FADS Dance Board Member Olga Bylim

OLGA BYLIM
• Dance Board Member
• Area Director
• Area Dance Director
• Studio Owner
• Studio Manager

• With Fred Astaire Dance Studios since 1996

BIO
Olga was born in Novokuznetsk, Russia and studied ballet and gymnastics before starting Ballroom dancing in 1978. Over these years she’s danced at more than 500 Dance Sport Championships. Olga is currently a Long Island NY Area Franchise Developer, and an Owner and Manager of the Fred Astaire Dance Studio in Tarrytown, NY.

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • 2001 National United States Finalist in the International Ballroom style
  • 1998 National United States Rising Star Champion in the International Ballroom style
  • 1996-2001 Fred Astaire National Champion
  • 1990 Soviet Union 10-dance Championships Second Runner-Up
  • 1989-92 Ukrainian National Champion in the International Ballroom, Latin American and 10 Dance Styles
  • 1993-95 Ukrainian National Champion in the International Ballroom Style
  • Finalist in many major International Championships in the United States, Germany, Canada, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Bulgaria, Russia and Ukraine
  • Bachelor Degree in Education
  • NDCA National Class Adjudicator
  • Licentiate Degree in American and International Styles

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • American Smooth
  • American Rhythm
  • International Ballroom
  • International Latin

 

Olga Bylim is part of the prestigious Fred Astaire Dance Studios National Dance Board team that actively coaches our Students & Instructors in dance studio locations across our network, oversees Dance Instructor training and certification, judges (Professional, Amateur, Pro/Am) at Regional and National Fred Astaire Dance Studio Dance Competition events, and continuously reviews our proprietary dance curriculum to ensure only the finest, most up-to-date programs for our Students. For more information on the Fred Astaire Dance Board or any of its members, please contact us.