I have a B.A. in Business Administration (Management), and has been an Emergency Medical Technician since 1997. I have an extensive medical background with experience derived from in-field practice, schooling and education. I have been teaching medical terminology, since 2001. I have also performed rush transcription of autopsy reports for the El Paso County (Colorado) Coroner's office, editing and transcription of coroner investigator field reports, in-field Emergency Medical Technician reports for local ambulance services, and legal off ice transcription. She owns multiple pets and has extensive knowledge of cats and dogs from personal experience, three years in an undergraduate pre-veterinary baccalaureate program, and through interaction with veterinarians.