November 11 - 12, 2016
BYU Wilkinson Student Center
Provo, UT
Faculty Bios

 

Lee and Linda Wakefield
Lee Wakefield and his wife Linda are former U.S. Theater Arts Champions. Over the past thirty years they have been instrumental in the growth of Ballroom Dancing at Brigham Young University, they are the directors of the World Famous BYU Ballroom Dance Company. Both Lee and Linda are World Class Adjudicators as well as dual licentiates in the USISTD. Linda and is an adjunct faculty member at the Brigham Young University. Lee holds a masters degree in dance and is Professor of Dance at Brigham Young University. Lee is currently the Ballroom Director for the National Dance Council of America.

 


 

Curt and Sharon Holman
Curt and his wife Sharon are former professional latin and cabaret competitors. As cabaret dancers they were finalists in U.S., British and World championships. Both Curt and Sharon are World Class Adjudicators, they have a masters degrees in dance and are dual licentiates with the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance. Sharon is an adjunct faculty member at the Brigham Young University and the directs the International Style  technique program. Curt,  a Professor of Dance, is currently the Associate Chair of the Dance Department at BYU. Together  they direct the BYU Ballroom Dance Touring Company.

Marci Edgington
Marci Edgington is an adjunct faculty member at the Brigham Young University where she directs the Social Dance Program. She holds a masters degree in dance and is a dual licentiate with the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance. Marci was the top trainer for the USISTD in 2013.

 

 


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Brent Keck

Brent is a former professional Latin competitor and holds a Masters Degree in dance. He is dual licentiate with the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance and is recognized by the NDCA as a "Championship" judge.  Currently Brent is the National Committee Executive Secretary for the USISTD and is a full time faculty member at BYU.  As an Assistant Professor Brent is integral in the administration of the BYU ballroom program.  His excellence in teaching and choreogrpahy are evidenced by his direction of the BYU Youth Dancesport "A" Teams which have won the U.S. Youth Latin and Ballroom Formation Championships multiple times.


 

Betsy Denney
Betsy is an adjunct faculty member in the Dance Department at BYU where she teaches in the American and International style dance programs, she also directs an entry level team for the BYU Ballroom Dance Company .  Betsy has received her dual licentiate certifications from the Imperial Society of Dance, and is the director of the BYU Youth Dancesport Program.


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