Basic West Coast Swing
Monday 1:00 - 1:50 pm
$14 , discount for multiple classes on same day
Country, West Coast Swing
Mona has been dancing for most of her life, beginning with Ballet, Tap and Jazz as a child. While she was in college she taught Ballet, Tap and Jazz to children and adults.
After graduating college, Mona worked as an Engineer for the US Naval Research Lab in Washington, DC. It was there that she learned Country Dancing, and began teaching and competing as well. Later, in Houston, Mona continued her dance training in Country, Ballroom and Swing. Mona won 2 Country Dance World Championships with her partner Chad Guidry, and 1 with her partner Sam Arvidson.
Mona most recently competed in the UCWDC Masters Division (the highest level of Country Dance competition) with Tim Perez, who was also a co-director of the Arizona Dance Classic,
Mona now lives in Phoenix, Arizona, where she teaches dance full-time, coaches competitive dancers, competes with her students in pro-am, and travels around the world, teaching, judging competitions and coaching.
Awards and Titles
**2011 UCWDC World Showcase Couples Grand Champion
**2006 UCWDC World Showcase Line Grand Champion
**2005 UCWDC World Line Grand Champion
**2003 UCWDC World Showcase Couples Grand Champion
**2001 UCWDC World Couples Showcase Division II Champion
**2000 UCWDC World Couples Showcase Division III Champion