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Hector Sabido and Stephanie Tate

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Hector Sabido, a native Wacoan, is currently the Director of Marketing and Advertising Sales for Prophecy Media Group, LLC, a cluster of radio stations in Central Texas.

Hector served on the Waco City Council, representing District II, from May 2019 to September 2021. He also serves on various community boards. He is the current Board Chairman for Inspiracion, a non-profit that focuses on early childhood education for Latino families. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce, United Way of Waco-McLennan County, the Art Center of Waco, the Dr. Pepper Museum & Free Enterprise Institute, Caritas, the Waco Mammoth Foundation, Greater Waco Legal Services, La Puerta, the Waco Hispanic Museum and the Historic Waco Foundation. In 2019, he was selected as a recipient of the Waco's Under 40 Award by the Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce.

Hector received his Bachelor's degree from Baylor University. He received his Masters in Business Administration from Tarleton State University. He and his wife, Ilda, have two children, Jeremiah and Mia.

Arthur Murray Dance Studio

Stephanie is a professional Ballroom Dancer with Arthur Murray Dance Studios. Originally based out of Arthur Murray Fort Worth, she is now the Franchisee of Arthur Murray Dance Studio of Waco.

Stephanie and her husband Bryan currently hold the 2019 Arthur Murray Professional Nine-Dance Champion Title. They are also Three-Time World Lindy Hop Champions as well as the 2014 International Two-Dance Champions in Venice, Italy. They have also been Rising Star and Open Professional FInalists in Italy, the Czech Republic, Cancun, Orlando and Washington D.C.

Before Stephanie's career at Arthur Murray, she was classically trained in Ballet and Musical Theatre Arts in Philadelphia and New York City. She has performed at Carnegia Hall in New York City, Walnut Street Theatre and the Bristol Riverside Theatre in Philadelphia. She was also part of an off-Broadway performance workshop with Broadway show writer, Barry Keating. In addition, she holds a Bachelor's degree in International Business with a double minor in Spanish and Theatre Arts.

Stephanie's desire to become Arthur Murray Franchisees all goes back to her passion for people. Stephanie and her husband both agree that their first love is sharing the joy of dancing with others and teaching their students, many of whom before coming to Arthur Murray, have never danced before. Watching their students and staff grow and develop in their own dance journey is what they enjoy the most about being Arthur Murray Professionals.