Dr. Andersen grew up in North Texas and, after a short time out of state, is back home and happy to stay. She earned a degree in Biology from Austin College in Sherman, Texas in 1995 and earned her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Texas A&M in 2001. Dr. Andersen has extensive experience working in Texas and California in emergency medicine and small animal general practice.

Dr. Andersen shares her home with her three cats, Digi, Maddie, and Seni. She enjoys watching classic movies, reading, and has hopes of becoming an avid gardener.