Tori currently resides in Columbia, SC with her
husband Neil (a piper), her son Jamie (14), and daughter Kylie (8).
Tori began her journey of dance at the age of 4 in classical ballet and
was training with the New York City Ballet by age 12. At age 8, a
family friend and Canadian Champion introduced her to her first love –
Tori competed in Highland dancing for over 20 years, winning over 40 championships throughout the United States, Canada and Scotland.For 10 years, she qualified for the U.S. National Championships, placing in the top three for 3 of those years.A veteran performer and choreographer, Tori has toured internationally with Schiehallion (one of Canada’s most acclaimed dance companies led by Sandra Bald Jones), as well as choreographing and performing on tour with Seven Nations. Her work has also been featured in a nationally televised PBS production.
We are honored to have Tori participating as an adjudicator and instructor this weekend!