Val began dancing at the age of 8 in her hometown of Buffalo, NY. She has trained extensively in all styles including Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, Jazz, Acro, Contemporary, Modern, and Pointe. She started teaching master classes at age 15. Her favorite memories include performing a tap number in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and competing nationally at the American Dance Awards. Val trained with the River North Dance Company and in 2015 decided to follow her dreams and move to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting and dance. She has a passion for working with her students to further their love for dance and cannot wait to continue to watch them grow!