Milla’s lifelong passion for ballroom and latin dance is what brought her to the career of teaching and running Ottawa Dance Sport. She is known for her patience, encouragement, and sharing her love of dance with her students. In her professional competitive career, Milla took part in many Canadian and US competitions. Her highest competitive achievement was becoming Canadian Open Professional Latin Champion in 2011. Milla has now retired from competitive dance to focus solely on teaching adults and kids latin & ballroom dance, in both recreational and competitive programs that the studio offers.
At age 6, Robyn wanted nothing more than to be a dancer. She dabbled in ballet and jazz and by her teens found a passion in musical theatre. She spent her high school and college days performing, directing, stage managing and choreographing a variety of shows. Post college, Robyn attended the University of Ottawa. It was then that Robyn found passion for Ballroom and Latin dance and for people. She has been teaching American style Ballroom and Latin for over 2 years. Robyn’s students are her pride and the reason she loves her career choice. She has competed in professional divisions and pro-am divisions with her students. Wedding routines, social dancing, and the aspects that come with leading and following multiple partners are Robyn’s speciality. Dance has so many benefits, and Robyn loves the opportunity she has as a dance teacher to share those with others.
Tito is one of the studio’s most experienced teachers and has joined our team in 2008. Wedding dance choreography and American style ballroom and latin are Tito’s specialty. Tito has created some of the most beautiful wedding dances for Ottawa’s newlyweds. Tito is also one of Ottawa’s best known and highly renowned salsa teachers. In his many years of teaching and dancing, Tito has competed in competitions in Canada and the United States. His most recent one was the Manhattan Dance Sport Championships. Tito considers himself lucky to have the opportunity to share his passion for dance with aspiring dancers. Today, Tito is also one of Ottawa’s most sought-after real estate agents.