She has worked in the field since 1991, starting out as a kennel assistant during high school. She enjoys canine rehabilitation and pet nutrition. She has been surrounded by animals her whole life and has cats, horses, turtles, and a dog.
She studied general courses at Northern State University in SD and Veterinary Technology at Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture in Curtis, NE. Stacy is licensed in both NM and NE after passing both state and national exams. She also taught the animal care and veterinary assistant programs for ENMU-R.