Kortney moved to the Savannah area 6 years ago after growing up in sunny south Florida. When not playing with her 2 dogs, Benelli and Gunnar and 2 cats, Winston and Wyndell, she enjoys hiking, camping, and spending time with her family. She is also a full-time student at Georgia Southern University majoring in cardiovascular intervention nearing graduation in 2020. She previously worked in emergency veterinary as well as internal medicine. She has over 10 years experience in the veterinary field.