Former reality star best known for her appearances on Jon and Kate Plus 8 . She later parlayed her success into a series of books. She also had a stint on Dancing with the Stars and made a successful endorsement deal with CouponCabin.com. Her own reality series, Kate Plus 8, debuted in 2014.
She worked as a registered nurse and later as a labor and delivery nurse. She gave birth to sextuplets in 2004 and shortly after appeared on the reality show Home Delivery.
Her 2008 book, Multiple Blessings, debuted at #5 on the NYT Best Seller's list. She took part in an episode of Celebrity Wife Swap with Kendra Wilkinson .
She was defeated by Nicole Scherzinger in season 10 of Dancing with the Stars.