Sierra is an honor's graduate from Muscatine Community Veterinary Technician program. She is also a member of Phi Theta Kappa and Tri-Beta honor societies. Sierra attended St. Ambrose University while pursing further education in the biological sciences. Her special interests include surgical anesthesia, surgical nursing, exotic medicine, and dentistry. She lives in the Quad Cities with her cats and chickens, and spends time gardening, collecting orchids, and cooking.