Dr. Butts attended Clemson University where she obtained her degree in Animal Industries with a pre-vet emphasis. She went on to attend Tuskegee University where she graduated in 2003, with the degree of Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. Also in 2003, she received an award from AAHA for demonstrating clinical proficiency in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery. She has been practicing veterinary medicine in Naples, Florida since 2003 and sees a variety of animals. Her interests are in internal medicine and surgery, as well as exotics. Dr. Butts and her husband, Eugene have a 3yr old son, Michael and 2 dogs; Tito (Pomeranian) and Pudge (Shepherd mix).