Catherine Allison grew up in Midlothian, Virginia and graduated from The College of William and Mary with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. She then attended Virginia Commonwealth University and graduated with both a Bachelor of Science of Nursing and Master of Science in Child Health Nursing.
Catherine joins Wake Forest Pediatrics with experience working as a pediatric nurse in Richmond, Virginia and, most recently, six and a half years experience working as a certified pediatric nurse practitioner in Smithfield, North Carolina.
Catherine enjoys working with children of all ages, from helping to facilitate breastfeeding in the newborn to sports physicals in the adolescent. As an adoptive parent, Catherine also has a special interest in walking alongside adoptive and foster families as they navigate the unique challenges they may face.
Catherine resides in Wake Forest with her husband, three children, and one very lazy bulldog. In her free time, Catherine enjoys reading, spending time outdoors with her family, and serving at her church.