Katie is the proud Creator & Director of the Glenn High School Guardians Dance Team following three years as the Assistant Director at Vandegrift High School. She is a Cedar Park High School graduate and former 1st Lieutenant of the Celebrities Dance Team. Katie spent two years as a member of the 69th line of World Famous Kilgore College Rangerettes and was selected as a Swingster. She graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Dance Education.
Over the years, Katie has performed in events at the Houston Museum of Fine Arts, Medal of Arts Ceremony in Austin, Tremblay Financial Bowl in Santa Barbara, California, AT&T Cotton Bowl Classic in Dallas, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line featured performances, the 2009 Texas State Society Black Tie & Boots Inaugural Ball in Washington DC, Zilker Hillside Theater, Scottish Rite Theater and Austin Music Hall.
Katie has taught and judged all levels of dance throughout Texas as a staff member with American Dance/Drill Team. Her choreography has won numerous awards and has been featured in convention Faculty Shows. Katie served as a college assistant at the Texas Dance Educators Association convention under Radio City Music Hall Rockette Summyr Whaley and is a current member of TDEA and Third Coast Contemporary company based in Austin.