Chris’ love for ballroom dancing began in college while attending OSU. As a member of a performance team, he honed his skills in a wide variety of dances. His performance passion led him into the competitive collegiate circuit in both American and International styles.
Alongside his Ballroom pursuits, Chris discovered country dancing and has competed in partner styles as well as line dancing in Oregon, California and Arizona. Following his collegiate competitive career, Chris joined the traveling Utah Ballroom Dance Company, touring the States performing and putting on shows throughout his tenure. One of his favorite parts of this opportunity was working with a variety of local celebrities, teaching routines performed to raise money for local charities!
Working with Chris offers a wide array of styles to choose from. Whether you’re interested in social or competitive ballroom dancing or one of the many styles in the country arena, Chris prioritizes making YOU feel comfortable, not only with figures and technique, but by unfolding your ability and self-confidence through the process. As a competitor, Chris will push you to surprise yourself, while keeping fun at the center of your lessons.