Kate Hinkel grew up in Atlanta, where she studied ballet and modern dance at Callanwolde Fine Arts Center and the Atlanta Ballet. She received her BFA in Dance from Florida State University. While at FSU, her choreography was performed at The American College Dance Festival and The Florida Dance Festival. She also received the A.J. Fletcher Foundation scholarship to the American Dance Festival in Durham, NC. Kate has performed with CORE Performance Company, Room To Move Dance Company, Duende Dance Company and Coriolis Dance in Atlanta. She’s performed nationally and internationally, including Canada, England and Germany. Kate has been teaching and choreographing at Callanwolde since 2001.