Aside from her job as a Hooter's waitress, Katie also occasionally serves as an advisor for Silhouette Books, where she provides details of her life to author Nora Roberts, who then writes her novels based on Katie's experiences.
Favorite "Survivor": Jerri (also listed as her role model)
Hobbies: Collecting Coke memorabilia, square-dancing, throwing tortillas and maming people with goalposts
Quote: "The other survivors may see me as just a wee-bittee leprechaun, but if pushed enough I can really be a ring-tailed-tootie sometimes. Whatever happens, I will stand stout and be proud."