Alix was born and raised in Kingston, ON.  She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Queen’s University in 1992 and then from  St. Lawrence College’s Veterinary Technician program in 1996.  In 1997 Alix moved to Victoria BC where she began her career working for McKenzie Veterinary Services.  She has been working at the clinic (on and off) for nearly 15 years taking several years off to be a stay-at-home mom with two children.   In addition to her technical duties, Alix has also taken on the role of Practice Manager at McKenzie Veterinary Services. When Alix is not working, she loves spending time with her kids, running, skiing and traveling.