Undergraduate Education: Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon.
Graduate Education: University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama.
Board Certified: The American Academy of Nurse Practitioners in Family Practice.
Katie was born and raised in the Portland Metropolitan area. She attended Mt. Hood Community College for her Associate Degree in Nursing. She graduated in 2013 and began her nursing career as a Registered Nurse for Providence Portland Medical Center (PPMC) in Portland, Oregon on the Neurosurgery unit.
Katie then continued her education through Oregon Health Science University to complete her Bachelor Degree in Nursing. She switched nursing specialties and became a float pool nurse at PPMC where she was able to expand her knowledge of acute care in all specialties.
After completing her Bachelor’s program, she was accepted at The University of South Alabama where she earned her Master’s Degree in Nursing and became a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Katie and her husband decided to move to Central Oregon in 2018. They have one son. Katie enjoys spending time with her family and friends. They love to be outdoors hiking, kayaking and sitting by a campfire.