Samindee obtained her Bachelor of Veterinary Science degree in Sri Lanka. She worked as a government Veterinarian for more than five years before moving to Australia to study for her Master of Animal Science at the University of Melbourne. She completed her Australian National Veterinary Exam in 2018 and became qualified to work as a Veterinarian in Australia. In her spare time Samindee enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her husband and teenage daughter. She has a very demanding two year old cat named Theo who she adopted from one of her vet clinics.