Gwen Burton, B.S., Founder of Spotlight, is a full-time Dance teacher and choreographer with over 20 years of professional experience. She is the founder of Spotlight Ballroom. Her teaching, choreography, and performance experience extends throughout California and as far as the Netherlands-Antilles in areas as diverse as Ballroom, Latin, Swing, Ballet, Jazz, and Afro-Cuban Dance.
Donnelle Yoshino began social dance class at the Experimental College in 1993. In addition to performing and competing with the Spirit in Motion dance team, she has performed several solo exhibitions and participated in competitions. She also teaches at Spotlight Ballroom.