Claudia Soto joined the Florida Atlantic University spirit staff as Head Cheer and Dance Coach in the summer of 2015, and transitioned to Spirit Coordinator in 2017. She is a 2006 graduate of Florida Atlantic University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She achieved her Doctorate degree in Optometry from Nova Southeastern University in 2013 and is currently a practicing Florida Optometrist.
Prior dance experience includes the following:
1998-2001: Member of Atlantic High School Eagle-Ettes & Co.
Jan. 1999: Super Bowl Half-time Show
2001-2002: Captain Atlantic High School Eagle-Ettes & Co.
2004-2007: Member of FAU Dance Team
2004-2005: Second Place at NDA "Open" Competition- FAU Dance
2005-2007: Captain of the FAU Dance Team
2010- 2015: Assistant Coach FAU Dance Team
2015: FAU Head Cheer and Dance Coach
2017: FAU Spirit Coordinator / Head Dance Coach