Katie was born and raised in Orofino, Idaho and studied ballet, tap, and jazz in Lewiston and Moscow, Idaho with Festival Dance Academy. She has performed in the Nutcracker with Eugene Ballet Company as a party child and flower. Katie spent two years preforming with Idaho Dance Theatre and one year with Stampede Spirit dancers and recently with Off Center Dance Project and performs aerial silks with the Red Light Variety Show. She teaches dance at Boise State University, College of Idaho and two private studios. She graduated from Boise State University where she earned a BA in theatre with dance emphasis, Cum Laude. Katie teaches aerial fitness and silks at Ophidia Studio while working on her 200 hour yoga certification through the Shanti Yoga Teacher training program. Katie teaches Aerial Fitness and Silks at Ophidia Studio.