Cindy Artola

The Belize Support Staff

Cindy is a young aspiring wildlife veterinarian from Miami, Florida. She always knew she wanted to be a vet growing up and is at the start of her DVM journey at the University of Illinois. Prior to this, she got her degree in Biology at Florida International University. She has worked as a vet tech for 4 years in emergency and small animal clinics. Cindy has done numerous volunteer work around her county including the SPCA horse rescue and abroad- in 2021 she took part in Loop Abroad’s Big Cat & Primates Research in Belize and fell in love with this little country. Cindy loves traveling, experiencing new cultures, and landscapes, and lending her skills outside of her city. She is an avid baker, and an embroideress, among other hobbies like swimming, dancing, and going to the gym.