When & how did you come to work at Maple City AH?
I started working here in April 2023.
Why did you become a veterinary professional?
I have always loved animals and always wanted to help them.
Tell a story about one specific animal or event related to animals that inspired you.
When I graduated HS, I volunteered at an animal shelter and helped rehab three behavioral cases and got them adopted.
How did you become a veterinary professional?
I first started my journey in Texas as a Kennel Tech then moved to a bigger clinic and started training as a Technician. From there, I moved to Emergency Vet Med for a few years and now I am back in General Practice.
What do you enjoy most about your job & why?
I love seeing animals leave my care happy and healthy. A few things I love doing in the office are surgery, taking blood, and post-operative care.
What are your personal origins?
I am originally from Hawaii. I grew up as the oldest and only girl. I love the ocean, art, plants, and obviously my animals.
Who is your family now?
Starburst - bird - Sun Conure who loves dancing
Houdini - bird - a loud boy who loves to talk
Harley - bird - a shy girl that loves singing
Tila - bird - small body with a huge personality
Rio - bird - a young boy who loves his treats
Apollo - dog - a big, fluffy boy who loves cuddles
Lucas - dog - old man who loves naps
Loki - dog - crazy Shepherd who loves running
What are your personal interests & achievements?
I am currently in school for Veterinary Medicine. I love cooking and working with my animals.