Dr. Gerity was born in Summit, New Jersey. She attended Delaware Valley College in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, and earned a BS in animal science. During her summers, she often participated in internships at a variety of pharmaceutical companies such as Merck, Johnson & Johnson, and Upjohn. She went on to earn her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Michigan State University in 1996. She practiced in New Jersey for a year and a half before moving to Maryland. Currently, she lives in Ellicott City, Maryland, with her husband, their three daughters, four cats, and two dogs, Tucker and Trixie.
Dr. Gerity is employed part-time at Greater Annapolis Veterinary Hospital. Her veterinary interests include orthopedics, ultrasound, exotics, and sharing ideas on her associates’ cases. In her spare time she likes to focus on reading, gardening, teaching Sunday school, helping at her daughters’ school and exercising when she finds the time.