Stuart was one of the founding members of the Great Lakes Swing Dance Club in 1991. Even before that, he was involved in dancing and organizing dances in the local area for years.
Stuart has continuously worked at growing and mentoring the Club, Dance Instructors, and DJs. He has promoted the Club with our dancers performing at Assisted Living and Nursing Homes, local community and Club sponsored events.
He teaches weekly at Club dance lessons, is one of the Club DJs and maintains equipment and music library. Stuart has worn many hats for the Club – instructor, team leader, driver, hauler, setup and teardown, decorator, writer, negotiator, banker and more. He has held every Board position – Chairman, President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Sergeant-at –Arms. The Great Lakes Swing Dance Club has nominated Stuart due to his exceptional love and commitment to dancing, nurturing and steadfast service in establishing the largest Dance Club in Michigan – the Great Lakes Swing Dance Club.