A native New Yorker and Latino, Diego Chauca took his first Zumba class as a college senior while earning his Bachelors of Science in Psychology degree at Stony Brook University. He immediately fell in love with Zumba’s unique fusion of Latin dance choreography and fitness. After reaching his personal fitness goals, he now devotes his time to motivating and mentoring his students through his high-intensity and energetic Zumba classes.
With an eternal love for fitness and endless passion for dance, Monica’s Zumba® classes are filled with unforgettable, high-energy excitement that is contagious! After attending the Fashion Institute of Technology and originally becoming a fashion merchandiser, fitness and dance won over Monica’s heart. Monica teaches at multiple NYC locations and also enjoys teaching at resorts a few times a year. She holds two national group fitness certifications (AFAA and AEA Aquatics), and continues to enhance her expertise every day.
Stefani has always been passionate about fitness and wellness. She first came in contact with Zumba when she wanted to try something different at the gym. She became so addicted, a “Zumbafreak”, that she wanted to get licensed to teach and inspire others. Her endless energy, bubbly personality and passion will be sure to leave your sweat on the floor while having a fabulous time!
Joining us straight from France, Knzo Mendy is an international dancer / choreographer and Zumba® instructor; not to mention that he is also a great Zumba Jammer. He has mastered several styles of dance including Salsa, Rumba, Bachata, Kizomba, Hip Hop, Dancehall, Reggaeton and African ballet, to only name a few. He performed on stage with Beta at the 2012 International Zumba® Convention in Orlando. Knzo will bring the heat to every class and take you on a trip around the world in Parisian style.