Dr. Leckband is a 1986 graduate of Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She holds undergraduate degrees in business from Colorado State and nursing from the University of Iowa. After graduation Dr. Leckband spent two years in the Chicago area prior to moving to Ohio where she spent nine years in a small animal practice in Hamilton, Ohio. Before coming to work at the Miami Valley Animal Hospital she was a relief veterinarian for five years. Dr. Leckband is an avid reader, she also enjoys travel, biking, and golf.