2018 TOP 5 IN THE NATION (left to right)
KELLY DENNISON from Mustang HS (Oklahoma)
MARY PAT NORGAARD from Ultimate Dance (South Dakota)
TANYA ROBINSON from Power of Dance (Wisconsin)
GINA CRUZ from Dancing Dream Center (Mexico)
KRISTEN WHITAKER from Brookfield Center for the Arts (Wisconsin)
SEND NOMINATIONS TO:
DX Coach of the Year
PO Box 939, Anoka, MN 55303
type an email or remit the Nomination Form
subject line - COY Nomination for First Last Name
Since 1992, DX has strived to recognize coaches who inspire dancers to excel to his or her fullest potential, is an example of integrity for others to emulate, respects others in the dance industry, and conducts his or herself with exemplary professionalism with the National Coach of the Year honor. Outstanding coaches will be honored at the AmeriCup in Minneapolis, receive a prize package, and publicized nationally.
WHO SHOULD BE CONSIDERED?
Any person or persons who have contributed in a positive way to a program. It does not matter if the coach is affiliated with another organization, company, gym, or team. If multiple coaches work with your program and you want to nominate them as a group, list all their names on the form.
HOW CAN I NOMINATE MY COACH?
Remit a letter on your coach(s) behalf or remit the nomination form no later than January 1st. Feel free to share this opportunity with team members, parents, or other personnel and have them write a letter on his/her behalf. Nominations should be submitted for coaches who will be attending the DX AmeriCup this year.
WHEN IS THE ANNOUNCEMENT MADE?
The DX Coach of the Year announcement will be made at the DX AmeriCup Dance Championships in Minneapolis, MN.
Congratulations to past recipients!
2018 - Tanya Robinson
2017 - Mary Pat Norgaard
2016 - Tracy Kuhn & Ashley Hoffman
2015 - Carissa Chanos
2014 - Lorie Evers
2013 - Kathy Nienow
2012 - Maggie Farley & Beth DeBruin
2011 - Jordan Jost
2010 - Theresa Kubalak
2009 - Amanda McVeigh & Danielle Pipol
2008 - Julie Gessler
2007 - Dan Sapp
2006 - Anna Itman
2005 - Erin Kelly
2004 - Elizabeth Powers
2003 - Penny Vinson
2002 - Kerri Trombley
2001 - Kelly Else
2000 - Tranane Lessard
1999 - Dan Sapp
1998 - Angie Lund
1997 - Frankie Conklin
1996 - Jody Simmons
1995 - Melissa Keleman
1994 - Anne Sager
1993 - Camille Munson
1992 - Becky Burley