Ruth Barstow

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What is your favorite dance style and when did you start dancing?
My favorite are Rumba and Waltz
Started about 23+ years ago

What is your favorite music?
Anything Rod Stewart

Where are you from?
Wilmington, DE

What is your occupation? Any other community service you are involved in?

I am Human Resource Application Manager in the Information Technology Department at JMU

Fun facts about you?
"I love dancing, love shoes and jewelry
I enjoy cross stitching
I enjoy Hallmark movies"

Total Money Raised



Team Totals

Team Aubrey $25,294
Team Debbie Brown $12,503
Team Driller $21,598
Team Kelly May $25,302
Team Mandy $16,535
Team Rockingham County Public Schools (RCPS) $21,444
Team Smith $22,299

Previous Winners

In 2018, the event’s ninth straight sellout crowd saw Zack Lokey of Nielsen Builders and his USA Dance partner Libbi Fitzgerald win the championship.

Corri Loan, representing Tropical Smoothie Cafe and her USA Dance partner Don Barstow were awarded the People's Choice Award in 2018.