Dr. Roxanne Sullivan graduated from the University of Illinois in 1989. She moved from Illinois to New York in 1990, with her husband, Bill. After working as a relief veterinarian for several years, Dr. Sullivan established Spencer Animal Hospital in 1995.

In her free time, she enjoys knitting, both hand and machine, playing the concertina, and making soap. You may also catch Dr. Sullivan belly dancing with the Mirage troupe at local festivals and nursing homes.

She lives with two retired clinic cats, Tigger and Harry.