Phone: (843) 664-8162
Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. in Dance Performance, minor in Coaching
Katelyn Haney was born and raised in Winnsboro, South Carolina. She began dancing at the age of 12 at a local dance studio. Katelyn continued her love of dance at Fairfield Central High School, where she was a part of the Griffin Elite Dance Company. She was a member of the FCHS chapter of the National Honor Society of Dance Arts and was voted top senior dancer by her peers.
After high school, she attended Winthrop University, where she received her Bachelor’s of Arts in Dance with a minor in coaching. She is the co-founder of Kinetic Fever, an on-campus hip-hop dance team at Winthrop. She was an assistant coach for the Griffin Elite Dance Company Competition Team while in college, and won multiple awards at various competitions across the state for her choreography.
Ms. Haney teaches technique and classes for various festivals and workshops in the midlands and PeeDee region. Ms. Haney has taught elementary and middle school dance in Florence and is excited to join the WMS faculty this year.