Tori lived near Indianapolis, Indiana for most of her life. She knew that she wanted to make a career of caring for animals and attended the Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo in Gainesville, Florida to obtain a degree in Zoo Animal Technology. After her graduation, Tori completed an internship at the PRC in the summer of 2016 and then joined the team as a Primate Caregiver in the Fall of 2016. Her favorite part of the job is learning all the individuals unique and wonderful personalities.