Dr. Decker was born and raised in Southern California. She earned a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Biology from UC Riverside in 1996 and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) from UC Davis in 2003. She has been working at VCA Crestwood since 1996 when she started as a receptionist, then as an assistant, and later a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT). Upon graduation from UC Davis, she returned to VCA Crestwood as an associate veterinarian. In 2004, she became Medical Director, a position she still holds. She is married and has 2 dogs and two cats. In her very limited spare time, she enjoys reading, watching movies and crafts.