Our Dance Champions are notable New Yorkers who are leaders in their industries and communities. Generously giving of their time and talents to help change the trajectory of children’s lives through dance, they truly are the stars of New York.
9TH ANNUAL DANCE CHAMPION REGGIE NANCE, ASSOCIATE STATE DIRECTIOR, MULTICULUTURAL OUTREACH, AARP NEW YORK AND HIS DANCE PARTNER SYNCHANA MADONNA OF PURE ONYX MOVEMENT.
7TH ANNUAL DANCE CHAMPION LISA A. BING OF BING CONSULTING GROUP AND HER DANCE PARTNER NIGEL CAMPBELL OF MOVE(NYC)
8th Annual Dance Champion Patricia Robinson, Director of Operations, Emmis Communications: HOT 97, 107.5 WBLS + 1190 WLIB and dance partner Kevin Hunte of School of Blyss
5th Annual Dance Champion New York City Council Member Laurie Cumbo and her dance partner Jamel Gaines of Creative Outlet Dance Theatre of Brooklyn
6th Annual Dance Champion Rev. David K. Brawley, Lead Pastor, St. Paul Community Baptist Church and his dance partner Karisma Jay of AbunDance Academy of the Arts
3rd Annual Dance Champion State Senator Kevin Parker and his dance partner Zakiya Harris of Asase Yaa African American Dance Theater.
4th Annual Dance Champion The Honorable Betty Staton, Executive Director, Bedford-Stuyvesant Community Legal Services and her dance partner Jude M. Perry-Evans of Balance Dance Theatre
1st Annual Dance Champion Colvin Grannum, President and CEO, Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation and his dance partner Shani Worrell of Restoration's Youth Arts Academy
2nd Annual dance champion Rev. Lawrence E. Aker, Senior Pastor, Cornerstone Baptist Church and his dance partner Dr. Melissa Vaughan of Professional Center for the Arts,
The Stars of New York Dance, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization