Born in Surrey, England, Katherine emigrated to Adelaide, South Australia with her family in 2005. Katherine graduated from the Western Australian Academy for Performing Arts in in 2012 and was awarded with the Hawaiian Award for Dance for the most outstanding graduating student in Bachelor of Arts. Since graduating, Katherine has worked in Adelaide with Felecia Hick in From Darkness the Day and Lisa Griffiths in her work Chance, and won 2nd prize performing Rain Francis’s work in the Australian Choreographic Competition. Katherine spent time with Tasdance assisting Dean Walsh in the creation of a community dance performance Sub Marine - Shining Light into the Depths as part of National Science Week 2013 in Hobart. In 2014, Katherine took part in the Australian Dance Theatre kickstart-mentoring program and was also the recipient of the Australia Council for the Arts Artstart grant, enabling her to perform with Tasdance and Dancenorth in Threefold: Gavin Webber / Raewyn Hill / Huang Yi, and to travel to Britain to further her dance career.