The Team

Aimee is a co-founder and host of the Dancing Root. She loves to lead, follow, dance switch, and empower people to be who they really are. When she's not dancing, you'll find her teaching, DJing, hosting, meeting and connecting with people, and doing all the things needed to make the Dancing Root awesome. Aimee is a dance instructor, organizer, and DJ and co-directs Mile High Blues and Inner Dancing Goddesses (empowerment through dance). She is currently studying blues and dance-agnostic partner connection and dabbles in tango and WCS.
Tian Yu is a dance master enthusiast superstar! He is passionate about people being able to achieve their maximum dance potential in all respects. He co-heads up the Dancing Root core team with Aimee, is a teacher for the Dancing Root Bunch and is excellent at The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask.
John loves the people and vibe of the Dancing Root and has been a team member since 2014. He wants to continue encouraging those who like to dance to try non-traditional roles. John is a musician, data scientist and studies blues and tango dancing.
Liam Handle is by day a hacker, philosopher and massage therapist. By night he is a hang loose dance ninja. He maintains the Root website, invents new software projects and generally tries to keep everyone on their toes, literally and figuratively.
Tammy loves the inclusivity and community focus that is found at the Dancing Root. She was been dancing on and off since she was a child; studying several forms of dance. The encouragement to integrate these forms on the dance floor is another reason this venue is so interesting for her. She would love to welcome you to tDR! Tammy is a psychotherapist and educator.
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