Dr. Villano grew up in Somerset, NJ and attended Franklin Township public schools. She graduated from Rutgers University in 2001 with a degree in Animal Science. She then earned her veterinary degree from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. Upon graduating she worked as a small animal veterinarian in Edison. From there, she worked as a veterinarian in Hillsborough, NJ. She joined the Nassau Animal Hospital staff in 2010. When not working, Dr. Villano enjoys spending time with her husband and her dog, Hazel. She likes to ski, travel, go to the beach, and take long walks with her dog.