alissa-hokklotubbe-lvtAlissa graduated from Northern Virginia Community College’s Veterinary Technology Program in 2004. She has been working in veterinary medicine since 2001, at SEAVS since 2003, and with exotic animals all of her life. Although she loves all animals, she is particularly fond of lizards, rats, and canaries. She lives in Arlington with her husband, their son, and many exotic animal family members.