Erika has a Bachelor of Science degree in veterinary technology from Morehead State University and joined Banfield in January 2016. She has been with Banfield through three states and four hospitals. Erika shares two dogs and a cat with her husband and high school sweetheart. Duke is an Australian cattle dog, Buddy is a chanoodle (Chihuahua/miniature schnauzer/miniature poodle mix), and Blu is a Siamese mix. She welcomed her first son in October 2017.