MEET OUR TEAM
Started: August, 1997
Amy started with us in August of 1997, she brought her background in business and banking with her when she started. As the Practice Manager; Amy is responsible for hiring and training our team, upholding our core values, 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 daughter Amanda and their cat Murphy.
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 team member as well. Ashley and her husband love spending time with their pup Jaxson, as well as traveling and spending time outside and on their family’s boat in the Antioch area.
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
Violet joined our team in July of 2016 when she was a high school student. She is currently enrolled at Harper college and is interested in becoming a veterinarian. She enjoys dancing, reading, and spending time with her family, friends and dog Chloe. During her time here she has been part of our client relations team, however as she prepares for her future she has begun to train with our technical team as well. Violet enjoys working with animals because your always guaranteed a smile! She likes to give the pets extra love and attention they deserve and seeing the joy on pet parents faces when we are able to help their beloved companion.
Started April of 2018
Kaitlin joined our team after completing 60 hours of clinicals for her Veterinary Assistant certificate from Harper College. She has a special interest in pets with special needs and disabled pets. She comes to us with a back ground in cake decorating (At Marianos for 5 years) and has worked and volunteers at a local animal shelter. Kaitlin enjoys baking from scratch, movies, spending time with her two cats and fostering dogs and cats for the shelter that she volunteers at. Kaitlin is looking forward to continuing her education in the veterinary technician field.
AndreaClient Relations Team
Started April of 2018
You will be greeted by Andrea’s smiling face when you check in during the morning hours here at Hoffman Estates Animal Hospital. Andrea joins us after her “retirement” as a secretary for the school district, and former pharmacy technician. Andrea is a former client and is currently enjoying being a grandparent to her son’s pets and loving on all our client’s pets. She enjoys reading, watching movies, playing Wooden Block Puzzle on her cell phone and spending time with her family and friends which is what truly makes her happy.
CarlyClient Relations Team
Started in September of 2018
Carly joined out team when she moved back to Illinois after working in an animal hospital in Texas since November of 2017. She has a strong customer service background with hotel and apartment management. When she moved to Texas, she decided a career change might be fun and joined the animal hospital which turned out to be a great decision. With her passion for all animals, caring demeanor and fun-loving spirit she is truly a great addition. Carly enjoys spending time with her 2 dogs and 4 cats as well as family and friends while not in the office. She is currently going to school to become a veterinary technician.
RachelClient Relations Team
Rachael started here with us here in May of 2019. She began working in the veterinary field in 2003. She went to the University of Illinois (UIUC) and is originally from Chicago. She enjoys reading, bike riding, running with her dog and quality silly time with her 5-year-old son and her husband. She enjoys working with animals because she knows how important a pet can be to a person and vice versa. Helping our clients care for their pets makes her feel like she is making a difference in our community. Plus, they are all so very cute!