As a six year old, Dr. Walker began pursuing a career in veterinary medicine by checking out and taking notes from animal books from the library. She also grew up in Kingsport, TN with dogs, cats, birds, fish, reptiles, and even the occasional squirrel. Dr. Walker is a graduate of the University of Tennessee with both a Bachelor of Science Degree in Animal Science and a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine.
She is a lover of corgis and cats and has a special interest in clinical pathology and internal medicine. Dr. Walker lives in Maryville with her husband Luke and five fur children. They include two dogs – Dota (Boxer mix) and Lola (Corgi), ant three cats – Rue, Binks, and Vader. In her free time, Dr. Walker enjoys good food, movies, and celebrating holidays with her extended family.