Dr. Howard grew up in St. Augustine, Florida and received her undergraduate degree from the University of North Florida in biology. She continued her education at Ross University receiving her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree following completion of her clinical rotations at Oregon State University. Dr. Howard's professional interests include soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, and clinical and anatomical pathology. Outside of work, Dr. Howard enjoys fishing, camping, hiking, and spending time with her husband, Taylor, a fellow veterinarian. She has 3 dogs, Frankenstein, Brody, and Sheila, as well as 2 cats, Cooper and Finn.