Valerie has entertained on cruise ships that have traveled the world. She has worked for Disney and Celebrity cruises. They are always eager to have her back. She was born and raised in El Paso, TX and is now living in Los Angeles, CA. She graduated from Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA as a guitarist. She then attended Musician's Institute in Hollywood, CA where she was awarded the Stanley Clarke scholarship. She has wowed audiences with her powerful and unique raspy voice topped of guitar chops that keep up with the best of them. When she plays people stop, look, and listen. She is a unique talent that will not disappoint no matter what venue or city she performs in.
She is also currently competing in the latest season of The Voice. During her Blind audition she blew all four judges away. All turned in hopes of having her on their team. She ended up choosing team Blake and MWE continues to cheer her on throughout her journey.