Meet Our Technicians
Sarah is a certified veterinary technician. She started working here in August 2005. She graduated from Kirkwood Community College in May 2005 with an Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology. In her free time, she enjoys sewing, reading, playing games with her husband Robert and traveling.
Ashely started working at the clinic in December 2006. She graduated from Des Moines Area Community College in May 2007 with an Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology. Ashley has two dogs Buddy and Tonka. On her farm she has several other animals including goats, chickens, and barn cats. In her free time, she likes being outdoors and spending time with her husband Ryan and son Brecken.
Stephanie joined the clinic in 2012. She graduated from Des Moines Area Community College in May 2017 with an Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology. She has one Australian Shepherd named Skye and an Australian Shepherd Saint Bernard mix named Capone. She also has 2 cats named Oreo and Peanut. Steph enjoys fishing with her husband, Steve, kayaking, reading and crocheting in her free time.
Laura joined the clinic in February 2019. She graduated from Central College in 2015 with a degree in Environmental Science. She and her husband have a son named Elliot and 2 cats, Norman and Jeff. They also have a Pitbull/Great Pyrenees/Rottweiler mix named Riley. In her free time Laura enjoys spending time with her family, doing yoga and crafts.
Kailey joined the clinic in April 2019. She graduated from Iowa State University in 2016 with a degree in Animal Ecology. She is currently enrolled in the veterinary program at Iowa State University. She has a black lab named Eddie and 3 cats named Luna, Comet and Cosmo. She enjoys helping her boyfriend Steve out on the farm, fishing, backpacking, and working in the garden.
Ashley Y. joined the clinic in May 2019. She graduated from Des Moines Area Community College in May 2019 with an Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology. She has a domestic shorthair cat named Cletus. Ashley enjoys spending time with friends and family, watching the Big Bang Theory reruns and spending time outdoors.
Elizabeth joined the clinic in December 2020. She graduated from Iowa State University with a Bachelor’s in Animal Ecology. She has been a part of a few clinics throughout the metro area, as well as Los Angeles, CA. Elizabeth has a poodle mix named Celie and a shih tzu named Ellie in her home and a cat named Mollie Mae who lives with family. In her time outside of the clinic, she enjoys live concerts, walking her dogs, reading, and baking.
Miranda joined our team in October of 2020. She graduated from Iowa State University in 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Ecology. She has a Catahoula named Newton, or “Noodle”. In her free time, Miranda enjoys road trips, camping, hiking, and thrifting.
Lilly joined our team in November 2020. She graduated from Miami University with a Master’s in Biology. She was a zookeeper working mainly with birds and reptiles before joining the Veterinary world. She and her husband, Ben, have a dog named Sirius and four cats- Zing, Gracie, Madeline, and Spooky. They also have a bearded dragon named Mandu and a snake named Salazar. She enjoys bird watching, reading, and attempting new crafts.
Sarah joined our team in November 2020. She worked at a doggie daycare & boarding facility for five and a half years before finding her way to the clinic. Sarah has a Pekingese named George in her home and 5 labs/lab mixes that live with her parents. In her free time she loves doing Gem/Diamond Paintings, watching crime shows and hanging out with friends & family.
More information to Kelley joined our team in September 2021. She graduated from Iowa State with a Bachelors in Animal Science, and Genetics/Microbiology. She has two cats named Chicken Noodle and Chili as well as two bearded dragons, Crouton and Toast. She also has three dogs: Oliver the Great Dane, Danny the Dalmatian/Blue Heeler, and Thomas the Staffordshire Terrier. For fun Kelley likes to spend time with her animals, visit local restaurants and events, and enjoy time with family. Kelley also works for the Animal Rescue League of Iowa as a medical technician.
Bekka joined our team in October 2021.