Meet the Directors
Ms. Sokoloff is originally from Sugar Land, Texas and grew up right down the street from Dulles High School. After attempting a variety of activities ranging from ice skating to gymnastics and more she eventually found her way to the dance room and never looked back.
She started dancing in the 4th grade at Dance Works, Majestics where she trained in a variety of styles including jazz, pom, military, lyrical, contemporary, and more. Ms. Sokoloff is a graduate of Dulles High School where she was a three year member of the Dulles Dolls Dance Team and Captain her senior year.
Ms. Sokoloff is a graduate of the University of Texas. She holds a B.S. in Government with a Certificate in Business. Upon graduating from the best University in Texas she moved to Washington, DC where she worked for two years. She then moved back to Texas and started teaching World History at Wisdom High School in HISD. Following a two year stint in the classroom she eventually found her way back to the dance room at Dulles High School as a Dance Teacher and the Dolls Assistant Director.
Ms. Sokoloff is entering her 7th year in education and her 5th year at Dulles High School. Dulles is her home and Dolls are her passion. Ms. Sokoloff loves working with her students and is excited for the upcoming year!
Tatiana Rachuk, Jasmine Shine, Stacey Zhang, Airieana Boyce, Anna Kutz, Clementine Breeden, Victoria Jorski, and Catherine Yang
Ms. Scarlet Walls is from Plano, Texas. Scarlet began her dance studies at Gotta Dance as a young child. Ms. Walls trained in a variety of styles including jazz, lyrical, ballet, contemporary, hip-hop, and more. Ms. Walls is a graduate of Plano West Senior High School where she was a two year member of the Plano West Royales and Jasper Jazz. Ms. Walls served as Captain, First Lieutenant, and Junior Lieutenant.
Upon graduation, Scarlet became a member of the World Famous Kilgore College Rangerettes. As a Rangerette, she served as Right End Lieutenant and Head Swingster. Scarlet had the privilege to perform with the Rangerettes at the Cotton Bowl Classic, virtual Inaugural Parade for President Biden, and two International Tattoos in Birmingham, England and Norfolk, Virginia.
After Kilgore, Ms. Walls attended Texas A&M University, where she was a member of the Aggie Dance Team and Dance Department. She holds a B.S. in University Studies-Dance Concentration. Scarlet earned two DTU national titles in Orlando, Florida with the Aggie Dance Team. The Aggie Dance Team had the privilege to represent the University while traveling across the country to support the Aggie Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams during their March Madness and tournament season.
For the last three years, Scarlet has worked for Encore Creative Productions as an instructor working with teams across the state of Texas in their field, pep rally and contest routines. Her time as a dance team member solidified her dream to pursue dance education as a career. She is currently continuing her love of dance performance as a Houston Texans Cheerleader.
Upon graduating, she moved to Houston to start her career in Dance Education. This year begins Scarlet’s first year as the Assistant Director for the Dulles Dolls. Ms. Walls loves sharing her passion for dance with others and is honored to work with the Dolls and Ms. Sokoloff!