Sara Lavalley has been dancing for 8 years. She started learning by mimicking MTV music videos before her mother enrolled her in hip hop classes. Sara transferred to San Jose State University from Moorpark College. There, she choreographed for three of the student concerts, received her Associates in dance, and was awarded a scholarship from the program. She is now at SJSU on University Dance Theatre. After receiving her Bachelor’s in the Fine Arts, Sara hopes to join a modern dance company or become a dance professor at a university.