Co-Owner with my wife Deborah, Step By Step Dance Studio in Scranton, PA. I have Over 15 years of formal partner dance training from various instructors in San Diego. Latin international dance competitor 2001-2003. San Francisco, Palm Dessert Dance by the Shores at UCSD, Las Vegas, San Diego Dancesport . Smooth competitor 2006-2007 California Open. Performed several showcase routines at various San Diego studios. Debuted professionally with Step by Step Dance Studio in 2007 at the Scranton Cultural Center's Dancing with the Stars fundraiser event. PRO-DVIDA certification Bronze Rhythm and Smooth. I am a retired Public Health Service Officer and Dietitian and enjoy being outdoors and traveling. Favorite destination is Okinawa Japan.