Raised in Evansville, Wisconsin, Whitney Krause was a four year company member with Madison Contemporary Vision Dance. She started dancing at age five and trained at A Leap Above Dance, where she competed and studied ballet, jazz, and modern. Following high school, Whitney attended the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater where she worked towards a Dance minor and was a member of the dance team. She obtained her Business Management Degree at Edgewood College. She has continued her dance education locally by taking classes at both Kanopy Dance and through the University of Wisconsin-Madison Continuing Studies. Additionally, Whitney spent a summer studying dance in San Diego at Academy of the Performing Arts. There, she continued her training in contemporary, jazz, and Horton based modern.
Whitney currently is both a teacher and an award winning choreographer at A Leap Above Dance in Oregon, Wisconsin.