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has been certifying and setting the standards of dance education

since 1884.

Since its inception, the goal of the organization has been to improve the standards of dance offered to its members and their students.

                                                        Dance Masters of America is a Non-Profit Educational   

                                                                           Organization of dance educators, who have been certified by test to 

                                                                           teach; have had a professional dance career; have a degreed certification

                                                                           from an approved institution of higher education; or have successfully

                                                                           passed an exam in an approved professional dance organization. 

 

Dance Masters of America offers:

  ~Digital manuals that are utilized in dance studios, schools, universities and other dance institutions throughout the   

   world. Continual updates of the manuals make them a living instrument of learning.

 ~Teachers Training School Program is an outstanding and respected educational venue for dance educators ages 18     

   and up. The program provides a comprehensive curriculum, an outstanding faculty, a unique focus on technique and

   teaching skills, and the nurturing of camaraderie among, established teachers as well as those just starting their

   careers.

~Affiliated Chapters that provide regional workshops, educational seminars and forums as well as performance

   opportunities for members and their students.

~Members a reduction of their BMI, ASCAP and SESAC licensing fees.

~National Conventions and Workshops provide the membership a network for the exchange of ideas, information,

  sharing of business advancement and to study the latest techniques.

~Instruction in anatomy, injury prevention, nutrition, kinesiology, creative movement, music theory, choreography and the

  issues that affect the dance community.

~More than $200,00.00 in monetary and educational scholarships. Scholarships are granted for master classes, training

  school, universities, and major professional schools of dance. These Scholarships are offered annually to its members 

  and their students.

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Contact

National Office
Ruby Toy (516) 250-8503 
dancemastersofamericaoffice@gmail.com

National President
Penny Koza Lemansky (724) 984-3508
penkoza@hotmail.com

National Treasurer
Charleen Locascio (504) 454-1376
dmatreas@bellsouth.net

National 2nd Vice President
Shawn Terenzi (978) 273-4096
info@stadstudio.com   

National 1st Vice President
Erin Spriggs (913) 221-5226
dma.erinspriggs@gmail.com

Immediate National Past President
Dody Flynn (203) 417-4355
dancedimensionsllc@yahoo.com

Contact Information

National President
Penny Koza Lemansky (724) 984-3508
penkoza@hotmail.com

National Treasurer
Charleen Locascio (504) 454-1376
dmatreas@bellsouth.net

National 1st Vice President
Erin Spriggs (913) 221-5226
dma.erinspriggs@gmail.com

National 2nd Vice President
Shawn Terenzi (978) 273-4096
info@stadstudio.com   

Immediate National Past President
Dody Flynn (203) 417-4355
dancedimensionsllc@yahoo.com

National Office
Ruby Toy (516) 250-8503 
dancemastersofamericaoffice@gmail.com

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