Faith in Action of Oakland County Hosts Fifth Annual Dancing with the Stars

Rochester Area Leaders Put On Their Dancing Shoes

Two dancers dip low in a dance move with judges watching from a nearby table

Faith in Action of Oakland County Fifth Annual Dancing with the Stars

Faith in Action of Oakland County presents its fifth annual fundraiser, “Dancing with the Stars” on March 9. Much like the television show, the Oakland County Dancing with the Stars feature local celebrities.

Jason Colthorp, WDIV Anchor/Reporter will once again be the Dancing with the Stars Emcee. Guest Judges include Alisa Zee, Veteran Reporter; Ronnie Dahl, Veteran Reporter; Deputy Steve Curtis, Oakland County Sheriff’s Office; Roop Raj, FOX2 Anchor/Reporter; Frank Beckmann, WJR Frank Beckmann Show; Rob Stone, Radio Host/WYCD.

Local celebrity dancers include area leaders, first responders, media personalities, and residents making a difference in their community – a few of whom live and/or work in the Greater Rochester Area.

Local Dancers

  • Nancy Guerrieri – Retired Educator and Caregiver
  • Kristi Trevarrow – Director, Downtown Rochester Development Authority
  • Jayona Dent – Zeta Phi Beta Sorority
  • Dr. Claudio Cortes – Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
  • Natalie Matovski – The Community House
  • Larry Spruill Jr. – Reporter, WDIV
  • Jessie Schoen – Radio Host, WYCD
  • Lauren Jbara – Reporter/In-Arena Host, Detroit Pistons
  • Alaina Campbell – President, Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Jim Everly – U.S. Army Special Forces
  • Kristie Ghedotte – Deputy, Oakland County Sheriff’s Office
  • Eric Schwalbe – Firefighter/EMT

This action-packed fundraiser will be at the San Marino Club, 1685 E. Big Beaver Road from 7:00-11:00 p.m. This will be a very special year as we once again honor all First Responders and Armed Forces.

Tickets are $75 per person and include appetizer stations, open bar, and entertainment. Each ticket also entitles guests to one celebrity dance vote at the event. Additional votes can also be purchased at the show and vote online at the Faith in Action website. To purchase tickets and vote for a favorite dancer, visit the Faith in Action Website.

About Faith in Action

Faith in Action of Oakland County is a 501(C)3 organization that provides free services to the elderly in their homes by matching trained volunteers with those in need of assistance.  It is a partnership of community faith groups, human service agencies, local businesses, and volunteers dedicated to helping seniors stay in their homes.

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