Johnny & Lisa

Johnny & Lisa
Johnny and Lisa PerMar, Dance

Johnny and Lisa PerMar are professional dance instructors with 30+ years experience and are the event organizers for WILL DANCE FOR FOOD and The HUNGER BALL charity events.  

 Specializing in American style Smooth and Rhythm dances and West Coast Swing. They have been in Naples for nine years and currently run the ballroom program at Naples Performing Arts Center.

A few of their accomplishments include: 

  • Two-time FL State West Coast Swing Champions: Johnny and Lisa were the very first FL State WCS Champions and the only couple to have two consecutive championships, thus
  • far.  
  • First Place US National Dance Champions and Second Place in the Caberet division.
  • Harborview Dancesport Open Professional Dance Champions. 

Johnny is currently competing professionally in American Smooth with his new partner, Austrian National Champion, Gabriella Bodocs-LoBello.  Their new partnership is climbing the ranks quickly as they are already Grand Nationals Invitational Open Professional American Smooth Finalists.