Dr. Ann Griffin is originally from Maryland near Washington DC. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics from Purdue University then worked as a systems analyst for Amoco Corp in Chicago for 18 years. She pursued her dream of becoming a veterinarian at the University of Illinois graduating in 2001. She was with Banfield in Mesa, Arizona since graduation and is now in North Carolina to be on the same side of the country as the rest of her family. She has a son living in Las Vegas, NV and a daughter attending Emerson College in Boston. She lives in Raleigh with her 4 dogs and 2 cats.