Dr. Ortiz comes to us from Red Bluff, CA, where she was brought up. She gone to Red Bluff Union High School before she left to school. She went to the University of Arizona and the University of Minnesota, where she graduated with a degree in Animal Science while playing Division One Volleyball. After school she played volleyball professionally for Spain and Puerto Rico which managed her the chance to live and travel everywhere throughout the world. She has constantly adored creatures and following a couple of long periods of playing she chose to pursue her unique long for turning into a veterinarian.