Past Adjudicators

A history of world-class judges

A world-class competition deserves world-class adjudicators. One of the things that has made Can-Am DanceSport such an important icon in the DanceSport world has been the quality of the adjudicating panel. Each year, the judging panel is a virtual who’s who of great champions in ballroom dancing. Check out the amazing figures who have been a part of this event in past years.

Shown in alphabetical order

Pierre AllaireElena Bahcheva-KosovichLoraine BaricchiDidio BarreraBeataChuck DanzaLeisa Douglas-HowardBenoit DroletJane EdgettNadia EftedalPeter EggletonDavid ElkinJean Marc GenereuxKaren HiltonMarcus HiltonPaul HolmesJoe HowardWilliam JacobsenHunter JohnsonWendy JohnsonAnik JolicoeurJohn KimminsNicholas KosovichMartin LambLorna LeeRobert LongBrigitt MayerMichael MeadTony MeredithBarbara Nagode AmbrozPJ NavarroMeryem PearsonLeonid PletnevToni RedpathDennis RogersJackie RogersAugusto ShiavoMikhail SporykhinMichael StylianosIgor SuvorovIrina SuvorovTaliat TarsinovKeith ToddVibeke ToftPatricia TraymoreDenis TremblayBrian TornerMireille VeilleuxDanny Villavicencio


Pierre Allaire — Canada (Quebec)

Pierre Allaire

Didio Barrera – USA (Florida)

Loraine Barrie – England

Beata — USA (New Jersey)

Chuck Danza — USA (Pennsylvania)

Benoit Drolet — Canada (Alberta)

Benoit Drolet

Jane Edgett — Canada (Nova Scotia)

Jane Edgett

Nadia Eftedal — USA (California)

Nadia Eftedal

Peter Eggleton — England

Peter Eggleton

David Elkin — USA (Tennessee)

Jean Marc Genereux — Canada (Quebec)

Jean Marc Genereux

Karen Hilton — England

Karen Hilton

Marcus Hilton — England

Marcus Hilton

Paul Holmes – USA (New York)

Joe Howard — USA (Maryland)

Leisa Douglas-Howard — USA (Maryland)

Hunter Johnson — USA (Texas)

Wendy Johnson – USA (California)

Anik Jolicoeur — Canada (Quebec)

Anik Jolicoeur

John Kimmins – USA (Florida)

Elena Bahcheva-Kosovich – USA (California)

Nicholas Kosovich – USA (California)

Martin Lamb — USA (Illinois)

Lorna Lee — England

Robert Long

Robert Long

Brigitt Mayer — Canada (Ontario)

Brigitt Mayer

Michael Mead

Michael Mead

Tony Meredith — USA

Tony Meredith

Barbara Nagode Ambroz — Slovenia

P J Navarro – USA (Ohio)

Meryem Pearson – Canada (Quebec)

Meryem Pearson

Leonid Pletnev — Russia

Toni Redpath

Toni Redpath

Jackie Rogers

Jackie Rogers

Augusto Schiavo

Augusto Schiavo

Mikhail Sporykhin — Russia

Michael Stylianos — England

Igor Suvorov — USA (California)

Irina Suvorov — USA (California)

Taliat Tarsinov – USA (New York)

Keith Todd — USA

Keith Todd

Vibeke Toft – USA (New York)

Brian Torner – Canada (Ontario)

Brian Torner

Pat Traymore – USA (Virginia)

Denis Tremblay

Denis Tremblay

Mireille Veilleux — Canada (Quebec)

Mireille Veilleux

Danny Villavicencio

Danny Villavicencio