Katie began dancing with Festival Ballet Providence from age 4, through 18. While there she performed in their junior company in 2005-08, in Cinderella, Romeo and Juliet, Swan Lake, Don Quixote, and as Clara in Nutcracker. Her summers included studying at Bossov Ballet Theatre, performing in Coppelia and Don Quixote.
Katie works as a freelance choreographer and has choreographed at Rhode Island College, Providence College, Providence Ballet Theatre, Cambridge Dance Company and in collaboration with the New York Mandolin Ensemble. She has also presented her work at dance festivals including the 2012 Perceptions Dance Festival in New York City and the 2014 Boston Contemporary Dance Festival
In 2013 she graduated from Rhode Island College with a degree in psychology and dance. She received the Helen Forman Special Talent full scholarship there, and a Masters of Education in counseling from Providence College. She currently works in financial aid at a Boston college.
Katie joined SundanceX in the fall of 2019.
She is also a member of Tony Williams’ City Ballet Boston since its inaugural season in Sept. 2018.