Senior Dance Instructor
Andy has been a registered professional for almost 15 years. Beginning his career with the Fred Astaire Franchise, Andy is certified through a mid-level Silver and has won many state and local awards including Rising Star in 2008 and Mix-Novice Champion in 2009. Students have shared multiple awards with Andy including three young ladies sharing the Top Junior Awards in 4 consecutive competitions (1 1/2 years) most recently having his student win both Scholarship and Championship round at the 2018 Cleveland DanceSport. A winner of the Dancing with the Cleveland Stars on 2 different occasions and professor with the Polaris Career Center for Continued Adult Education and Personal Enrichment department certified through the Ohio Department of Education. Andy also holds a Bachelors Degree from Cleveland State in Theater and Performance Arts. Andy dances all styles of ballroom including Smooth, Standard, Rhythm and Latin. Come on in and have some fun, he is waiting to show you how wonderful the world of dancing can be!