Dr. Jennifer Bachiu was born and raised in Regina, Saskatchewan. After high school she attended the University of Regina for three years before being accepted into the Optometry program at the University of Waterloo.
After graduating in 1999, Dr. Bachiu moved to Calgary, Alberta. During her time there she practiced alongside an opthalmologist specializing in ocular pathology. She also travelled to El Salvador after the devastating earthquake in 2001 to participate in a Gift for Eyesite program.
Dr. Bachiu enjoys travelling and has visited over 15 countries. She is a Saskatchewan girl at heart and has made Saskatoon her home along with her son, Lucas.