Deana was born in Ft. Lauderdale but Zephyrhills has been her home for the better part of her life. Her love for animals and their care started at a young age when Deana would tag along with the family veterinarian in the horse barn. She has been a Veterinary Technician since 1997 and joined the Quail Hollow Animal Hospital family in 2017. Deana and her husband have 3 children who keep them busy. She also has 2 Great Danes (Ellie and Mila), a Jack Russell (Blueberry), and 3 cats (Bouy, Baya, and Wallen). When not at work, Deana enjoys boating, fishing, and photography.