Garry GekhmanGarry Gekhman, Owner and Lead Instructor

Born in Tomsk, Russia, Garry began dancing at the age of six. He quickly became a top competitor in Russia and then immigrated to Israel in 1990 and then to the United States in 1999. He continued his dancing career throughout the years. He is fluent in English, Russian, and Hebrew.

Career Highlights:

2010 – Guest Performer on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars
2009 – Guest Performer at the White House Ambassador’s reception
2007 – World Professional Classic Vice Champion
2006-07 – US Professional Classic Show Dance Champion
2006 – US Professional Standard Finalist
2006 – Ohio Star Ball Open Professional Finalist
2005 – Blackpool Rising Start Finalist
2004 – US National Professional Ballroom Championship Finalist
2003 – US National Professional 10 Dances Championship Finalist
2003 – World Rising Star Champion (Closed and Open)