At Dance International, we pride ourselves on excellent teaching across a wide variety of Fitness and Health, and Ballroom and Latin dance classes. Here is a list of our instructors.

  • Rebekah Diaz

    Studio Manager, Instructor
    Rebekah Sindlinger

    Rebekah Singlinger has taught at DI since early 2016, bringing her energy and poise to classes ranging from Latin and ballroom to country and hip hop. Rebekah specializes in American Smooth, Rhythm, and Club Latin, as well as many other social and competitive styles. Bekah also serves as our studio manager, providing logistical support and a friendly welcome in addition to her dance expertise.

  • Dylan Fox


    Dylan is the Program Assistant and Intro to West Coast teacher. He loves dance and has been working with Nwanneka since 2015. He knows Ballroom, Latin, West Coast, and Lindy Hop, but his favorite dances are West Coast and Tango. He is passionate about dance and Dance International and shows his enthusiasm by volunteering a […]

  • Jared Hale

    Jared Hale - Hip hop Instructor

    Jared is the adult hip-hop instructor for Dance International. He started dancing hip-hop when he was 13 and has been freestyling and training on his own ever since. He’s ready to bring his unique style and enthusiastic energy to the world of choreography.

  • Jason Laughlin

    Jason Laughlin

    Jason Laughlin has been dancing and teaching Argentine Tango for 18 years, and is currently the Argentine Tango instructor for Dance International.

  • Jessica Chaney

    Jessica Chaney

    Jessica Chaney is the Country Dance instructor at Dance International.

  • Jorge Ortiz

    Jorge Ortiz

    Jorge joined Dance International as an instructor in spring 2016 in our Saturday Latin classes. He started in college as president and instructor for the KU Ballroom Dance Club. He also taught both Latin and Ballroom Standard and participated in collegiate DanceSport competitions across the country. Jorge also serves as a volunteer at DI in multiple capacities, particularly through his extensive digital, videography, and technology skills.

  • Katya Winkeler

    Katya Winkeler

    Katya Winkeler is a folk dance instructor and choreographer, and a licensed Zumba, Zumba Gold, and ZumbAtomic instructor for Dance International. She has been a certified Zumba instructor since 2011.

  • Lisa DeLand

    Lisa Deland

    Lisa brings the healing power of 5Rhythms to Dance International. This life-changing practice uses movement as a vehicle to more fully embody our lives from the easy to the difficult, and all points in between. Lisa shares her love of the practice with clarity, compassion, and humor. All genders are welcome.

  • Nwanneka Agumadu

    Nwanneka Agumadu

    Nwanneka Adumade is the West Coast Swing instructor at Dance International. She has a back round in African Dance that brings rhythmic styling to her West Coast swing. “Keep in mind you have a human being in front of you while you are dancing.

  • Robbie Meshbane

    Robbie Meshbane

    Robbie Meshbane is the Lindy Hop instructor for Dance International