Sherry Mundell was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. Sherry began taking Ballet at age three and continued for 12 years. She also spent five years as a gymnast, six years as an ice skater, and currently performs belly dancing with groups Raks Helwa and Baharat. A combination of brains and talent, Sherry worked as a Structural Engineer for 11 years. Her experience with engineering has sharpened her analytic skills, helping her pinpoint the areas where her students' need work in lessons, so that she can make the most productive corrections.
She began partner dancing in 1998 as a way to stay active during college, and has been dancing Lindy and Swing socially ever since! She became an instructor in 2002, joined Go Dance in 2008, and reunited with Go Dance in 2011. Sherry won 1st place in the 2005 Canadian Swing Championships, 1st place in the 2007 St. Louis Solo Blues Blues Shout, 1st place in the 2008 San Francisco Blues Blues Shout with partner Jon Chen, and 1st place in the 2008 San Francisco Solo Blues Blues Shout. Sherry loves performing and enjoys choreographing ladies' routines in Showcase!
Dance is my number one passion in life, and I want to spend most of my time dancing and sharing it with others.
Sherry approaches teaching with encouragement and a bright, fun attitude. She specializes in preparing her students for the social dance scene, so they are ready to show off their moves both in clubs and with live music. She loves meeting new students and believes that anyone can learn to dance. Sherry's solo dancing experience gives her a special ability to help followers realize that they can dance individually as a form of creative, stylistic freedom even when social dancing.
Dances taught: Bachata, Merengue, Salsa, Triple Two Step, Two Step, West Coast Swing, East Coast Swing, Jitterbug, Lindy, Blues, Balboa, and Belly Dance.
Specialties: West Coast Swing, East Coast Swing, Jitterbug, Lindy, Blues, and Balboa.
Private Lesson Rate: Standard