Lynsey was born and raised in Reno, Nevada and has grown up around animals her whole life. She has always had a special place in her heart for furry friends. Lynsey recently graduated from UNR with her Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice and a minor in Substance Abuse Treatment. Lynsey applied to the TMCC Veterinary Technician Program for Fall of 2019. Lynsey has 5 dogs. Jake, a Lhasa Apso, Oli, a Smooth Wire Haired Dachshund, Jimmy, a Black Labrador Retriever, Saydie, a Yorkshire Terrier, and Chloe, an English Bulldog. She also has 2 guinea pigs, Franklin and Rodney, a rescued rabbit, Forrest Jump, and lots of fish! With time in between work and school, she enjoys playing soccer, going on hikes with her dogs, and spending quality time with her friends, family, and loving husband.