Katie Carey, co-director of Purus Motus, a company creating short dance films, began dancing in Columbus, Ohio at Marjorie Jones Schools Inc. She studied at Ballet Met and Interlochen Center for the Arts. Katie attended Ohio State University, later moving to Chicago to train at Giordano Dance Chicago. Katie was a company member and choreographer with Nomi Dance Company. She has performed in Dance Chance, Dance Chicago, Arts Midwest, New Voices, j e l l o, competed at World Of Dance, Dance For Life and is currently dancing with Cocodaco Dance Project. Katie has choreographed for Nomi, Trifecta Dance Collective, Cocodaco Dance Project, Dansteps Costa Rica and will begin a new creation on Moonwater Dance Project that will premier later this Spring.