Alacia grew up moving across the southern United States due to her father’s service in the Army. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition and Public Health from the University of Texas at Austin. She then moved to Florida and received her Master of Physician Assistant Practices at Florida State University. She is board certified by the National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants. Before becoming a PA, Alacia worked as an Optometrists Technician, where she educated patients on proper insertion and care of their visual aids. She believes in motivating and properly educating patients so they can better advocate for themselves and optimize their health outcomes. Alacia enjoys reading, gardening, cooking, and spending time with her loved ones in her free time.