MEET OUR TEAM
Started: April, 2015
Adrienne began her career in the veterinary industry when she brought in her cat to be neutered when she was 17. She applied for a job there and has never looked back. She has volunteered with TNR (trap, neuter and release) and worked at a specialty hospital for 10 years. Adrienne comes to us with plenty of diagnostic imaging experience (a special interest of hers), she has x-rayed a fish and preformed an MRI on a penguin! In her spare time she enjoys watching movies with her husband and playing with her dog Dudley and cat Steven. She just completed and received her Associates in Applied Sciences and will be acquiring her Certified Veterinary licensure in December. Her next goal is to obtain her Veterinary technician specialty in veterinary anesthesia.
Started: August, 1997
Amy brought her background in business and banking with her when she started. As the Office Manager, Amy is responsible for hiring and training our team members and making sure that we take great care of our clients and patients. She is active in the community and enjoys reading, nature and spending time with her friends, family and daughter Amanda. They live in East Dundee with their three -legged kitty Abigail and 8 goldfish.
Started: August, 2016
Angela comes to us with 18 years in the veterinary field as a technician and in office management. You will see her smiling face and experience her love and joy around pets as our outpatient technician in exam rooms. She is partial to wirehair dachshunds, and has one named Renley. She loves spending time with her husband Bill, two children Madeline and William, along with scrapbooking and yoga.
AshleyVeterinary Technician , Client Relations Team
Started: February, 2011
Ashley came to us after working at a local pet store for three years. She has always loved animals and is in school to become a certified veterinary technician. She is also our inventory manager. You will experience her friendly, calming nature in the exam room and up front as a client relations member as well. Ashley and her family have 3 dogs and when the warm weather arrives, she loves spending as much time as possible on her family’s boat up in the Antioch area. She enjoys traveling and always has fun and interesting stories to tell us when she returns from her travels.
KarenLead Technician & Client Relations
Started: April 2014
Karen came to us with eleven years previous experience in the Veterinary Profession. She has a degree n Zoology, and after college raised Ostriches in a quarantine facility. Her knowledge has made her a perfect fit to work in both client relations and with the technical staff. Karen and her husband have a son, two daughters, and a white German shepherd along with various exotics. In her spare time, Karen likes to read, walk her dog, and spend time with her family in their new in-ground pool and outdoor living space.
LoganVeterinary Technician and Client Relations Team
Started: September 2016
Logan has a degree in biology/biochemistry from Augustana College. Before coming to us he had prior veterinary assistance experience from volunteering and working at other animal hospitals. He is a Chicago Blackhawks fan and enjoys sci-fi and helping his dad work on a classic and American muscle cars. His free time is spent with family and his two dogs Thor and Dalilah.
LuisClient Relations Team
Started: February 2017
Luis comes to us with a background in customer service. You will see his friendly face when you check in with your pet and hear his calm voice on the phone when you call. He enjoys movies, flavoring different cuisines, and spending time with family and friends. He also works part time as a Lift driver.
Started: August, 2010
Tina is the hospital “cheerleader”! She’s a bundle of happy energy, who loves what she does and is prone to outbursts of excitement when great things happen! She has 20 years of technical experience and keeps our hospital safe as our OSHA coordinator. She is “THE ULTIMATE CHICAGO BEARS FAN ”! She loves all the Chicago sports teams, however the Bears have her heart! She loves to spend her time doing things with her family, friends and her two dogs Paczki and Daisy.
VioletClient Relations Team
Started: July 2016
This is Violet’s first job, and it has been a learning experience for her. She is a senior in high school and came here to job shadow in June of 2016. She was interested in becoming a veterinary technician or veterinarian and wanted to see how an animal hospital worked. You will see Violet’s sweet smile and hear her on the phone as a part time member of the client relations team. She is fluent in Spanish and is involved in dance and orchestra. When not participating in recitals, concerts, or studying she spends time with her friends, family and her Bichon Chloe.