Meredith is originally from Ithaca, NY. She moved to Wilmington, NC in 2001 then to Kannapolis, NC in 2003. She grew up with many large and small animals. In 1994 she received an A.A.S. degree in Veterinary Technology from State University of NY at Delhi. In 1997 she received a B.S. degree in Animal Science from Cornell University. In 2012 she received a B.S. degree in Business Management from UNC – Charlotte. She also has a certificate from UNC – Charlotte in Pharmaceuticals Sales. She has worked for many years as a Registered Vet. Tech in NY and NC.
She shares her home with 6 dogs: Mercedes, Madison, Milla, Maura, Declan, and Riddick; 5 cats: Sangria, Midori, Charger, Boone, and Patron; 3 rabbits: Onyx, Topaz, and Stevie;. She also has 2 leopard geckos, 3 mice, 2 rats, 1 guinea pig, and 5 parakeets. In her spare time she enjoys photography, petsitting, and making award winning jams. She has won numerous awards at Cabarrus County Fair and the North Carolina State Fair. She won Best In Show for her Pina Colada Jam