Marci grew up on a ranch in Bieber, California and graduated from Big Valley High School in 1992. After high school, she attended Lassen Community College to study business administration. She played volleyball and basketball for the Lassen Cougars and graduated with her associate’s degree in 1994.
Marci got married in 1995 to her high school sweetheart, Mike. She started working in mining that same year operating large machinery and specializing in drilling. They moved to Nevada in 1998 where Marci continued to work in the mining industry as a driller and then in the customer service field. She has been working in customer service industry for the last 17 years in the Reno/Sparks area.
Marci was introduced to the Galena Veterinary family by longtime friend and client of Galena Vet, Peggy Rew. With her customer service background and love for animals, she thought Galena Vet would be a great fit. She is currently the friendly face you will see upon entering the hospital. She has worked as our Client Care Specialist since April of 2017.
Marci and Mike started a family in 2003 having daughter, and then a son in 2006.
Marci has two yellow labs, Chubs and Rhylee, a ferocious cat Turq, and a box turtle Edger. They help her tremendously while she works in her garden. Most of the time, the plants and vegetables don’t stand a chance. Marci spends her extra time with Mike and their kids, hunting, fishing, bowling or enjoying time with their extended family.