April was born and raised in Homosassa, Florida. She and her husband decided to put down roots here in Deland and start a family after retiring from the Army. Since she was 17, April worked as a medical technician/Certified Nursing Assistant, working closely with Alzheimers and Dementia patients. April attended Animal Behavioral College in 2012 where she received her Veterinary Assistant Certification. She enjoys the outdoors, hiking with her Australian Shepard, painting, photography, and spending quality time with her family. April has two fur babies, a 9 year-old Australian Shepard and an 11 year-old Labrador Retriever. She plans on continuing her education in Animal Behavior.