Meet Our Instructional Team

tomTom Rzepnicki

Tom Rzepnicki is one of the most sought after dance coaches , choreographer and competitor in the United States and abroad. Tom is a championship level adjudicator for NDCA as well as USA Dance. He presently owns the highly successful Dancing With Friends Ballroom Studio in Churchville Maryland, and a co-organizer of the New Jersey State Open Championships in Atlantic City New Jersey, and The Destin Open in Florida. As a member of the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, Tom trains professional ballroom dancers to achieve their degrees in dancing and coaches pro-pro, pro-am, and am-am couples from competitive dancing to social dancing. He has won numerous world class top teacher and top studio awards, and is known as the “Iron Man” of ballroom on the competitive floor. Tom has choreographed many shows for television, cruises, and large fundraising events. In addition, Tom has an extensive background in broadcasting and graduated from the Broadcasting Institute of Maryland. His fun loving teaching style makes learning fun but challenging. Tom presently travels frequently to help other dancers achieve their goals of dancing no matter what level they are on. Tom is currently a registered member of the National Dance Council Of America (NDCA) as a adjudicator, emcee,music director and a competition organizer.

natashaNatasha Pollock

Natasha started her dancing in the Former Soviet Union studying Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Hip-Hop, Modern and the International Style of Ballroom Dancing for 7 years. Her training allowed her to be involved with a travel dance group that did “cabaret” style shows in South Korea for 18 months. She then moved to the United States in 2005 and began learning American Style Ballroom, in addition to taking on a position teaching ballet in New Jersey for 3 years. Natasha now trains with Tom Rzepnicki in all aspects of Ballroom and Theatrical Arts and is available for private lessons for wedding, amateur and pro-am dancing. Whether you wish to do basic social dancing, showcase or competition, Natasha is available to help.