Katie Skinner is a native of Brookfield, IL and a graduate of the University of Iowa with degrees in Dance and English. She has been interning for Movement Research since September 2015 and now considers herself an actual FileMaker Pro. In addition to MR, Katie works as co-coordinator for Baryshnikov Arts Center’s Teen After School Program and as editorial assistant for the upcoming Oxford Handbook of Dance and Politics. Katie has performed with Sean Thomas Boyt and Theresa Elwell. She recently made a duet (with fellow MR intern Libby Wolf!) for WAXworks at Triskelion Arts Center.