Dasha moved to the United States from Belarus four years ago to pursue her career in ballroom dancing. She has been dancing for over twenty years and has won several National and International competitions in Latin and Standard styles. Dasha earned her Bachelor’s degree in choreography and dance at the Belarusian University of Culture and Arts, and was a principal dancer in their ensemble. While studying at the University, Dasha taught dance at a local elementary school which is where her passion for teaching originated. Following graduation, she toured with the President’s Orchestra and performed in numerous dance shows. In addition to being a ballroom dance instructor, Dasha also has fitness certifications in aerobics and pilates.
Kyle has been dancing since he was a little boy. Coming from a ballroom dancing family, he started his training under the Brigham Young University Youth Ballroom program located in Provo, UTAH. Born and raised in Utah, he trained in the International Ballroom & Latin dance styles. He was also trained in the American style ballroom dances later in life. He won his first National latin title at the NDCA Amateur Dance Championships in Utah. While attending BYU provo, he was part of the Ballroom Dance Touring Company, travelling & performing to places like Thailand, Vietnam, Switzerland, and more. While traveling with the team to England, they competed and took 1st place at the Blackpool Dance festival in the Latin division. Kyle has since, still been involved in the industry working as a professional teacher at a variety of studios in the country. Now he teaches here at Ballroom Center! He currently competes professional American Rhythm style with his wife and will continue to teach and dance for as long as possible. He loves to dance and believes that anyone can as well!