Jackie came to Bend from San Diego looking for a change of pace from her busy city life. She joined the Cinder Rock team in June 2020 and is enjoying being able to work hands-on with animals. Jackie receiving her Veterinary Assistant certificate from Pima Medical Institute in 2019. Among other things, she likes running diagnostics and when she gets the chance, she likes assisting with surgery.

Jackie spends her time with her significant other Gabriel, and Charlie, her beloved Shepard Labrador Retriever. She also has a sweet domestic medium hair cat, Snickerdoodle. Outside of CRVC you can find Jackie running, hiking, floating the river, and camping. She also enjoys being with her loved ones at home.