Ali joined the team at Striegel Animal Hospital in April 2021. She was born and raised in Southern Illinois and has continued her education here as well. She is working toward an associate degree in Animal Science at John. A Logan. Ali previously worked at Creekside Veterinary Clinic as a kennel technician. She has been caring for animals since she was a toddler bringing home stray cats and dogs. Her love for animals came from owning a variety of them growing up such as dogs, cats, hamsters, a guinea pig, birds, fish, and bunnies.
When Ali is not working, she likes to spend time with her husband. She also enjoys being outdoors, going on walks, and playing fetch with her two dogs, Ace and Auzzie (pictured).