Highland Arts - Dance
Joined Alma College Faculty in 2010
- M.S., Basic Medical Sciences, Wayne State University (2011)
- B.S., Biology, Alma College (2007)
Recent Courses Taught
- Highland Dance II. THD 248.
- Kiltie Dance Company. THD 152.
- Highland Dance I. THD 148.
- Kiltie Dance Company. THD 151.
- SOBHD Highland Judges Prep. THD 399.
Selected Book Publications
- Kate DeGood with Christie Freestone, Bill Weaver, and Liz Weaver. Preparing for the Judges Exam: A Study Guide.
- "North American Junior Highland Forum Meeting at the British Association of Teachers of Dance North American Conference 2012."
- "North American Junior Highland Forum Meeting at the British Association of Teachers of Dance North American Conference 2011."
- SOBHD President Shendl Russel, Rachel McLagan.  "Preparing for the Highland Judge's Exam at the World of Highland Dance Conference."
Awards, Honors, Recognitions
- 10 time World Championship Finalist
- 7 time United States National Champion
- Winner of over 85 major Championship titles throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, and Scotland
- Federation of United States Teachers and Adjudicators
- Scottish Official Board of Highland Dance Judges Panel
- Scottish Dance Teachers' Alliance
- British Association of Teachers of Dance