Dr. Zech is a native of Michigan.  She received a bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from Michigan Tech University in 1994 and is a 1998 graduate from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine.  She has practiced in a wide variety of veterinary fields including shelter work, operating a house call practice, food animal and regulatory work, and companion animal medicine.

Dr. Zech loves to crochet, knit, play video games, and loves the outdoors.  She shares her life with her husband Jon, two dogs, seven cats, and thirty-four tarantulas.