A professional dancer, singer, and choreographer, Rachel Lidskog has been teaching dance as a certified dance professional since 1989. She has traveled the globe for training, teaching, and competing in destinations such as Argentina, Cuba, Holland, and Sweden, as well as many cities throughout the US. Rachel won a bronze medal at the 1992 Las Vegas Fred Astaire National Ballroom Competition and at the 2005 World Championships for Country Western and Swing. She teaches ballroom, Latin, and swing dance at the Ankeny Street Studio in Portland.
Rachel began teaching for Saturday Academy in 2009, and can teach in Spanish and Swedish. She can travel to schools in Southeast Portland.