Born and raised in Newcastle, Katy is a Hunter School of The Performing Arts and ED5 International (Vocal Major) Graduate. Growing up in a musical theatre family, Katy studied piano, dance and singing from a young age, performing in both professional and amateur theatre productions throughout the Hunter Region. Most notably Katy worked as soloist for the HSPA Stageband, performing at various Jazz festivals in NSW & QLD.
Choosing between completing her communications degree at University of Newcastle or pursuing her passion for the arts, Katy relocated to Sydney in 2009 to study Full-Time at ED5 International. Under the tuition of William A. Forsythe, Craig Illot, Stephen Colyer & Leslie Bell, she completed her Cert IV in Performing Arts (Vocal Major). ACA role highlights include Olga in Anthony Skuse’s Three Sisters and Miss Julie in Angus Wilkinson’s After Miss Julie as part of the NIDA Director Project 2013. TVC Credits include Subway, NAB & Pacific Cruise Liners.