Katie has been skating for over 24 years and is pleased to return to the rink she calls home. Katie is a senior level skater in both freestyle and moves in the field and has an extensive competitive history including Upper Great Lakes Regionals at both the junior and senior level. She has been a Learn to Skate instructor and a private instructor for 6 years and has had the opportunity to learn from distinguished coaches such as Lynda Schrader, Laura Sanders, and Robert Mauti. Katie also has over 24 years of dance experience in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, and choreography. She received a minor in dance through the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point and has over 6 years of teaching experience. Katie is a member of the United States Figure Skating Association and the Professional Skating Association and is CER B certified. Other certifications include Pediatric Advanced Life Saving, First Aid, CPR, and AED. Katie works as a registered nurse and is currently working on becoming a pediatric primary care nurse practitioner.