Since 2000, Cornell has been teaching Latin Dance to students of all ages and has taught well over 10,000 hours representing Canada at the Miami and Puerto Rico Salsa Congresses as well as the Montreal Salsa Convention.

His students who have won a combined total of over 40 gold medals at the Dancesport Canada event held annually in Montreal as well as several top ten finishes in various pro-am Salsa competitions.

He has created over 100 choreographies for various competitions and Anniversary Balls, which are built to suit the strengths and talents of the students involved.

If there was a reason why people like his class is that he makes it fun to learn. "I don’t believe in re-inventing the wheel but teaching students the way that they learn best. As you know everyone learns in a different way."