• Meet the Staff

  • Lisa Fay

    Dance Director

    Lisa has been teaching for nearly 20 years.  She has a passion for dance which makes learning fun and easy!  Her attention to dance technique is good for beginners or advanced dancers.  Lisa started her dance career as a "bar dancer".  She was discovered by a top pro and worked her way up to the title of "World Champion" in the UCWDC circuit.  Lisa is one of the top professional swing dancers in the nation and is a much sought-after judge and performer.  Check out her hot swing performance.

  • Candy Ross

    Candy is the backbone of the Celebration Ballroom.  An amateur dancer she loves Ballroom, Latin, Swing, and Country and helps organize all the dance classes and events.  She was Wiley's right hand and continues her support for the Celebration Ballroom.  

  • Wiley Hicks Simpson

    (1950-2017)

    Wiley founded the Celebration Ballroom and his spirit lives on in the fun and friendship of this great group of people.  If you hear thunder that sounds like a Cha Cha rhythm, that's probably Wiley teaching with the angels.