Katie Watson is a Nashville native who graduated from Lipscomb University with a bachelor of science in nursing in 2007.
She spent her career as a registered nurse working at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt and Green Hills Pediatrics. In 2015, Watson graduated from Austin Peay State University with a master of science degree in nursing with concentration in family practice.
She is an American Association of Nurse Practitioners board-certified family nurse practitioner. Since joining Lipscomb University as a faculty member, she has taught in clinical rotations and in the classroom setting. Watson’s current title is the experiential education coordinator.
She works with students and facilities to ensure the highest quality experiences for clinical rotations. She also coordinates the capstone course that is taken the final semester of the program.
In her free time, she enjoys being with her husband and three children, going to church, taking trips to the beach, and playing tennis.