Katrina was born and raised in the small community of Corryton in East Tennessee. After receiving an Associate of Fine Arts degree from Pellissippi State Community College, she began her work towards a Bachelor of Arts degree in music at The University of Tennessee. While there, she studied piano with Ms. Fay Adams and Dr. Igor Lipinski. She has had many influential teachers throughout her studies including Ms. Peggy Hinkle, Dr. Bill Brewer, and Ms. Rachel Acuff.
Katrina has been playing piano for over 14 years and is very knowledgeable in music theory as well as musicology. She is currently one of our Yamaha music instructors and is great with beginning piano students of all ages and has a passion for learning and teaching.