VALERIE ROCKEY has been pursuing a dance career in Los Angeles for 7+ years. Her first major audition was for Season 11 of "So You Think You Can Dance" as a tap dancer, and she ended up finishing as the Runner-up of the show. Following STYTCD was a 77-city tour across the United States and parts of Canada. She has since then performed on television shows such as the "Ellen Degeneres Show", Showtime’s "Penny Dreadful", Disney’s "Bunk’d", Hulu’s "Light as a Feather", Nickelodeon’s "All That" and more. Valerie was also the Assistant Choreographer on Fox's TV Hit, "The Masked Singer". She’s performed at live events including an industrial in Vegas with James Cordon, Disney Channel’s Music Awards with Sabrina Carpenter, Nigel Lythgoe's Dizzy Feet Gala, the Industry Dance Awards with The Syncopated Ladies and others. She's been a part of professional companies in LA including Jason Janas’ Co.Mmit, Nick Young’s Rhythmatic, and Ryan Lohoff’s Rithem Dance Company. Valerie joined Revel Dance Convention towards the end of season 1 and continues to tour around the country teaching tap with them today! She loves sharing her passion at Revel, as well as at studio workshops, dance festivals and various classes. Her love for teaching and performing continues to grow today.