Dr. Katie Jackson is a 2021 graduate of Lincoln Memorial University. She earned her bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Kentucky in Biosystems Engineering. She is most interested in large animal medicine, with a special passion for small ruminants.

Dr. Jackson grew up on a farm in West Virginia. She was very active in 4-H and FFA and was on several successful judging teams, continuing into college.

She and her husband Joey assist with Dividing Ridge Farm, the primarily Angus cow-calf operation where Joey grew up in Salvisa. Katie also breeds dairy goats and is an American Dairy Goat Association licensed judge.