Katie McGinnis began serious dance training under the direction of Victoria Bunch and Anthony Foster, of Soleunique Dance Company. She excelled within the program, and following graduation, was offered an apprenticeship position with Nomi Dance Company. She enjoyed two more seasons with Nomi as a full company member. In addition to teaching and choreographing all over Chicagoland, some of Katie’s professional credits include: UPS, McDonalds, MAC Cosmetics, "Empire", Disneyland Hong Kong, and more. Katie has also since trained at Debbie Reynolds and Millennium Dance Complex in LA, Visceral, and the Lou Conte Dance Studio, where she was later offered a faculty teaching position. She was also one of less than 30 students selected worldwide to participate in the BLUEPRINT Summer Program at the Capezio Peridance Center in NYC. Most recently, Katie has returned from her time at sea with Norwegian Cruise Lines, where she worked as a production cast dancer, aerialist, and magician's assistant.