Kylie was born and raised in Zimbabwe. She attended the University of Zimbabwe and completed her Veterinary Science in 1994. In 1995 Kylie travelled to the UK where she sat her Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons examinations. She then worked in research and clinical practice in Zimbabwe with regular stints locuming in the UK. In 2000 Kylie moved to Namibia where she worked in a mixed small and large animal and wildlife practice. She then moved to Australia in 2003 and joined Vets4Pets. Kylie completed her Master degree in Veterinary Studies at Muroch University in 2007. She enjoys soft tissue surgery and medicine. Kylie enjoys growing native trees for revegetation projects.