Professional Dance Instructor
Since joining Metropolitan Dance Center in 2012, Shane, together with his wife Shannon, has enjoyed tremendous success in competing, performing, and teaching Ballroom and Latin Dance. They are the current U.S. National Rising Star Rhythm Champions; Two-time United States National Theater Arts Champions; World Cabaret Champions; Two-time Ohio Star Ball Cabaret Champions & Open Professional Rhythm Finalists; and Two-time Cabaret finalists at the British Open Championships in Blackpool, England. In addition to his remarkable talent and accolades, Shane is regarded as an excellent instructor; He is well-versed in teaching all styles and is DVIDA certified. Having danced since age 13, and trained and toured with the world renowned Brigham Young Ballroom Dance Company, Shane is without a doubt made to thrive in the Ballroom industry. His smooth style and great Latin flare, brings a dynamic energy to his private and group classes.