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Alec Mazo is a Belarusian-American producer and former professional dancer. He is popular for his role in the American edition of the reality series, Dancing with the Stars. With his dancing partner, Kelly Monaco, Mazo won the first season of the show. He also participated in four DWTS tours.
Mazo is the CEO of the Genesis Ballroom located in San Francisco and Los Angeles. So, is he married? Who is the lucky woman to be his wife? Explore more about Mazo’s personal life in the following sections.
Who Is Alec Mazo? Bio & Wiki
Alec Mazo was born on 5th April 1978, in Gomel, Belarusian, Soviet Union. Moreover, he holds an American nationality and belongs to a Jewish family. He was raised by his mother, Natasha, a former engineer who began a school in San Francesco. Mazo and his family moved to San Antonio, Texas when he was young.
Mazo attended the University of California, Berkeley where he studied computer science and cognitive science with the hope of becoming a dance teacher. Later, he graduated from Stanford University with an MBA degree.
Inside Of Alec Mazo’s Career
Alec Mazo started his career from the 1998 movie, Dance With Me where he performed as a dancer. Later, he turned as a professional dancer shortly before producers of Dancing with the Stars began their search for dancers to star on the show. Shortly afterward, he won the dance competition with his partner, Kelly Monaco.
Recently, Mazo made his appearance in the hit NBC series, Heroes along with Jimmy Jean-Louis and Sendhil Ramamurthy. Mazo and his dance partner, Edyta produced instructional fitness DVDs like Dancing like the Pros, Fitness with the Pros and so on.
Alec Mazo’s net worth is estimated to be around $1 Million as of 2019. Having an impressive wealth, he also receives handsome money from his other works which include advertisements, cameo appearances, etc. He boasts a salary in the range of $600 to $800 Thousand annually.
Mazo performed with Victor Ortiz who has a net worth of $7 Million and Melissa Rycroft whose wealth is $1.5 Million in the American television series, Dancing with the Stars. He also danced with many popular dancers in the show.
Alec Mazo’s Personal Life: Married, Wife & Children
Alec Mazo is a married man as of 2019. He met his wife, Edyta Sliwinska, a polish ballroom dancer on the set of Dancing with the Stars. Shortly afterward, they fell in love with each other and began dating.
The couple tied the knot on 1st November 2007, in San Francisco, California. In their wedding, they invited most of their co-stars of DWTS and close relatives. Together, they have two beautiful children, a son, Michael Alexander born on 4th January 2014 and a daughter, Leia Josephine Mazo born on 18th June 2017.
So far, Mazo isn’t involved in any extra-marital relationship affairs with any other person. Likewise, he hasn’t faced any controversies and rumors regarding his personal life and career. Currently, he resides in San Francisco with his family and friends.
Interesting Facts About Alec Mazo
Alec Mazo started dancing at the age of five.
When Mazo was 16, he started studying dancing at his mother’s school to improve his socialization skills with girls and to ease his back problems.
He has a younger brother, Genya who is also a ballroom dancer.