Dr. Cappelle was born in Ringoes, New Jersey. She earned her undergraduate degree in Biology at Massachussets Institute of Technology where she worked at the the Franklin Park Zoo and played volleyball. She then attended veterinary school at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Cappelle completed a 1 year rotating internship at Auburn University, followed by a 1 year surgical internship at Dallas Veterinary Surgical Center. She then went on to complete a 3 year surgical residency at MedVet Medical and Cancer Center for Pets in Columbus, Ohio.
Dr. Cappelle enjoys a variety of surgeries, with special interest in oncologic surgeries and orthopedics. She loves sports and outdoor activities, including jogging, camping, and biking. She lives right on the Schuylkill river trail with her high school sweetheart and fiance, with whom she shares two beautiful dogs.