Although Leila is new to Banfield, she has been in the veterinary field for quite some time. She has always had an interest in the care and well being of animals, and initially began the path to veterinary school as a way to explore her passion. After graduating college, she received her degree in Veterinary Technology from La Guardia Community College in 2011. Since acquiring her license, Leila has worked in both general practice and emergency medicine, recently developing an enthusiasm in anesthesia and analgesia. When she is not working, Leila can usually be found exploring new restaurants, working out, or hanging out with her Chihuahua, Gambit.