Meet our Owners

Sergio & Renna Villanueva

Dance Appeal Studio is owned by Sergio & Renna Villanueva, who have been married for over 40 years.  They have extended their love for one another by way of ballroom dancing - two hearts beating as one, in unison with the emotion of dance and music.


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Meet our Instructors

Geoffrey Fells

Professional Ballroom and Latin Dance Instructor


Bio and Background

Kelvin Lau

Tai Chi Instructor



Bio and Background

Barbara Kaneshiro

Ballet Instructor

Assistant Ballroom & Latin Dance Instructor


Bio and Background

Kale Kingsbury

Professional Ballroom Smooth & Rhythm Dance Instructor


Bio and Background

Faith Villanueva-Moats

Professional Ballroom and Latin Dance Instructor


Bio and Background

Meet Our Dance Assistants

David Matsumoto

Assistant Ballroom & Latin Dance Instructor

Lyn & Ted Sodaria

Assistant Ballroom & Latin Dance Instructors

Meet our Helpers/Coordinators

Eleyne Fia, Susan Hiwa, Barbara Kaneshiro

Keeping everything together with a smile!

Dance Appeal Studio could not operate efficiently without these precious helpers!