Kali was born on the south side of Chicago. She started working in veterinary hospitals when she was 16 and decided to pursue education in animal sciences, business, and biology. Kali received a D1 athletic and academic scholarships to Kansas State University where she rode on their Equestrian Team and worked full time in a clinic and part time as a zookeepers assistant. Kali has 4 fur babies: Lynyrd, Wingnut, Ivy, and Mochi. She enjoys being outside hiking with her dogs and enjoying the sunshine!