Laura works full time teaching and performing Balboa and Lindy Hop at dance events around the world. Laura started the first California Balboa Classic in 2013 because she wanted to bring the ideas she has seen work at many of the most successful events in the world in her home region of Southern California. She is passionate about teaching, live music, and vintage jazz dancing! Email Laura
Jennifer learned her first shuffle steps a long, long time ago from Valerie Salstrom and Joel Plys in her hometown of Cleveland, Ohio. Jen loves Balboa, her Balboa family, and well-run events, and she is proud to be part of the California Balboa Classic team.