Meet the team behind Swing Dance Nashville!
Laurinda began swing dancing in 1993, learning from the original jitterbug couples of Orange County, California. She remained an active member of the scene in California before relocating to Nashville with her family in 2016. During a crazy transition like that you want to find “home” as quickly as possible and it was easy to … Continue reading Laurinda Steinmeyer: President
Chelsea Kwast’s love of lindy hop and all things 1940’s began when she was only 7 and heard “Sing, Sing, Sing” for the first time. She is thrilled to be part of a thriving community that fosters her love of learning as well as her love of dance. As treasurer, Chelsea is responsible for tracking … Continue reading Chelsea Kwast – Treasurer
Krystin has danced Lindy hop since 2007. She began her love affair with dance at 5 years old with ballet, and she first got hooked on the jitter juice, swing dancing, in 1999. She has taught dance for 20 years, and she has taught swing dance for 16 years. A lifelong teacher she has taught, … Continue reading Krystin Larsen – Teachers
Cortney has loved dancing for as long as she can remember, and could almost always be found twirling around on her tip-toes and singing songs from Old Disney movies! Her love for Lindy hop came in 2015 shortly after moving to Nashville. She found her home here in the music, the dance, and most of … Continue reading Cortney Henry: Marketing Coordinator