Katy’s formal dance training began when she was 8 years young. She grew up immersed in Latin American and Chinese cultures and competed nationally in Rhythmic Gymnastics. She has an extensive dance and movement background including Peruvian Folklore, Modern Dance, Jazz, Flamenco and Cuban rhythms. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Worlds Arts and Cultures with Dance concentration from UCLA. As an instructor, she continues to be inspired by her students’ passion, dedication and pure joy for dancing.
Katy currently dances with The Cali Dance, Bay Area Company under the direction of Yismari Ramos Téllez.