Kat Gurley graduated with her BFA in choreography and performance from the University of Colorado. She is the artistic director of Wild Heart, a contemporary dance company, based in the front range of Colorado. Kat is currently on faculty at Naropa University teaching contemporary dance technique and ensemble work. She is also the former director of the dance department at the Berkshire school in Sheffield, Massachusetts. Kat has been a guest teacher, choreographer and performer at various festivals and intensives throughout the United States. Kat feels passionate and compelled to perform deeply, choreograph from a place of uncompromising truth and teach with an open heart.