Ashley Valerio
S5 Ashley Valerio
Season Season 5
Birthday November 1, 1986
Age 32
Hometown North Hollywood, CA
Originally from Mesa, AZ
So You Think You Can Dance Profile
Dance style Contemporary
Partner(s) Kupono Aweau
Placement Top 18
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Ashley Vanessa Valerio (born November 1, 1986) is a Contemporary dancer. She competed during the fifth season and placed in the Top 18.


Ashley is from Mesa, Arizona (though she calls Los Angeles home) and has been dancing for most of her life. Ashley studied for 15 years at Dance Connection Too and 7 years with the East Side Ballet Company in Mesa, Arizona.[1] She is a graduate of Mountain View High School.

Ashley auditioned the three previous seasons having not made it to the Top 20.

So You Think You Can DanceEdit

To see all of Ashley Valerio's performances from Season 5, click here.


She teaches at Signature Dance Academy in San Diego, CA. And she has started her own production company and the company helps to produces music videos. More of her post-SYTYCD work can be found in her Signature Dance Academy Faculty biography, found here.

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