Katherine Finnigan has been dancing since the age of 4. She has studied jazz, tap, ballet, lyrical, and modern/contemporary. Her competitive career began at age 6 and lasted 12 years. As a competitive dancer, she has won numerous regional and national awards, as well as placed in the top 10 of the world finals. Her professional career consists of choreography awards, a music video, print work, and performing in a modern dance company. Aside from dance, Katherine has graduated from the California State University of Fullerton with a degree in Business Administration. With this degree, she hopes to one day own a studio of her own, but for now, she is excited to be sharing her passion for dance with the students at Hart Academy of Dance. She strives to continue teaching and develop strong technique in the next generation of dancers.