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Professional Staff

Brennar Goree & Autumn Jones

Brennar Goree and Autumn Jene’e Jones are one of the most recognised Shag dancers around the world .They have taught all around globe from Berlin to France to Russia and now AUSTRALIA!

These two have some serious accomplishments under their belts. 6-time National and 9-time Grand National Dance Champions in the Carolina Shag arena and also have been very successful in West Coast Swing too winning many U.S. Open titles.

Brennar and Autumn will be teaching FOUR dedicated Shag Workshops at the Australian Open this year for Westies and Carolina Shag lovers! Get ready to work your feet and learn some footwork from two of the most sought after dancers in the world!

Diego Borges & Jessica Pacheco

Diego Borges has earned a degree in Physical Education from the Federal University of Ceará specializing in Dance Teaching Methodology. Jessica Pacheco is a graduate with a degree in accounting Sciences from the Federal University of Ceará.

They are one of the pioneers in teaching West Coast Swing in South America and the first Brazilians’ to win an official competition in West Coast Swing.

Diego & Jessica also hope to spread Zouk, one of the most widespread dances in Brazil, to the world outside. Currently, this very unique couple is traveling; teaching and spreading Zouk, and other Brazilian dances, and West Coast Swing to Brazil, Europe and the United States.

Chuck Brown

Chuck Brown is a current Champion level competitor with over 18 years of experience. He is recognized as a top international instructor, NASDE Circuit and US Open judge, DJ, event promoter and dance business consultant. Chuck is known for his musicality, creativity, versatility, and especially, his amazing lead on the dance floor. It has been said by many of the top pros, that Chuck is one of the best social dancers in all of West Coast Swing.

Chuck’s teaching methods have produced some of the fastest moving and successful dancers in the World. He has taught in over forty countries.

He is an incredibly passionate and tough teacher who cares deeply about his student’s dance goals as well as their friendship; it’s evident in his workshops and private lessons.

He has and is significantly impacting the Global West Coast Swing community in a positive manner.

Deborah Szekely

Bio coming soon!

Wee Tze Yi & Dalena Lee

Bio coming soon!

Brad Whelan

Bio coming soon!