A 1989 graduate of Louisiana State University College of Veterinary Medicine. After graduation. After graduation, she practiced equine and small animal medicine in Wilson, Nc. In 1991, she moved to Charlotte, Nc and began practicing exclusively small animal medicine at Animal Medical Hospital. In 1998, she became a board certified feline practitioner. Her special interests include feline geriatric medicine, gastroenterology and dermatology. She is a member of the American Animal Hospital Association, American Veterinary Medical Association, American Association of Feline Practitioner and a Diplomat of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioner.