Dr. Erin MacDonald was born in Sudbury, Ontario. She lived in London and Sarnia, Ontario before her family moved to Edmonton when she was 7 years old. Dr. MacDonald grew up in Edmonton and went to the University of Alberta where she majored in Science and minored in Business.
Dr. MacDonald started her optometry degree at the University of Waterloo in 1997. In 1998 she met her husband, Trent Miller, who was also in the same program. One month after she obtained her Doctor of Optometry in 2001, she married Trent in Edmonton.
Dr. MacDonald then moved to Prince Albert and has been practicing with Drs. Degelman and Miller since August of 2001.
She is always busy with her 2 young boys and enjoys spending time with them, especially at the lake. She enjoys yoga, walking, skiing, cross-country skiing, crocheting and painting.