Marcela was born in Whittier, California and she moved to Tucson with her family in 1995. She went on to graduate from the vet tech program at Pima Community College in 2010. Marcela and her husband moved to Texas in 2013 where she continued to build her vet tech experience. While in Texas, they welcomed their son. Marcela has more than 10 years of vet experience in general practice and two years of experience working at an emergency clinic in Texas. She and her husband moved back to Tucson with their son mid-2023. She is now working at The Bailey Veterinary Medical Center and she could not be happier! She says she has found her vet tech home.