Cheryl Bautista Burke was born on May 3, 1984. Cheryl Burke is a two time Emmy nominated professional dancer. As the professional dancer partner, she won the competition in the second and third seasons of ABC’s American version of Dancing with the Stars with celebrity dance partners Drew Lachey (February 2006) and Emmitt Smith (November 2006).
Cheryl Burke was the first professional dancer to win two Dancing with the Stars championships and in any competition. (Julianne Hough followed with two back-to-back championships in seasons 4 and 5).