is from Media, PA.
studied under Dina Gazzerro at a young age.
Encouraged and inspired to be a creative student, she
choreographed and performed her
own work since the age of 9.
At 15, she
trained with First State Ballet Theater of Delaware
, performing with members from Russian Ballet Theater.
She graduated with honors from the Kirov Academy of Washington DC, training under Mme.
Katie joined Arts Ballet Theater of Florida where she was the first to receive an Honorable Merit Diploma from the Tersihora Foundation of St. Petersburg, Russia.
At Arts Ballet Theater
was worked with Vladimir Issaev, Lyubov Fominich, Tatiana Terekhova, and Alla Osipenko.
She toured to Denmark and Poland with the company and left in 2007 to teach and perform closer to home.
Since moving to New York, she has worked with numerous companies including Janusphere Dance Company, Eglevsky Ballet, and Staten Island Ballet.
works as a freelance artist with David Fernandez, Christopher Caines Dance Company
, NYB Ballet, and Seth Gertsacov.
This summer she
toured to Italy with Giada Ferrone to perform at the Florence Dance Festival.
is a ballet substitute at Alvin Ailey for Kat Wildish and a Certified GYROTONIC ® instructor.