Our Partnership

Yulia and Phil have been dancing together for seven months.


Yulia was born in Russia and moved to the United States in 2007. She is a graduate of a Russian state university, and is currently a Bachelor of Economics student at George Mason University graduating this May and looking forward to a job in financial services.

She began dancing in 2008. She is financing her graduate education by teaching ballroom and latin dancing. 


Phil is a retired Lockheed Martin Program Manager. He is a Ph.D candidate in Knowledge Management at George Washington University. Phil dances for fun, exercise, and mental stimulation.