Born and raised in Austin, Kasey grew up dancing at SMSD, beginning at the early age of two years old. She attributes her love and passion for dance to Miss Trish, Miss Teresa, Miss Edwina and her mother, Kelly Treybig.
Kasey was blessed to be able to take classes from SMSD as well as other studios in and around the Austin area through high school, she was a member of SMSD Performing Troupe for 5 years and was a member of ADW at Dancer’s Workshop and the Dance Center’s Senior Company “In Motion” during Middle and High School. Kasey was able to perform in Disneyland in California and Disneyworld in Florida as well as the 2009 Cottonbowl through her dance organizations. At age 16 Kasey was chosen an apprentice for Leslie Garcia assisting her in Hip Hop at the American Ballet Theater Intensives hosted by Ballet Austin at the University of Texas. She has also taught Hip Hop and Jazz for Samantha Cockerham at the Dance Center in Cedar Park. She has attended several conventions and competitions including LADF, The Pulse, TATD and Encore.
During High School Kasey was a three year member and an officer on the Cedar Park Celebrities Dance team where her solo performance earned top 10 finalist awards at Showmakers in San Antonio and top 3 officer ensemble at HTE Dance Team competitions in San Marcos. Upon graduating from CPHS in 2010 Kasey attended Texas State University where she was a member of the world famous Strutters’ dance team. In May of 2014, she graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Arts in History & Political Science.
After a rewarding year of traveling the country as an Educational Leadership Consultant for her sorority Alpha Xi Delta, Kasey is excited to be home at SMSD and to take on the role of Mesa Studio & Dancer’s Den Manager in July 2015.