Michele joined SVA in June of 2019 after receiving a veterinary assisting degree from Penn Foster college. She’s currently in their veterinary technician program. Her long term plan is to start a rescue for abandoned and unwanted animals. When she’s not working or studying, Michele loves to hike, rock hound, camp, fish, cook, and read. She takes particular joy in spending time with her family and teaching her children about animals and compassion toward all living creatures. Michele currently takes care of a former race horse named Dallas and a cat named Ben who lives with her grandmother.