Studied Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, and lyrical for twenty two years. Katie studied underneath the direction of Lovedy Griner and at the age of 15 German dancer Beatrice Corbin. Before graduating high school, she attended the University of Georgia Summer Dance Camp. Katie was a TCCHS Dazzler all four years of high school and Captian her senior year. Ms. Gaston began teaching at the age of 18. Training dancers from ages 2 and up in all genres of dance. This included choreography for dance recitals in all genres. She has performed various roles such as: Countess Coral in the ballet Clue, The Stepmother in Cinderella, Elsa in Frozen Fantasy, a sister in I’ll be Home for Christmas, as well as many other roles. Ms. Gaston was given the honor of opening for the world renown Christian ballet company, Ballet Magnificat. She has taught dance at the Colquitt County Fine Arts Center in Moultrie, GA, Rose City Ballet in Thomasville, GA, Thomas County Middle School, and Thomas County Central High School. Katie has a passion for dance, teaching, and creating new choreography. Her desire is to continue training, cultivate aspiring dancers of all ages the importance of movement and encourage them to dance after high school.