Katie grew up dancing at NorthPointe Dance Academy in Columbus, OH where she trained in jazz, tap, lyrical, contemporary, and ballet. She had the opportunity to train under a variety of world renowned choreographers in the competition and convention circuit, while also teaching dance to students during her high school years. She still goes back frequently to choreograph and assist at the studio, as well as teach technique and rehearsal private lessons. Katie plans to
graduate from The Ohio State University in May of 2019, majoring in Human Resources and minoring in Organizational Psychology. While at Ohio State, Katie spent all four of her years as a member of the dance team, and was the sole team captain her senior year. Katie helped the
team win three National Championships at the UDA Collegiate National Championships, as well as contributed to the choreography of the team’s 2018-2019 1 st place home routine at UDA
College Camp.