Sofiya- Professional Dance Instructor

Was born and raised in Kazakhstan. Started her dance career at the age of 5.
Always had a passion for dance and have become trained in both Latin and Standard styled of Ballroom Dance.
Sofia competed at many National and International Competitions .Some of her major accomplishments are:

She was a Kazakhstan National Champion in 2010 and 2015.

In 2016 she was a winner of very prestigious international competition “Imperia Cup” in Moscow, Russia.
WDSF Open Championship 2015- 1 place was held in Milan ,Italy

She was awarded a Master of Sport certificate in 2014
And she was a finalist of one of the most prestigious competitions in the world “Russian Open” in 2014.

She moved to US in 2019 and started working at FADS Northbrook as a professional dance teacher. Together with her partner Roman they competed in US at many National and International competitions as Professional Dance couple and achieved many accomplishments

“ the most rewarding part of being a dance instructor is seeing development in people from when they first started. Nothing gives me greater joy then watching my students enhance and achieve their goals. My advice to beginner students is to not being afraid to try new things and get started and enjoy every moment of this journey.” -quote from Sofia