Born and raised in St. Louis, MO. Tashia joined the Marine Corps in 2008 where she met her husband. After the Marine Corps, Tashia started to explore the field of Veterinary Medicine, starting in Californiaas a Veterinary Assistant. She moved to Connecticut in 2012 where she worked as a Veterinary technician for 3 years before moving to Florida. She joined Best Friends Animal Hospital in July 2019. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, son, and 2 dogs, Henny and Elle.