Sophia Loo grew up in Danville, California and began her ballet training at Contra Costa Ballet School under the direction of Richard Cammack and Zola Dishong. Here she performed in excerpts from Swan Lake, Sleeping Beauty, Paquita, The Nutcracker, and more. She attended various summer intensives, including American Ballet Theater in New York, San Francisco Ballet, the School of American Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet, and Boston Ballet. Sophia is currently a sophomore at Barnard College studying biochemistry. She joined Columbia Ballet Collaborative during her second semester.