Cheryl Burke's New Man: Model Maxwell Zagorski
02/20/2009 AT 05:55 PM EST
Burke is enjoying a budding romance with Abercrombie & Fitch model Maxwell Zagorski, her rep confirms to PEOPLE. The couple, who recently stepped out together in Hollywood, have been dating for several months.
Burke, 24 and Zagorski, 21, "were introduced by Lance Bass, a few months ago when she was on tour," a friend close to the couple tells PEOPLE. "She seems to be pretty happy."
Burke will compete on the upcoming season of DWTS with model/actor Gilles Marini as her partner.