Katie fell in love with dance at an early age and has spent the last 15 years teaching & studying her craft. She enjoys all styles of dance with a strong focus on classical & contemporary styles. Katie possesses a passion for choreography & loves seeing her pieces brought to life on
Katie has completed a Certificate IV in Dance Teaching & Management & is a Registered Teaching member Ballet Australasia Limited having also completed their Teaching Certificate III. She also holds and Advanced Diploma in Leadership & Management and is a Certified Acrobatic Arts Teacher & Adjudicator.
Katie opened her own studio, Dream Dance Academy in 2005 & currently teaches more than 50 classes each week in all dance genres in her hometown of Mudgee, NSW.
Her students have been successful in auditioning for Ev&Bow, The Australian Ballet School, ed5international, National Capital Ballet School, Brent St, JR Management, The McDonald College, The National College of Dance and as featured artists in Schools Spectacular.
As a mum to her own two daughters, Katie aims to create a positive environment in which
every child is given the opportunity to shine and believes in nurturing little hearts with as much care as little bodies which is why she is a proud member and Certified Teacher with YPAD (Youth Protection Advocates in Dance).
“I am grateful for the opportunity to inspire the next
generation of young dancers & share my love of dance with as many of them