Katie Gormley, 24, was born in Knoxville, Tennessee. She moved to Nashville in 2010 to study nursing at Belmont University. She began her career as a Registered Nurse at Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital on an acute inpatient child and adolescent unit where she had the opportunity to lead group sessions on coping skills, nutrition, sleep hygiene and mindfulness meditation. Recently Katie transitioned into the role of School Nurse working within the Metro Nashville School system. In her downtime, Katie enjoys yoga, going to concerts with friends and hiking.
Channel Kindness is a digital platform created by Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation. It is a safe space for young people to tell their stories of kindness, resilience, and community. By highlighting the people and organizations that are doing good in their communities, Channel Kindness’ audience is inspired to create a kinder and braver world, one story at a time.