Kelli is originally from Michigan where she attended Grand Valley State University earning a bachelor's degree in Biology. Shortly after obtaining her degree, Kelli was offered an opportunity to pursue her love for science. Kelli relocated to Florida and spent the next 12 years as a fourth Grade Math and Science Teacher.
Even though teaching was highly rewarding and exciting, Kelli always wanted pursue a career that would blend her love for animals and science. She finished her last year of teaching, remained in Florida and began working as a Veterinary Technician. In September of 2017 Kelli relocated to Texas with her four dogs, cat, two tortoises, and a very vocal Amazon Parrot. She joined Panther Creek Pet Clinic October of 2017, and is currently pursuing her degree to become a Certified Veterinary Technician. In her free time, Kelli enjoys spending time outside with her critters, running, hiking, and watching football.