Fred Astaire Dance Studios Professionals & Staff

Our friendly staff and talented Dance Instructors can help you realize your dance goals – and you’ll have lots of fun doing it! Browse this page to meet our team of certified Dance Pros and learn about their qualifications and experience. Then call us, and get started today.
David Kerich - Owner
David is extremely delighted to share his love of dance with Frederick and the surrounding areas! David,...
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Ashley King - Manager/Certified Instructor
Ashley began dancing at the age of two, studying ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, and contemporary through...
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Peter Spencer Strong - Advanced Teaching Director/Certified Instructor
Peter has been dancing for many years, starting with roots in country line and local salsa dancing! After...
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Francesca Herder - Certified Instructor
Francesca begun her dance career by studying ballet and hip hop for 6 years, before falling in love with...
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Marcie Ialapi - New Student Director/Certified Instructor
Marcie began dancing when she was five years old, focusing primarily on Ballet through her undergraduate...
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Manuel Seda - Certified Instructor
Manuel Seda was born in Puerto Rico and began dancing when he was 11 years old, he first learned rhythm...
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Lauren Waugh - Certified Instructor
Lauren started her dance journey in middle school and has studied a wide range of styles such as modern,...
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Colleen Cheney - Certified Instructor
Colleen began dancing ballet at the young age of 5, and one of her favorite memories is performing alongside...
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Jovan Summers - Front Desk Executive
Jovan joins the Fred Astaire Dance studio team as a Front Desk Execuitve, bringing with him a genuine...
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