Your name: NikiLength of time in veterinary field: 20 yearsBackground information: I grew up in Indianapolis, Indiana and moved to Kitsap County, WA after falling in love with the area on a visit a few years ago. I got into veterinary medicine as a teenager and have worked as a kennel attendant, receptionist, and veterinary assistant before working in hospital management. I particularly enjoy developing team members and helping them succeed at their personal and career goals! Why do you work at Poulsbo Marina Veterinary Clinic?: PMVC is such a special clinic. The team here is so compassionate for our clients, patients, and each other. They truly are a unique group of talented professionals, and I'm so lucky to be part of the team.Favourite Book or Movie (or both): My favorite movie is Titanic! I also love way too many books to list here. Someday I'd love to own a home with a built in library!Family (human and animal): I have been married to a wonderful U.S. Marine since 2011. We have two kitties and a retired racing greyhound that enjoys coming to the hospital to get spoiled.If you could live anywhere but here, where would it be?: I love Western Europe and Scandinavia. I'd more there in a heartbeat if the opportunity arose!Fun fact about you: I love hermit crabs! I have a large habitat for them and enjoy spending time caring for them.