Mark has been a professional ballroom and latin dancer, teacher, coach and choreographer for over 30 years becoming International Latin Rising Star Champion and a finalist of the Open International Latin at the United States Dancesport Championships after only 5 years of competitive dancing.
With a focus on fundamentals of movement, actions, dynamics, musicality and partnering Mark uses simple and consistent concepts that any dancer can utilize at any level of dancing.
He has an extensive resume in the performing arts as an actor, singer, dancer, and musician as well as experience behind the scenes working on theater productions and dance sport competitions across the country.
Mark was a choreographer for seasons 1 and 2 on the hit Fox TV show “So You Think You Can Dance”.
He is a nationally certified adjudicator in all styles of ballroom dancing.