Alice (Ali) Imel is a resident of Yosemite Lakes Park, California, and is employed as a Registered Veterinary Technician at Fresno Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center. There she is the Behavior Coordinator, assitant to Dr. Meredith Stepita (Veterinary Behaviorist) and holds weekly dog training classes.
Ali received her associate of science degree in veterinary technology in 2009 from San Joaquin Valley College, graduating with honors.
In the summer of 2011 she opened Yosemite Bark an inhome pet sitting and dog training business exclusively serving Coarsegold, California.
In 2012, Ali decided to shift her focus to animal behavior and became a Karen Pryor Academy (KPA) Certified Training Partner (CTP) by completing the KPA Dog Trainer Program. She is currently working toward the title of Veterinary Technician Specialist (Behavior).
Ali has always had a love for dogs and has spent over a decade participating in and training dogs for competitive performance sports, including flyball, dock diving, and barn hunt. Currently, she has three Jack Russell terriers, one fox terrier, a gray tabby cat, and two chickens.