Yessy was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. After spending time in Minnesota and Washington DC, Yessy returned home and graduated from the Veterinary Technology Institute at Fox College in Tinley Park, Illinois. She joined the team at Pinellas Animal Hospital in January, 2014 and currently shares her home in St. Petersburg with her cat Alex.
To satisfy her need for speed, Yessy rides motorcycles and loves driving her sports car around town and does not hesitate to try her hand at any new outdoor activity she is challenged with. Her hobbies include going to car shows and taking long road trips.