Josie has been dancing as soon as she learned how to walk, and has an extensive training in Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop and various other dance styles. She discovered Latin dancing in 2005 and immediately immersed herself and fell in love with it. She will be recognised on the dance floor by her amazing body movement and her flawless technique in Salsa, Mambo, Bachata and other Latin dances. She is the director and co-founder of Tropical Soul Dance Studio, one of Sydney’s most exciting new dance school: www.tsdance.com.au.
She has performed and taught around the world and around Australia, promoting various Latin dance styles. Some of her achievements include the following:
- 2009 Australian Salsa Champion, Professional Couples Division (Sydney, AUS)
- 2009 New South Wales Salsa Champion, Professional Couples Division (Sydney, AUS)
- 2007 & 2008 Australian Salsa Champion, Teams Division (Sydney, AUS)
- Placed 6th at the 2007 & 2009 World Salsa Championships, Teams Division (Orlando, FL)
Josie loves to share her passion for dancing and teach exciting classes and workshops that will bring variety and inspiration to everyone who attends. She has travelled the world doing so, and has been recognised as a world class performer and instructor in many countries.