Catie has been dancing for the past 29 years. This is her 12th season with Minnesota Dance Ensemble. In past seasons, she has been a principle dancer, choreographer, and a past director. Dance has been a passion since she was a young girl. She danced for local studios and dance teams growing up in St. Cloud. Catie has trained in jazz, tap, modern, and aerial. She was a member of SCSU’s Repertory Dance Theatre, Wicked Sisters Dance Theatre, and Minnesota Dance Ensemble. Catie has performed at the Paramount Theatre, Empire Theater, University of North Dakota, St. Cloud State University, Fringe Festival, and Pioneer Place on Fifth. She has also coached and instructed local dance teams and studio dancers. Catie was an adjunct dance instructor at St. Cloud State University for 8 years. She taught Dance for Everyone, Conditioning for Dancers, Tap, and Jazz. She has also enjoyed teaching beginning tap to students at Great Theatre. Catie looks forward to another great season with the Minnesota Dance Ensemble.