Dance Instructor/Competition Teams
Sophia Gallardo grew up in Southern California and has been dancing since the age of three. In high school Sophia was a member of the Mater Dei Varsity song leading team. After high school, Sophia worked for US Spiritleaders as a member of their dance staff. Sophia received a BA in Dance and a minor in Entrepreneurship from Cal State University Long Beach. At CSULB Sophia was a member of the Dance Team for two years. Sophia has assisted choreographers such as Andy Vaca and Mina Ortega. Sophia has danced professionally for Vans and most recently for Mario Aguilar. Sophia was a member of the Vixens, under the direction of David Slaney. Sophia has been teaching dance, choreographing, and coaching in the OC and Long Beach for the last six years. She loves to share her love for dance with her students!