They have also appeared many times on television including being featured on ABC’s 20/20 and Chronicle. Following a very successful competitive career which brought them all the way to representing the U.S. at the World Championships, Mark and Dawna continued their endeavor for excellence in the dance world. As the owners of Studio 665 in Woburn, MA, Mark and Dawna have coached many professional and amateur couples for over 25 years and have been awarded numerous top teacher and top studio awards at competitions all over the United States and Canada. Mark is recognized as a World-class adjudicator by the National Dance Council of America, World Dancesport Council and he is a national examiner for DVIDA (Dance Vision International Dance Association).|
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|Jennifer Ford McCalla||Adjudicator - Suffern, NY|
|Jennifer McCalla is a World Class Adjudicator and highly sought-after coach. She holds the highest levels of accreditation from both FADS and the ISTD. As a competitor she was four-time United States Amateur Champion and represented the US in Latin, Standard, and 10-Dance Championhsips. She was undefeated Fred Astaire National Champions in Smooth from 1995-1997 and won many Rising Star Championship Titles at Eastern US and US in Standard, Latin, and Smooth, along with Smooth Rising Star Titles at Ohio Star, Breakers, and the Texas Challenge.|
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|Igor Pilipenchuk||Adjudicator - Baltimore, MD|
|Igor and his wife Polina were Standard, Latin, and 10-Dance champions in their native Belarus. Since immigrating to the United States in 1994, Igor has won over 100 Open Professional Championships and has represented the US at the World Professional 10-Dance Championships since 1998. He is a two-time US Professional 10-Dance Champion and a three-time North American 10-Dance Champion. He and Polina own the Atlantic Ballroom in Baltimore|
|Renata Shvarts||Adjudicator - NY, NY|
|• WDSF and WDC World Class Adjudicator • Member of USAD, NDCA, PAN-AM and US Terpsichore • President of JADA (Junior Athletes Dancesport Association) • Founder and Co-owner of “Basic Ballroom Dance Studios”|
|Keith Todd||Adjudicator - Coral Gables, FL|
|UK Junior Champion in Ballroom and Latin. Emigrated to USA in 1979 to work and train with Bob Medeiros.
Pursued brief professional competitive career before retiring to concentrate on teaching and coaching.Finalist California Star Ball (Latin), finalist Mid United States Tournament (Latin), finalist Heart of America (Latin), Grand National Champion (Latin), U.S. Professional Rising Star Champion (Standard).
Created Dance Beat Newspaper in 1990. Co-creator of Dance Beat World in 2008. Currently serves as Editor
U.S. adjudicator to the World Professional Latin Championship 2002.
Membership level – North American Dance Teachers Association
Membership level – U.S. Terpsichore
National & World Class Adjudicator – NDCA registered, WDC Regsitered, IDSF Registered
|Forrest Vance||Adjudicator - Scottsdale, AZ|
|7 time Fred Astaire American Latin Champion 4 time Canadian American Latin Champion 2 times Fred Astaire International Latin Champion 3 time Triple Crown Champion 5 time Texas Challenge Champion 2 time US Latin Rising Star Champion 2 time United States Ballroom Championship top teacher NDCA, DADTA, FADS Certified adjudicator A+B+C+T+ World adjudicator World Show Dance adjudicator|
|Lori Woods Gay||Adjudicator - Skillman, NJ|
|National Judge World Class Judge World Dance & DanceSport Council Registered (WD&DSC) Adjudicator - 2005 International Style Standard Championship Certified Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, United States International Style Latin Championship Certified Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, United States American Smooth Championship Certified Fred Astaire Dance Studios, Inc. American Rhythm Championship Certified Fred Astaire Dance Studios, Inc. Theatrical Style Championship Certified Fred Astaire Dance Studios, Inc. Description: Lori has been teaching dance for over 30 years. In addition to many top teacher awards she has also competed professionally and in the pro/am divisions where she is a former champion in the American Style Smooth and Theatrical categories. She is a dual Fellow and Examiner with the ISTD and her Current specialty is training candidates for exams|
|Ronen Zinshtein||Adjudicator - Dedham, MA|
|3-Times Undefeated United states Amateur Ballroom Champion United States World Representative WDSF Amateur Ballroom World Cup Semi Finalist Ohio Star Ball Profesional Rising Star Champion United Kingdom Professional Rising Star Finalist|
|Cathi Nyemchek||Chairman - Valley Cottage, NY|
|Chairman of Judges, World Class Adjudicator and Scrutineer. Former United States Junior and Amateur, American & International Style Champion. Former United States Professional International 10-Dance Champion. Represented the United States in many World Championships. Founding Member & Performer of the American Ballroom Company which performed world wide. Owner of Nyemcheks Ballroom and Performing Arts Centre, Pearl River, N.Y. Co-Organizer of The Yankee Classic & New England & World Masters DanceSport Championships which are held every June in Boston.|
|Sami Yli-Piipari||Chairman - Finland|
|Sami started to dance at the age of 10 in his native country Finland. During his career he achieved numerous international and national titles including 15 Finnish National Championships titles. He was World & European 10 Dance Finalists. Sami is a teacher with busy schedule and has taught world best couples in more than 10 countries around the World. He is a qualified IDSF and WDC adjudicator and has adjudicated several World and Continental Championships.|
|Mark Weiss||Emcee - Rancho Palos Verdes, CA|
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.
|David Innis||Music Director - Port Saint Lucie, FL|
|David is a former instructor for both franchised and independent studios with a passion for music. David has merged his passion and love for dance and music and has become one of the top Dancesport Music Directors in the country. He currently provides music for over 30 competitions annually, including the Ohio Star Ball. David was also chosen as the Music Director for the 2010 IDSF World Latin Championships.|
|Mark Tabor||Scrutineer - Fort Worth, TX|
|Introduced to ballroom dancing in 1993, Mark became involved in competition, and competed for over 15 years. Beginning in 2000, he organized 18 chapter competitions and Six USA Dance Regional Competitions. Throughout this experience, he developed the O2CM system for DanceSport competition management and began scrutineering. Mark moved to Oregon and began teaching at The Ballroom Dance Company in 2008. On the road nearly every other week, he works all levels of events as a scrutineer, including NDCA pro/am events, USA Dance National Championships and IDSF World Championship and World Cups.