Katie "Kate" Irene Gosselin, ne้ Kreider is an American television personality, author and a registered nurse. She is best known for the reality show Jon & Kate Plus 8. She is married and a mother of eight. After completing nursing studies at the Reading Hospital and Medical Center, she later worked as a registered nurse in labor and delivery. She was featured in the NBC reality TV show Home Delivery, where her home in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania was renovated to accommodate her large family. Kate is one of 5 children. According to the show, she has a brother Kevin (seen occasionally), and a sister Kendra.