Sylvia joined Jefferson Animal Hospital in July 2014. She graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science and a minor in Spanish. She was also very involved with the Christian campus ministry, the Wesley Foundation during her time at UGA. She is passionate about mission trips and has been to Israel, Jordan, Mozambique, and Kenya with Wesley. She plans on doing her fourth trip to Cortez, Colorado on July 2016. She is originally from Guatemala and moved to Georgia, USA in July 2003. Sylvia is currently looking into going to Medical School and with that she plans to do mission work internationally. During her free time, she enjoys anything from hiking to running, reading, working on art projects and being involved in church ministry. She has two energetic and playful dogs, Jordan- a black Labrador and Chirris- an Australian Cattle Dog mix.