Dr. Palmieri was born and raised in Michigan. She attended Central Michigan University where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She then attended St. Matthew’s University School of Veterinary Medicine in the Cayman Islands. After 2.5 years in paradise, she completed her final year of veterinary school at the University of Illinois, graduating in 2016.
Dr. Palmieri worked in emergency medicine for her first 2 years after school while finishing her Master’s degree in Veterinary Forensic Science. She currently lives in Waterford with her dog, Mila. When not working, Dr. Palmieri enjoys cooking, gardening, spending time with friends and family, and hiking with her dog.