What motivated you to work in veterinary medicine?

My ongoing love for animals

What has been your most rewarding moment working in veterinary medicine?

Helping bring new puppies into the world with C-sections

If you weren’t working at a veterinary clinic, what would you do?

I would open my own taco truck and have my dog as my assistant

What is the most exotic animal you have treated?


What animal scares you more than any other?


What do you consider your greatest accomplishment?

Finding a career, I truly love that also makes a difference

What do you do in your spare time?

Play with my dog, go up north, snowmobile, ski, eat tacos

What is your favorite comfort food?

Tacos and mashed potatoes

What is your biggest pet peeve?

When taco bell forgets my mild sauce

What animals do you currently have?

A yellow lab Amos and a black lab Leroy

If you were to come back as an animal, what would it be and why?

I would be a north American river otter, they are playful and can slide around. They always are having a good time.

What is your favorite childhood movie and why?

Rugrats in Paris, such a classic who doesn’t love the Rugrats

What is your favorite childhood memory?

Going to my cousins’ house in Minnesota on the lake, we always had the best time fishing and boating.

Name 5 things people might be surprised about if they knew it about you?

1. Halloween is my favorite holiday

2. I can eat a 3-pound burrito

3. Clowns terrify me

4. I am a klutz

5. I love frogs and bugs, I just think they are adorable