Dr. Katy graduated with a degree in Biology from Iowa State University and attended the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine to obtain her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine. After graduating. Dr. Katy remained at Illinois to complete a one-year rotating internship. She then completed a one-year internship in ophthalmology in Omaha, Nebraska. Since then, she has been in general practice. She joined the Mission Animal Hospital team in April of 2021. Dr. Katy has a special interest in eye diseases, internal medicine, and preventative medicine, and hopes to become certified in canine rehabilitation in the future. In her spare time, Dr. Katy enjoys baking, playing the harp, and listening to podcasts. She currently has two terrier mixes named Tess and Frankie.