Ten years ago this August, Katie made her CBT debut as Brooke/Vicki in Noises Off. She is honored to be a member of this distinguished resident company of actors, designers, artisans, and technicians. Katie began teaching at UTK in 2018, joined the full-time faculty in 2020, and is now Assistant Professor of Theatre and Head of Acting. Select CBT acting roles include: Spamalot (Lady of the Lake); The 39 Steps (Annabella / Pamela / Margaret); Outside Mullingar (Rosemary); The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Judy); and Blithe Spirit (Elvira) among many. Other stage credits include multiple seasons at the Tony Award-winning Utah Shakespeare Festival (Lady Macbeth, Emilia, and Maria among others) and Asolo Rep; the Resident Acting Company (NYC); TACT / The Actors’ Company Theatre (NYC); NY International Fringe Festival; and a long list of regional theaters across the country. Katie holds an M.F.A. in acting from Florida State University / Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training, a B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a graduate certificate in vocology from the Department of Speech and Hearing Science at Lamar University. Katie is a proud union member: Actors’ Equity Association since 2010, SAG-AFTRA, and UCW-CWA.