Kirstie is originally from Hobart. Tasmania. She began her formal training at the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) secondary school and then furthered her studies at the VCA before graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Dance. Her first professional appearance was with Chunky Move, where she has had the opportunity to work with a number of high profile choreographers. Kirstie has developed choreographic material for Blufunk, a dance/music collaboration established by Byron Perry and Luke Smiles, and choreographed and performed under the name of Loom with co-founder Lisa Griffiths. HYPER_mobile is Kirstie's first appearance with Tasdance and was her debut performance in her hometown of Hobart.