Valerie was born in Colorado and moved to Sarasota when she was 7 years old. After graduating from high school she moved back to Colorado and obtained her Associates degree from Bel-rea institute of Animal Technology; the largest vet tech program in the United States. When she completed the program she moved back to Florida to be with family. Shortly after returning to Florida, Valerie joined our team in Febuary 2016. In Valerie's spare time she enjoys going to the beach and spending time with her 3 dogs, Cleo, Jasmine, and Gidget.