|Sheldon is nineteen years old and is currently studying to be an Engineer at the New York City College of Technology. At the age of twelve, Sheldon began taking beginning tap dance classes with Traci Mann. Soon after, he began performing with tap legends Sandman Sims, Buster Brown, Harold Stumpy Cromer, Peg Leg Bates, Savion Glover and Mable Lee.
Sheldon has been teaching tap dance in the NYC Public School Systems since 1999. He has taught Pre-School as well as teens at Paul Robeson High School. Sheldon is also a professional DJ where he mixes music for parties and creates elaborate mixes on cds. As a member of the Young Hoofers®, Sheldon choreographed and starred in a national television commercial for Chili’s Bar and Grill, as well as television advertisements for Ecofest, Taste of Times Square, and Taste of Broadway. Sheldon has starred in the Broadway musical reviews: ‘Tribute to Tap Giants, Tap Legends Live! and Hats Off Taps on for Gregory.’
Sheldon teaches basic rhythm tap with an emphasis on reggae.