Live to Dance 2018 Results



A BIG thank you to all of our dancers, dance instructors, Jackson County Sheriff's Office, Medford Police Department, Ashland Police Departemnt, Jackson County District Attorney's Office, and everyone who helped The Arc Jackson County raise money to improve the quality of life for people who experience intellectual and developmental disabilities by voting for their favorite dancers performing at our incredibly INSPIRING eighth annual Live to Dance with The Arc Stars event on March 10th, 2018!


The voting results and awards are below, along with the list of our amazing sponsors!!!


(PLEASE NOTE: If you voted, your Human Bean coupon(s) will be on there way in a few weeks.)


Act #1: Luke Laurenson and the Sis-Q-Rollerz: Mary Allen, Sumer Christian, Jenifer Carnes, Zimryah Barnes, Melissa Edgerton, Kristi Soule, Kristina Crowley, Heather Volkman, Erin Miller & Alicia Jones

- Most Fun -

Roller Skate Dance

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Act #2: Jaci Harris, Nancy White, Kimberly Clark & Alice Rose

- Most Inspirational -


Dance Instructor: Darcy Dodge

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Act #3: Daniel Watson, Johan Pietila, Patrick Green & Colette Kuhl

- Best Musicality -


Dance Instructor: Colette Kuhl

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Act #4: Luis Valtierra, Taylor Ireland, Jawan Shannon, Melissa DiCostanzo, Melissa Allen & Tonjie Ophus

- Best Performance -

Hip Hop

Dance Instructor: Kedrin "Coach Kid" McCree



Act #5: Eric Thompson and Lexi Hodel

- Most Dramatic-

Modern Irish River Dance

Dance Instructor: Lexi Hodel

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Act #6: Kelly Henson & Kedrin McCree

- Most Creative -

Lyrical Hip Hop

Dance Instructor: Kedrin "Coach Kid" McCree


Act #7: David Taylor, Hector Meletich & Taydrin McCree
- Most Enthusiastic -
Hip Hop
Dance Instructor: Taydrin McCree

Act #7: David Taylor, Hector Meletich & Taydrin McCree

- Most Enthusiastic -

Hip Hop

Dance Instructor: Taydrin McCree

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Act #8: SimoneRenee Moore & Rebecca Campbell

- Most Elegant -

Pop Contemporary

Instructor: SimoneRenee Moore and Rebecca Campbell



Act #9: Lindsay Stempeck, Erika Doran,Josh Schilder, Divya Fisher & Abby Kirkpatrick

- Most Original -

Transformers Production

Instructor: Lia Kirkpatrick



A Special Thank You to our Generous Sponsors!!!


- Platinum Stars -

kobi HB_New_Logo KLDZ 2010

- Gold Stars -





- Trophy Sponsor -



- Silver Stars -

iDesign Marketing – Web and Graphic Design

Rogue Valley Manor Linen, Beverage Station & Glassware


- Venue Sponsor -

Tina and Aiden Miller

- Costume Sponsor -

Housing Authority of Jackson County

- Decoration Sponsor -

Avista Utilities

- Table Sponsors -

L & S Rock Products

Northwestern Mutual

Creating Community Impact x 4

Hornecker Cowling LLC A

James Savage, DDS & Rajiv Rajagopal, DMD - Associates for Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Full Leaf Tea Company -

Creative Supports, Inc, Ashland Supportive Housing & Pathway Enterprises

Living Opportunities, Inc.

Andy Atalla & Sara Johnson

Nathan and DeAnna Sickler

VanRow Mechanical

Jiffy Lube

Ashland Police Department

- Shooting Stars -

General Credit Service

Mahar Homes, Inc.

Rogue Disposal and Recycling

Southern Oregon Credit Service

The Chamber of Medford/Jackson County – Advertising

Catalyst Productions –  Video Production

Pegasus Productions – Video Production

Grocery Outlet – Beverages

Bryan Mikota – Photographer

Evergreen Ballroom – Dance Space

Fusion Dance Academy – Dance Space

Darcy Dodge – Dance Space

Dance Arts Center – Dance Space

Studio Z – Dance Space

- Shining Stars -

Michael B. Miller

Moss Adams, LLC

Foster Denman, LLP

Rogue Valley CrossFit

Pronto Print – Printing


- Twinkle Stars - x2

Dr. Scott Brodie, Brodie Dental

Lance and Erika Reyes, Propel Insurance

Papillion Rouge

Dr. Danna Catt, Pear Blossom Veterinary Clinic

Jerry and Linda Evans

Tiffiny Hurley, Mortgage Consultant with Wells Fargo

Richard and Nancy Oldham

SkyOak Financial

Vinny's Italian Kitchen

Wilkie & Fig

Huckye, O'Connor, and Jarvis, LLC

Bob and Phyllis Strosser


- Donation -

Turning Point Physical Therapy, LLC