Vy was born and raised in Maryland. She received her bachelor's degree in microbiology from the University of Maryland, College Park and is currently a fourth year pharmacy student at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. Her professional interests include pediatrics, critical care, research, and interprofessional education. She is currently involved in several pediatric research projects with faculty from the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy and its Department of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research. When she is not busy with school, she enjoys going on outdoor adventures, volunteering in the Baltimore community, and traveling.