President: Nicole Kelly
Secretary: Breda Kelly-Lynch
Treasurer: Angie O'Donoghue
Registrar: Michelle Alonzi
PR Director: Caitriona Hallahan
Dance Sport Director: Tommy Shaughnessey
Adult Liaison Officer: Noel O'Donoghue
Child Liaison Officer: Grace Garrigan
Child Protection Officer: Fiona Gormley
Ballroom Delegate: John Edward Nolan
Latin Delegate: Ksenia Yanchenkova-Szymutko
Hip Hop Delegate: Orla Hopkins
Assistant Registrar: Sam Hunter
Assistant Child Liaison Officer: Claire Garrigan
Nicole Kelly had successful competitive career in Ballroom, Sequence and Latin American dancing. She now runs Xquisite Dance School in Tallaght, Dublin and Is professionally qualified and a member of the UKA.
Breda Kelly Lynch
Breda Kelly Lynch is professionally qualified in Ballroom & Latin American dancing. Following a successful competitive career, Breda has been teaching for the past 15 years. She owns her own dance studio (DanceTones) in Newbridge, Co. Kildare.
Angie O’ Donoghue
Angie O’ Donoghue has been involved in Ballroom, Latin and Sequence for the last 30 years. Angie has been teaching alongside her husband, Noel, for over 12 years and is currently training for her Professional qualification.
Michelle Alonzi is qualified in Ballroom and Latin American dancing and is a member of AIBBD, IADT & UKA. She studied at the Urdang Academy of ballet and performing Arts, Covent Garden London.
Cathriona Hallahan is Managing Director Microsoft Ireland responsible for driving Microsoft's commercial and consumer business in Ireland. She is also a qualified accountant. She is passionate about progressing dance in Ireland and is looking forward to this new role in IDC.
Tommy Shaughnessy is a renowned International Coach and Adjudicator. He is Fellow & Examiner with the United Kingdom Alliance in Ballroom, Latin, Sequence and Freestyle. Winner of Bill & Bobbie Irvine Award for Outstanding Services to Ballroom Dancing and 2 La Classique de Danse Awards for Top Competition Organiser (2003) & Top Teacher (2005).
Noel O’ Donoghue
Noel O’ Donoghue has been involved in Ballroom, Latin and Sequence dancing for over 40 years. Noel has been teaching for over 12 years and is qualified as a Professional Teacher in Ballroom and Latin with the UKA since 2007. He is also Co-Owner of Dance Addiction Blanchardstown.
Grace has been involved in the dance world for over twenty years. Along with her sister, Claire, she started GC School of Dance in 2012. Their young school is growing rapidly as has had a very successful start on the competition circuit.
John Edward Nolan
John Edward Nolan has been a competitor in the Ballroom dances for the past 16 years. He has represented Ireland throughout the world and has competed at World and European Championships. He has recently passed his first teaching exam with UKA and is a teacher with Xquisite Dance in Dublin.
Ksenia is an Amateur Latin American competitor. She was also first one to introduce new dance fitness program to Ireland - Bokwa, and is now Bokwa Education Specialist Trainer for Ireland. She is a member of the UKA.
Orla is a former International Gymnast ans has also studied Anatomy, Physiology and Sports Therapy. She runs her own dance school (Dance Dimensions) which specialises in Hip Hop dancing. She also runs a dancewear boutique (Dimensions Dancewear) in Drumcondra, Dublin with her mother.
Sam Hunter is 19 and has been dancing competitively for 13 years. From England, he has been a British champion and World Finalist in Ballroom and Latin and has also won titles in USA, Malaysia, Singapore and now Ireland. He is looking forward to his future in Ireland, dancing with his partner, Shannon.
Claire Garrigan has been involved in the dance world for over twenty years and competed successfully in numerous pro-am competitions. She started GC School of Dance in 2012, along with her sister, Grace.