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Dr. Popiolek is a native of suburban Baltimore, MD. She is a proud 2004 graduate of University of Georgia, earning her Bachelor of Science in Agriculture in Biological Sciences, Animal Science, and Dairy Science. Dr. Popiolek received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Louisiana State University in 2008.
As a vet, Dr. Popiolek worked extensively in emergency and critical care in hospitals in Baltimore and Southern Louisiana following graduation. In 2011, Dr. Popiolek relocated to London where she served as an internal medicine and critical care consultant at a large, referral hospital. She moved with her family to Atlanta in 2015, and enthusiastically took the position of shelter veterinarian at PAWS Atlanta in July 2016.
PAWS Atlanta has provided her the opportunity to combine her passions of providing high quality veterinary care with animal rescue and rehabilitation.
A self-proclaimed "human Labrador," Dr. Popiolek loves to spend her time outside of work enjoying diverse cuisine and traveling the world with her family. She enjoys every moment with her rescue dog Georgia and her cat, Mr. Lou (A Hurricane Katrina Rescue).
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