Katerina's passion for pageantry has helped her succeed in all her pageant endeavors. She has competed in statewide and national level pageants in various systems. Her most notable title is the Teen Miss New York title she won under the Miss Earth United States system in 2016. She is the previous Miss Empire State Teen in the Miss American Coed system. In addition to pageantry, Katerina had a long background in dance and is well versed in many styles. Helping others achieve their dreams in pageantry is something she strives to do.