Marc Claycomb was born and raised in Melbourne Florida. He has earned an Associate of Science in Computer Network Administration, a Bachelor of Science in Public Administration, and is a Certified Public Manager through Florida State University. Marc started as a Florida Firefighter/EMT and transferred to Law Enforcement 26 years ago. He is presently the Criminal Investigations Division Commander for the Melbourne Police Department. Marc lives in the Melbourne area. He is in love with and married to his beautiful wife Terry and is also very proud of his wonderful daughter Haley.
Marc is the Melbourne Police Department’s Chairperson for the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run. He is passionate about this charity and works annually to raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics. But he is always ready and willing to do anything legal, moral, and ethical to raise funds for deserving charities… and because of that, he couldn’t be happier to be a part of this years Dancing for the Space Coast.
INSTRUCTOR – ELENA SEXTON
Originally from Russia, Elena is a professional dance instructor and co-owner of the Suntree Ballroom. Together with her husband Lance, she shares her love for dance and each other in their dance performances. Elena received her dance training in Russia in International Style. She is certified in American Rhythm as well and continues her performing and teaching in all styles including International Latin. Both Lance and Elena have participated in dance sport competitions as well as charity events.