Marko Paunovic – Instructor

Marko Paunovic has been an active member of the dance world since childhood. He began his competitive career as a Latin champion as a teenager, and as he became a champion, he shared his knowledge, expertise and passion with his students in his homeland. After becoming the national champion of Serbia, he represented his country at European and World Championships. Marko joined the Fred Astaire family in 2014. His wealth of experience in the international styles allowed him a strong foundation in dancesport and quickly became an expert in the American Ballroom and Rhythm styles. His students have become finalists and champions at championship competitions across the United States. In addition, Marko has continued his professional competitive career and has become a leading professional Latin competitor and champion throughout the New England region. Marko joined the West Side family in 2021 and brings his extensive knowledge, experience and love of dancesport to our students, to help all reach their personal goals.