Gillian Eberlei, "Gillie", is a native Tennessean who was born and raised in Nashville. She is a board certified family nurse practitioner. She attended Martin Luther King Jr. Magnet School and graduated with honors from Cumberland University with her bachelor's degree in nursing in May of 2007.
She began working as a registered nurse at Franklin Dermatology Group in 2007, while also earning her master's degree in nursing from Middle Tennessee State University in December 2009. Gillie has had an interest in dermatology from an early age as her family has a history of skin cancer. She is an active member of the Dermatology Nurses Association's Nurse Practitioner Society.