Katie is the outpatient nurse manager at the Center for Advanced Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine. She is a graduate of the University of Connecticut, where she obtained her BS in exercise science in 1999. While working in corporate fitness she continued her education at the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy. She is a Massage Therapist licensed by the State of Connecticut since 2002. She continued her education and obtained her associates degree in nursing from Goodwin College in 2010. She completed formal hyperbaric medicine training at Saint Francis Hospital. She obtained her certification as a Certified Hyperbaric Technologist in 2012, then as a Certified Hyperbaric Registered Nurse in 2014. She received her certification as a wound care nurse in 2015.