Dr. Kelsey Plumpton grew up in the Mechanicsburg, PA area. She went to Undergraduate at Delaware Valley College (now University). After graduation she attended Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine before completing her clinical year at Virginia Tech.

Dr. Kelsey has a Miniature Pinscher named Kiara. She also has a cat named Possum that was born in St. Kitts. In her free time she enjoys crocheting and spending time with family.