Matt Pospeshil grew up dancing, singing and performing theater in the northern suburbs of Chicago, and got his start dancing professionally with Especially Tap Chicago. He furthered his education at Western Michigan University; got a BA in Dance, and performed Musical Theater. Pospeshil danced with Inaside Chicago Dance & began to manage his family’s dance studio in Buffalo Grove, IL which has now evolved into Pospeshil Performing Arts Academy of Dance, Voice, Music and Acting. Matt had the pleasure to work with Chicago Human Rhythm Project's BAM! and Chicago Tap Theatre. Pospeshil's convention teaching and competition judging credits include Dance Masters of America and Dreamstar Dance Competition. He also directs a youth dance company, the Heart of Dance Ensemble, based out PPA. He also produces an annual concert of Song & Dance called Fuse & Explode, presented by his ensemble, Troubadour Dance Theatre.