Dorris obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of North Carolina. After relocating from her home in Durham, NC to Haymarket, VA in 2015, she then graduated from George Mason with her Master of Science degree in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2018. She has over 4 years of experience as a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner, working predominantly in Family Medicine & Urgent Care.