|Katia is a 16-year-old in 10th grade who lives in a small town with her parents, older brother, and cat. She enjoys outdoor activities, spending time with family and friends, dancing, and reading. She hopes to become a professional dancer and wants to help others in the future. She admires the USA and wants to do a cultural exchange to learn more about its traditions and end cultural barriers. She is grateful for the opportunity to be hosted by an American family and promises to make the most of it.