Naija graduated from the Albuquerque Institute of Math and Science School, where she was a dual credit student at CNM and UNM. She earned over 60 college credits. While in high school, she worked as a Kennel Assistant, CSR, Veterinary Technician Assistant and shadowed our doctors. She currently works as a Veterinary Technician in training as she furthers her education at UNM. Naija has four pets, Caspian, Goliath, Luka, and Farah. In her spare, she enjoys playing volleyball and the piano. Naija has been caring for animals, shadowing and working at Aztec since 2017.