Texas Line Dance Instructors List

The Texas Line Dance Instructors support the Jamboree through their teaching efforts and by representing their classes in selecting Primary dances for the Jam. 

Below is the list of instructors by CITY and alphabetically by the LAST name.

If you would like additional information about a particular instructor, such as where they teach, the level they teach, their class times, a short bio about them, and how to contact them… you may search by selecting the letter of their LAST name below.

If you are an instructor and would like to vote on Primary dances and have your class information, such as where you teach, what level, and class times, then please click INSTRUCTORS ONLY  and add your information.

Cassandra Gibson-Jones
Bio: Dance teacher in The Woodlands since 2002, using ballroom styling techniques to make the choreography shine.
Class City: The Woodlands
Class Location: The Woodlands
Age Group: all
Cost: $3.00
Beginner: Thursday 2:30-3:30 pm
Improver: Thursday 2:30-3:30 pm
Intermediate: Thursday 1:00-2:30 pm
Advanced: Tuesday 1:00-2:30 pm
Amy Glass
Bio: Discovered line dancing in summer of 2019 & fell in love! Became a backup instructor, and attended my first event (2020 Heart of Texas) JUST before Covid struck. Started a masked, beginners' park line dance class to just introduce some friends to it, then added a Seniors' hour, then improvers at the end! As things begin to open up, masks are optional & we are continuing for now =)
Class City: Hutto
Class Location: Hutto TX (just NE of Austin)
Age Group: all
Ultra Beginner: Mondays 1-2pm @ The Trails at Carmel Creek
Beginner: Saturdays 9-10:30am @ Fritz Park
Improver: Saturdays 9-10:30am @ Fritz Park
Leticia Gonzales
Bio: Dancing is fun
Class City: San antonio
Class Location: San antonio
Age Group: 55+
Cost: Free
Intermediate: Thursday 1:30 to 3:30 pm
Advanced: Friday 12:30 to 4:00 or 5:00 pm
Terri Grassbaugh
Bio: I have danced throughout most of my life but didn't know about line dancing until 6 years ago and have been addicted to it ever since! I share teach this class on Wednesdays with Ellen Paterson. We dance a little of everything in this class and there are many levels of dancers also.
Class City: Montgomery
Class Location: April Sound Church Fellowship Room
Age Group: all
Cost: $1.00 each class to donate to the church
Improver: 9:30 - 11:30 am
Intermediate: 9:30 - 11:30 am
Tracy Grogan
Bio: An empty-nester who loves to dance!
Class City: Abilene
Class Location: Abilene

LIST OF INSTRUCTORS (By City & Alphabetically by Last Name)

Malcolm Price –

Suzanne Phillips –

Joan Cox –
Amy Glass –
Mary Hoskins –
Barbara Langham – (Austin/Roundrock)
Connie Shell – (Cedar Park)
Karen Steger –

Barbara Turner –

Betty Hartman –

Pat Riley –

College Station:
Mary Fang –
Patricia VanderBoom –

Dallas Area:
Karen Aubrey – (Dallas)
Kay Coder – (Dallas)
Pat Damron – (Garland)
Gail Donaldson – (Allen)
Tess Duke – (Dallas)
Ann Ellis – (Rockwall/Greenville)
Ann Goodman – (North Richland Hills)
Frances Halvorson – (Richardson)
Juliet Lam – (Richardson) –
Al McGee – (Fairview)
Ann Pettit – (Garland)
Judy Rausch – (Arlington)
Richard Rogers – (Dallas)
Nikki Simpson – (Allen/Irving/Richardson) –
Vi Smith –

El Paso:
Joan Armstrong – –
Kathy Beltran –
Armando Camacho – –
Sonjia Crews – –
Janice Henson –
Angela Moshauer – –
Marvin Moshauer – –
Minnie Travis – –

Fort Worth:
Judy Sides – (Colleyville/Dallas/Duncanville/Euless/Southlake/North Richland Hills)
Penny Williams – (Burleson)

Kathy Perrine –
Betty Wyer –

Donna Myers –

Hill Country:
Joan Hibler –

Loy Anderson – (Crosby)
Britt Beresik – (Bellaire)
Elsa Campbell – (Bellaire/West University) –
Sandy Carouth –
Linda Conard – (Crosby)
Eva Gates – (Pearland)
Kenneth Gross –
Cassie Jones – (The Woodlands)
Carolyn Key – (Spring)
Ramona Pace –
Cheryl Rogers – – (Spring/1960) – 
Gordon Small –
Freddie Stark – (Tomball)

LaNora Pickel –

Gerina Aarhus –
Ocine Behrens –
Patsy Hardman –
Jeanette McDaniel –
Regina Melms –

Lori Mansfield – (Killeen/Copperas Cove)
Athalie Southard – (Harker Heights/Killeen)

Charles Archer –

Gail McCluskey –
Nancy Pawlik –

Jo Bryan –

Barbara Rhodes –

Debra Rice –

New Braunsfels:
Melissa Onks – (Canyon Lake)
Michelle Schroeder – –

Judy Gaines –

Susan Fulton –
Mary Reynolds –

San Angelo:
Gloria Henderson –

San Antonio:
Sylvia Braye –
Julie Campbell –
Nancy Cornelius –
Letty Gonzales –
Fran Lineweaver –
Lupie Martinez –
Sharon McDonald –
Vernice Miller –
Jon Osborn –
George Rollow –
Dora Sondhi –

Betty Hartman –

Gail Herring –

Doris Cox –
Jean Edwards – (Waco)
Doris Kalal –

Carlsbad, NM:
Jean Loafman –