As a result of her dynamic energy and charisma, Patti Panebianco is a sought-after adjudicator and invigilator for numerous National Dance Council of America (NDCA) and USA dance competitions. She is the recipient of numerous championship titles in both International Latin and American Rhythm dance styles.
She has choreographed and performed in various stage, TV, and movie productions throughout the world. These include: A Tribute to Gershwin; Wallflowering; Marconi Brothers; All My Children; and Yo-Yo Ma’s Soul of the Tango.
Patti is a former treasurer and a national committee member of the United States Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (USISTD). She is a former Teaching Artist and Educational Liaison with Dancing Classrooms Long Island (DCLI), and has recently volunteered her time judging the “Colors of the Rainbow Team Match”
for DCLI. Working with children brings joy to Patti’s soul!
She holds licentiate certifications in all styles of dance. Patti is a popular trainer for professionals and amateurs as they work toward their national certifications with the USISTD.
Patti Panebianco is the owner of New York Dancesport Centre, which she established in 1997. The Centre is located on Long Island, where Patti resides with her husband Anthony, her two rescue cats “Dolly” and “Puca”, and her rescue dog “Sandi Angel Cherie”.
Patti enjoys touring the country coaching, adjudicating, and sharing her joy and knowledge of ballroom dance, and is a passionate fundraiser encompassing such causes as “Ballroom Barks!” and “Roll Call Wheel Chair Dance”.