Nicole, originally from Anchorage, Alaska, and became a North Carolinian when her family relocated while she was three. Nicole has been in some capacity of veterinary medicine since 2002, and she has over two years of experience working in emergency and specialty medicine. While Nicole has primarily worked with small companion animals, she has a great deal of experience caring for, and handling, birds of prey. Nicole’s knowledge of animal care continues to expand and she aspires to become a licensed veterinary technician. Nicole was lucky enough to marry her high school sweetheart and together they have two amazing boys. Nicole and her family share their home with a variety of five dogs: Madison, Maisy, Jada, Pooh Bear, Mossy and one cat, Catness. When Nicole is not working, her time is devoted to her family and their various activities. Nicole enjoys watching NASCAR, cheering on the Panthers, hunting, relaxing on the beach, and above all, spending time with her family and friends.