Kathryn Lenore Guilott Smith (Katie) is a graduate of Brigham Young University with a Bachelors of Art in Dance emphasis in Ballet and Ballroom. Mrs. Smith studied under the direction of artist Carl Crosby for six years with the Aiken Civic Ballet Company and was named Ballet Mistress. She has also studied ballet at the University of South Carolina, New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Alvin Ailey Summer Workshop and the University of Panamá. Katie was awarded as the talent, poise, and fitness scholarship winner at the South Carolina Junior Miss Program (Distinguished Young Woman) where she danced the Kitri Variation from Don Quixote. She has danced lead in numerous ballets including The Pied Piper, Gretel in Hansel and Gretel, Cinderella in Cinderella, and partnered with Russian native, Evgueni Tourdiev, in a Pas de Trois from the first act of Swan Lake. She has also performed as a featured dancer with the Aiken Community Playhouse in Once Upon a Mattress and Footloose. Katie was a member of the Brigham Young University Folk Dance Ensemble and BYU Ballroom Dance Company. She enjoyed competing in the United States National Dancesport Championships were she placed in the finals for numerous genres. In summer 2012, she taught dance to underprivileged children and orphans in Panamá City, Panamá through Movement Exchange in partnership with the United States Embassy. She also choreographed for the cultural celebration during the opening of the LDS Phoenix Arizona Temple. In 2015, Katie graduated with her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from ASU and currently teaches ballroom and ballet. She is married to Dr. Cameron Smith and they are happily raising their new son, Ryker.