Staff

Heidi ArnoldHeidi Rae Arnold

Studio Owner and Instructor

Heidi has been teaching dance for the past 16 years and is the proud owner of Dancin’ Dance. She first started dancing at the age of 3 when her parents enrolled her in lessons and she has been dancing ever since. Heidi loves being able to pass on her passion and knowledge of dancing to others. She was a star on her school’s award winning dance team. She began instructing Ballroom dance at the age of 16. She has trained extensively across the country including West Palm Beach, Orlando, and New York. When she started teaching at a local studio, Heidi quickly became the lead advanced instructor. Heidi is one half of the 2012 Dancing with Brevard Grand Champion team. In 2015, her and her partner were the Grand champions for Dancing with the Space Coast

Primo GarciaPrimo Garcia

Instructor

Primo began dancing when he was 3-years old. At age 10, he was already choreographing his own routines. Although he was initially fascinated with hip hop, his interest quickly expanded into encompass a wide variety of dances. He began persuing interests in Modern, Jazz, and Contemporary dance styles. By the time he was 19, he began a career in Ballroom dancing. Primo has worked to master International Standard, International Latin, American Smooth and Rhythm at both social and competion levels of dancing.

Primo has recently returned to Florida after spending a year with the Dance With Me Dance Studio, working with some of the top dancers in the country.

Lance and Elena SextonLance and Elena Sexton

Instructors

Lance Sexton grew up around ballroom dancing with both parents being dance teachers. Lance brings over 30 years of dance experience as a world class professional dance competitor. Lance loves to teach social, showcase, and competition dance. His dance background includes extensive training with World and United States champions. He is a certified as a Master of Dance Instruction and is registered as a professional dance teacher through the National Dance Council of America.
Lance has won numerous championships and titles during his career. Lance is one of only a few professionals to win major dance championships in all four styles of Ballroom and Latin including Mid-United States Open American Style Rhythm champion, Mid-United States Rising Star Latin Champion, Southern States Rising Star Standard Champion, and Illinois State (Chicago Star Ball) Open American Smooth Champion. Lance has also placed in the top three at the prestigious Ohio Star Ball, Grand Nationals, and the North American Imperial Star Championships.
Lance married his beautiful wife Elena in 2015, and they are happily partners in life and professional dance partners. Together they share their love for dance and each other in their dance performances.

Originally from Russia, Elena Sexton is a professional dance instructor. She received her training in Russia in International Style. She is certified in American Rhythm as well, and continues her performing and teaching in all styles including International Latin.
Both Lance and Elena competed with their students in Dancing For The Space Coast, a fundraising event that benefits the needs of the Space Coast and its residents. Lance and Elena also performed together as the professional show at the inaugural event in 2015.

Brad SteinBrad Stein

Instructor

Brad’s love of dance began at an early age with professional training in ballet, jazz and ballroom dancing. He enjoys a very celebrated career in dance having played numerous roles first as a Disney Dancer, a soloist with the East coast Dance Theatre, has danced on Broadway as a star dancer in the New York times critically acclaimed hit “Ballroom Fever”, has been a featured dancer on PBS’s “Championship Ballroom Dancing”, he has competed and won every major dance competition in the United States and abroad. His favorite professional accomplishment thus far has been that of United States Champion, allowing him to represent the United States in every major dance competition Worldwide culminating in winning the World title in the very same year. Brad has also appeared on the hit TV show “Dancing With the Stars” and Choreographed for the Fox hit TV show “So you think you can Dance”. He is the previous owner and still teaches out of the studio. He loves living his life on purpose as he continues to share his joy of dance as a teacher, coach, friend and pro/am partner to all his students. He continues to travel and compete with his students in pro/am competitions worldwide.