Dr. Schecker graduated from the University of Illinois, earning her DVM degree, in May 2016. She came to work at NPC in June of 2016. Dr. Schecker has a special interest in shelter medicine. She enjoys working with dogs, cats and small exotic animals. Dr. Schecker also serves as the main veterinarian on the clinical trials here at NPC. She has an Australian Shepherd, a Chihuahua, an English Bulldog, and two cats. Her hobbies are hiking, camping and canoeing with her dogs.