She comes from Glenview, Illinois, a suburb of Chicago and graduated from Glenbrook South High School in 2000. Before the show, Katie was a student at university majoring in marketing and business.
America's Next Top Model
On the show, Katie was one of the first eight girls to be selected to compete. She was the second to be eliminated due to her overly strong sexiness.
Cleary appeared of the caseholders on NBC's game show, Deal or No Deal. She held case #11. She is signed with Eye On You Models. She has modeled for Beverly Hills Choppers, MK Online, Maxim, Best Body, Today's Image, Body Sculpture, Natural Bodybuilding & Fitness, February 2007, Deal or No Deal, Stripper Academy, Ripe TV and Warriors in Pink.