Kathy Kelley is the founder and CEO of HysterSisters, an online community of over 330,000 members, providing woman-to-woman support for medical and emotional issues surrounding the hysterectomy experience.
As a patient educator, Kathy is often invited to speak to surgeons and patients about the needs of the hysterectomy patient. She has also appeared before the FDA advisory council as an advocate for the hysterectomy and surgical menopause patient. She has written and compiled What 250,000 Women Know About Hysterectomy, Our Hysterectomy Stories, and Mister HysterSisters Guide. As part of her mission to educate women about gynecologic illnesses and surgeries, she has partnered with physicians across the country to develop HysterSisters.com into the leading website for hysterectomy support and information.
In addition to her role as "Keeper of the Keys" at HysterSisters, she enjoys her role as "Nana" to a growing number of grandchildren.