KATIE MOORHEAD (Media, PA) studied under Dina Gazzerro at a young age. Encouraged and inspired to be a creative student, she choreographed and performed her own work since the age of 9. At 15, she trained with First State Ballet Theater of Delaware, performing with members from Russian Ballet Theater. She graduated with honors from the Kirov Academy of Washington DC. Katie joined Arts Ballet Theater of Florida where she was the first to receive an Honorable Merit Diploma from the Tersihora Foundation of St. Petersburg, Russia. She toured to Denmark and Poland with the company and left in 2007 to teach and perform closer to home. Since moving to New York, she has worked with Lori Spada, Janusphere Dance Company, Octavia Cup Dance Theater, Staten Island Ballet, and Roger Jeffrey. Katie is a ballet substitute at Alvin Ailey for Kat Wildish and an Apprentice of Gyrotonic at Circular Power Inc. She works as a freelance artist with David Fernandez, Morales Dance and COLLECTIVE BODY|DANCELAB. Katie is thrilled to be among such beautifully talented artist. She is thankful to her Creator, family, teachers, and friends for their love and support. Her time off is spent with her wonderfully talented fiancé, Marc Tedesco.