Owner, Dallas and Plano Arthur Murray Studios
resides in Dallas, TX with her four children and husband Zack Stevens.
Together Zack and Claudia
are the franchisees for the Dallas and Plano Arthur Murray Dance Studios
, and are the Master Franchisees for Fort Worth and Little Rock Arkansas.
Claudia is the International Director of Training for Arthur Murray International and has written several training manuals for the Arthur Murray organization.
She is featured on many of the Arthur Murray training DVD's and is frequently the keynote speaker and trainer at the Franchisee Conventions as well as many World congresses.
is a former United States champion in American Smooth and American Rhythm.
teaching career led her
to receive many Top Teacher awards including the Top All Star Award.
has taught thousands of students including Chuck Norris and Emmitt Smith.
continues to coach many top professional dancers and instructors.
She is also a champion level adjudicator and examiner for AMI, NDCA, and the WDSF.
All four of her
children compete at ballroom, as well as studying ballet, jazz, modern, lyrical, acting, music, and gymnastics.
oldest son, Nicholas, is a current Junior Latin champion and placed 2nd in the World in 2011 with his
has traveled the world competing, training, teaching and adjudicating.
has over 35 years experience teaching ballroom dancing.