Jackie’s passion for animals has led her to want to have a career as a veterinary technician. She graduated from Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in June 2016 with an Associate of Applied Science degree in Veterinary Technology. Prior to joining Alpenglow full-time, she completed her internship at Alpenglow and also worked as a receptionist and technician assistant at another emergency animal hospital in Aurora, Colorado. She is continuing her education by working towards a bachelor’s degree in Biology. Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Jackie moved out to Colorado in 2014 with her husband, Nathaniel. In her spare time, she enjoys water sports, skiing, traveling, and spending time with her husband and two rescued cats, Max and Lily.