-Top 4 US NATIONAL PROFESSIONAL SOUTH AMERICAN SHOW DANCE FINALIST 2016
-TOP 31 PROFESSIONAL INTERNATIONAL LATIN AT THE OPEN TO THE WORLD RISING STAR UNITED KINGDOM CHAMPIONSHIPS 2011
-TOP 24 PROFESSIONAL INTERNATIONAL LATIN AT THE OPEN TO THE WORLD RISING STARS UNITED KINGDOM CHAMPIONSHIPS 2010
-US OPEN LATIN RISING STARS NATIONAL FINALISTS 2008-2010
In 2001, Katia graduated from the University of Culture and Art and received a Master’s Degree that specialized in Professional Dancer in International Ballroom and Latin styles, Professional Choreographer and Professional Performer.
After she built her dancing career, she moved to the city of Houston and started the Dance with Stars Academy studio. She is the first coach in the State of Texas who did develop a program for Pre-teen, Junior Competitive, social international ballroom and Latin dancing.