Katie is an East Tennessee native from Maryville, TN. She holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Tennessee and graduated from the University of Tennessee Medical Center School of Radiography. Katie received her Radiation Therapy certification in 2012 from Chattanooga State Community College, where she continues to teach. In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering and is a member of Junior Service League. She also loves flea markets, bonfires, and Tellico Lake.