World Class Adjudicator
Owner, Professional Ballroom Dancer, Certified Teacher, WDC World Class Adjudicator, Certified Championship Adjudicator (Qualifications: NDCA A+ B+ C+ D+ E+)
Dasha Sushko is a renowned adjudicator. Being certified as WDC Wold Class Adjudicator, Dasha judges many prestigious National and International competitions, which includes World Championships in Paris, European Championships in Ukraine and Russia, United States Nationals .
She began her dance career at the age of six in Russia. Dasha became Five-Time Regional Russian Champion in three different programs - "Ballroom", "Latin" and "Ten Dances" among Juniors. Later on she and her dance partner Alexey were rated among 10 best couples of Russia in National Championships among Amateurs.
After moving to the United States in 2005, she participated in numerous Professional National and International competitions achieving outstanding results with her dance partner Vladimir Popov in Professional International Ballroom Division.
Early in 2011, she opened her very own Dance studio "Ballroom Dream" where she strives to teach, motivate, and inspire her students. Many of her students became US National Champions and World Finalists in different age & level categories.
Dasha was coaching Gold & Silver Medalist of 2016 Summer Olympics and Winner of Dancing With The Stars Laurie Hernandez, as well as students of Olympic and World Champion in Ice Dancing Evgeny Platov.
Dasha is an outstanding Coach, Dance Teacher and Choreographer. She is a member of World Dance Council, National Dance Council of America, Professional Dancers Association and US Terpsichore.