Born and raised in Boston, Ricardo has been involved with the entertainment industry for over 10 years. Using his special talents as a dancer, choreographer, performer, actor, comedian, and model, he has single-handedly made a name for himself amongst many of today’s popular artists. Working and performing with artists ranging from Jay-Z, Usher, Britney Spears, NSYNC, En-vogue, Uncle Cracker, and Beyonce to old school classics like Naughty by Nature, Wu-Tang clan, and RUN DMC, he has seen it all. Ricardo joined the FADS family in 2017 after realizing his passion for teaching and choreography. Ricardo founded the production company Unyted Stylz Entertainment and is also proudly one of the main choreographers and developers for the Xbox Kinect video game franchise “Dance Central”. Due to his involvement with these projects and his works showcased on different platforms of entertainment Ricardo has been recently dubbed a world renowned choreographer. From teaching dance at Dean College, Ricardo followed his passion for Latin and Swing dancing to the FADS Franklin team. Ricardo’s enthusiasm and encouraging way is infectious to all of his students. Ricardo loves working with adults and children alike, bringing a sense of true joy to everyone who works with him.