Josie G. – LVT, Lead Technician
Josie has been a member of the VetMED team since May 2015. She loves everything about veterinary medicine. She loves helping animals in need, so being in the veterinary field allows her to continue to learn and do different things every day. Her favorite thing about working at VetMED is the opportunities she gets to grow as an LVT and the culture among her coworkers. She currently lives with her boyfriend, Zach and their two cats Monster and Cheetos. Outside of work, Josie enjoys reading, scrapbooking, going to concerts, and learning more about veterinary anesthesia.
Patty S. – LVT
Patty is a new member of the VetMED team, joining in April 2019. She absolutely loves veterinary medicine. She loves the feeling she gets when she can provide quality care to a pet and owner. She loves the clients she gets to meet, and to be able to watch the pet(s) grow and become close with the clients. She likes that at VetMED she gets to be in surgery, but also work with the clients during outpatient appointments. She has a variety of pets at home including a lizard, goat, rabbits, a bird, and dogs. Outside of work, she loves traveling and exploring new places. She also enjoys working in other aspects of veterinary medicine that are offered at other clinics.
Ashley R. – Veterinary Assistant
Ashley has been a member of the VetMED team since June 2016. For Ashley, the best thing about veterinary medicine is the difference that she gets to make in the lives of pets and their family by providing high quality care. She also likes that things are constantly changing, so she gets to learn something new every day. Her favorite thing about VetMED is the genuine care there is for the patients, clients, and team members. She currently owns a miniature pinscher/rat terrier mix named Dakota and two cats; Cherry and Baby Squeek. Outside of work, Ashley enjoys swimming, hiking, and spending time with her family and friends.
Kara C. – Practice Manager
Kara has been working on and off at VetMED since June 2009. She recently rejoined the team in August 2018 and accepted the position as the practice manager in January 2019. Her favorite part about veterinary medicine is that by caring for someone’s pet, she can become a small part of their the clients family. Veterinary medicine is constantly changing, and Kara enjoys that there is always something new to learn and so many opportunities to grow. Kara’s mother also works as a manager in another veterinary clinic, so veterinary medicine runs in her blood! Her favorite thing about VetMED is the culture. She loves working with her coworkers, and she loves the quality of care that her team provides for patients and clients. At home, Kara has a variety of animals: a small farm of chickens, ducks, an indoor bird, dogs, and cats. Outside of work, Kara loves to go to the movies. She also enjoys kayaking, cooking, and spending quality time with her family and friends.