Our Team

Arthur Murray Staff of dance instructors hold professional certification with Arthur Murray International and/or the Canadian Dance Teachers' Association (CDTA).

At the Arthur Murray Dance Studio in Coquitlam we our teachers utilize a 'team teaching' approach.  This means you get the benefit of instruction styles from more than one instructor with all the consistency that a single instructor can offer.

  • Barbara

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  • Brent

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  • Christy

    Christy brings a remarkable energy and enthusiasm to our teaching team. She has been an avid dance enthusiast her whole life. Christy’s dance background includes jazz and interpretive dance in addition to Ballroom and Latin dancing. She has had the opportunity to hone her Latin dance skills working with professionals in Cuba, Venezuela and the Dominican Republic. An experienced performer, Continue Reading...
  • Johnny

    Johnny is keenly interested in people and their personal development on a holistic level - the balance between our physical, mental, emotional and spiritual selves. He is an avid reader with an interest in books focusing on personal development, psychology as well as human behaviour, communication and interaction.   He has diplomas in varied disciplines such as Business Management, Life Skills Continue Reading...
  • Barbara Lynn

      Barbara Lynn started dancing ballet at the age of 4 and added jazz, tap and figure skating soon after.  Her first professional performance was in the Pacific Northwest Ballet Company’s version of the “Nutcracker” at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre at the age of 10. Not long after, she joined the professional division of the Vancouver Goh Ballet.  She was Continue Reading...
  • Vanessa

    Vanessa's bright personality and boundless energy bring a wonderful enthusiasm to our team.  She started her dance education with ballet and tap at a young age. Her artistic talents extend to fashion and cosmetics with a Diploma in Makeup Artistry from the Blanche MacDonald Centre. Vanessa loves all types of music (especially Country :)) and is always dancing even when Continue Reading...
  • Chuan

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  • Tonya

    Tonya has been dancing and performing at every opportunity from a young age with participation in choir, drama and talent shows. She first discovered her love of dancing with Hip-Hop in which she trained for 5 years. During this time she also studied other forms of dance taking training in Ballet, Tap and Jazz. She has a love of music, Continue Reading...
  • Timothy

    Tim is a man of many interests and talents.  In addition to dancing, he enjoys the outdoors (hiking, boating, fishing, etc) and has certification in carpentry and emergency medical response.  Over the years Tim has also volunteered with at-risk youth and even traveled to Nicaragua with a relief organization assisting with water purification there. Tim's first introduction to dancing was Continue Reading...