Originally from Clearwater Florida, Kate began dancing at the age of 12. She studied under Lindsay Hensley with Tampa Bay Ballet, then joined Next Generation Ballet as a trainee from 2012 - 2015. There she got the privilege to study under Peter Stark and Ivonne Lemus and perform in Youth American Grand Prix.
Kate has received scholarships to Summer Intensives such as Next Generation Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Pittsburgh Ballet Theater, and Ballet Theater of Maryland.
Kate joined Pittsburgh Ballet Theater as a Graduate student in 2015 and got to perform in Serenade, La Sylphide, The Nutcracker, and Etudes. With the professional company she has performed in Le Corsaire, Giselle, and Derek Dean's American debut of Alice in Wonderland.
With experience at Ballet Theater of Maryland, Kate is excited to start her first season with Tampa Ballet Theatre and to help promote the arts in her hometown.