Alexis is a first-generation Guatemalan on her father’s side with a passion for animals and a bachelor’s degree in biology. She volunteered for the Hudson Valley Humane Society in New York and worked at a pet grooming shop while she was training in the pre-professional dance division at The Joffrey Ballet School. One of the things Alexis loves most about her job is knowing she has a team she can learn from and grow with. She enjoys working with her coworkers as a team to provide the best care for our patients!

At home, Alexis shares her life with a cat named Lucius Antonio, who loves pancakes. Her favorite things to do in her free time include biking, hiking, yoga, reading, hanging out with her cat, and traveling.