Bethany grew up in the small town of Lilly, PA where she attended Penn Cambria High School and graduated in 2003. After graduation, Bethany attended the Computer Learning Network where she graduated in 2004 as a Certified Massage Therapist. After working for a few years as a massage therapist, Bethany decided to go back to school for Veterinary Technology and moved to Pittsburgh where she attended the Vet Tech Institute. She graduated in 2009 with an Associate's degree in Veterinary Technology. Bethany then worked at Pittsburgh Veterinary Specialists where she received her externship. She continued to work there in the Internal Medicine department.
In 2009, Bethany felt that she would like to move closer to home and began working at the Lakemont Veterinary Clinic as a veterinary technician.
Bethany's family consists of her son, Sidney, a mixed- breed dog she rescued in Pittsburgh; Perogie, a Golden Retriever; Fletch, a Maine Coon cat; Ellen Griswold, a DSH cat; and a Buckskin Quarter Horse named Diaz.