Jackie is the manager of the emergency department and works as a veterinarian with the emergency team. Jackie is passionate about emergency medicine and surgery and is taking advanced courses in emergency and critical care through the University of Melbourne. Her career started in medical research where she was completing her PhD in infectious diseases before transferring to Murdoch to complete her veterinary degree. She has a very boisterous dog named Nala that is a Geraldton special she adopted while working there. She also has a cat named Lady Blanche Forrester that she recently adopted from Baldivis Vet Hospital.