Affiliate Sport Orgs | Membership Join or Renew
Part of the World Dancesport Federation and a USOC Recognized Sport Organization
DanceSport Council

Chair: Giacomo Steccaglia, VP DanceSport

DanceSport Secretary: Damian Pataluna (contact)

DanceSport Committees:

  • Communications Committee
  • Competition Organizers Committee
  • Eligibility & Discipline Committee
  • Junior Advocate Committee
  • Rules Committee
  • Senior Advocate Committee

USA Dance has the responsibility to regulate DanceSport in the U.S. For this purpose, there are a number of committees created to focus on specific aspects of DanceSport competition.

Communications Committee

Chair: Inna Brayer, (contact)
The Communictions Committee is responsible for managing public communications between the DSC and all USA Dance athletes.

Competition Organizers Committee

Chair: Roger Greenawalt, (contact)
The Competition Organizers Committee is responsible for regulating Dancesport Competitions and providing assistance to competition organizers.

Eligibility & Discipline Committee

Chair: Roger Greenawalt, (contact)
The Eligibility Committee is responsible for processing issues related to Eligibility for the National Championships. Questions relating to Proficiency Points should be directed to this email.

Junior Advocate Committee

Chair: Carole Barber, (contact)
The Junior Advocate Committee represents the interests of Pre-Teen, Junior and Youth athletes in DanceSport.

Rules Committee

Chair: Roger Greenawalt, (contact)
The Rules Committee is primarily responsible for answering questions about and proposing changes to the USA Dance Rulebook. Interested persons who wish to have a rule in the Rulebook explained and/or changed should contact the Chair of the committee. Further, this committee is responsible for investigating complaints against Amateur Competitors and evaluating requests from Amateur Competitors who wish to engage in restricted activities. This committee is also repsonsible for processing applications from former Professionals who wish to be reinstated as Amateur Competitors

Senior Advocate Committee

Chair: Michael Murphy, (contact)
The Senior Advocate Committee represents the interests of Senior athletes in DanceSport.