Tara Lynn Stiehler

Began dancing at the young age of three. Trained in ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, acrobatics and gymnastics. Competitively cheered in her younger years and also in college. Tara has earned her Bachelors in Fine Arts in Dance Performance and Choreography where she studied ballet and modern for five years. Post college, she began training intensively in ballroom. She has earned her ballroom certification in both levels, social foundation and bronze through Fred Astaire Dance. She has danced professionally with Dance with the Stars pros Tony Dovolani, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Mark Ballas and Sharna Burgess. Currently, Tara dances competitively in ballroom, latin, show dance and cabaret with her husband. She is also teaching dance enrichment in the Bay Area elementary schools, retirement homes and dance inspired aerobic classes Fitness SF in San Francisco.