Kathy is a Doctorally prepared Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner and Co-Owner of Primary Care Clinic of Jackson and Trezevant. She was born and raised in Louisville, KY. Her medical career began in 1987 when she joined the United States Navy serving as a Field Trauma Corpsman until she was honorably discharged in 1995. She obtained her Associates and Bachelors Degrees of Nursing from Union University as well as a Masters of Business Administration. In 2006 she was awarded her Masters of Science Degree in Nursing at University of Memphis with American Academy of Nurse Practitioner Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Her Doctorate of Nursing Practice was completed in 2013 where her clinical research focus was on endocrine disorders and hormone replacement.
With over 30 years of experience, she has an extensive background in Family Practice, Trauma, Wound, Ostomy, and Critical Care Nursing. In addition, she is a certified Professional Legal Nurse Consultant and has advanced training in Aesthetics, Weight Management, and Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy.
Dr. Wray serves on the board of the TN Nurse Practitioners Association and is Vice President of the TN Nurses Association District 6. She is also a member of Sigma International Nursing Honor Society, American Nurses Association, West TN Nurse Practitioners Association, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the Society of Pediatric Nurses.
Dr. O’Connor-Wray’s philosophy as a healthcare provider is based on providing competent, empathetic, compassionate and affordable holistic care to all the patients she serves.