2012 Dancing With Our Stars A Success

This year more than 500 people came out to cheer for “Our Stars,” Czarina Lopez, Carla Keegan, Susie Huhn, Susie Agrillo, Linda Wojtowicz, Treena Parvello, Hassan Hijazi, Bob Fee, Bellal Joseph, Kalyn Stith, Joseph Blair, and Neal Eckel.

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And the winners are…

Tango- Carla Keegan (judges and audience choice)

Foxtrot- Joseph Blair (judges and audience choice)

Cha Cha- Hassan Hijazi (judges and audience choice)

Rumba- Neal Eckel (judges choice)

Rumba- Treena Parvello (audience choice)


Our Professional Instructors

Kriste Belt, Bob Blake, Josh Carlson, Ramona Daniel, Zhenya Dokuchaeva, Matt Kellar, Peter Lisanti, Rehanna Loncer, Andrew Piorkowski, Svetlana Temyanko, and Miro Tymosiak.


Our Judges

Aurora Goncalves-Shaner, Joseph Rodgers, and Avery Wagner.


Our Committee

Chair: Shelby MacDonald
Members: Kristen Almquist, Ann-Eve Cunningham, Angie Johnson-Smith, Jennifer Lohse, Linda Lohse, Ann Lovell, Francie Merryman, Carolyn Russo, Patsy Sable, Leslie Schellie, Mary Steed, and Teresa Welborn.


We would like to thank the following sponsors:

Title Sponsor: TMC for Children

Platinum Sponsors: Margaret E. Mooney Foundation

Silver Sponsors: Czarina and Humberto Lopez

Bronze Sponsors:

  • Blue Cross, Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Desert Diamond Casinos
  • Hughes Federal Credit Union
  • Mr. & Mrs. Charles Pettis
  • Sav-On Flowers (who is also responsible for tonight’s decorations)
  • Stifel Nicolaus

Wine Sponsors:

  • The Shanty
  • Alliance Beverage and Distributing
  • Barefoot Wine

Special Sponsors:

  • Author Melissa Hart, better known as the Diaper Fairy
  • Jim Click Automotive

Media Sponsors:

  • Tucson Lifestyle
  • 94.9 MIXfm

Table Sponsors:

  • Ann Lovell
  • Blair Charity Groups
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Carondelet Foundation
  • Casa De Los Niños
  • Community Partnership of Southern Arizona
  • Cox Communications
  • Czarina and Humberto Lopez
  • Dental Village
  • Desert Diamond Casinos & Entertainment
  • Dream Dance
  • Durazzo, Eckel & Hawkins, P.C.
  • Elizabeth Parkman Foundation
  • Green Foundation
  • Holualoa Companies
  • HSL Properties
  • Hughes Federal Credit Union
  • Keegan, Linscott & Kenon, P.C.
  • Law Office of Robert E. Fee
  • Mooney Foundation
  • Ranch Events
  • Russo, Russo & Slania P.C.
  • Sav-On Flowers
  • Stifel Nicolaus
  • TMC for Children
  • Tucson Electric Power
  • UA Foundation
  • UAMC Trauma
  • YMCA of Southern Arizona