Ali was born in Virginia Beach, grew up in California, and settled back in the Hampton Roads area in 1996. She attended Christopher Newport University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science in 2004. Ali graduated from the Blue Ridge Community College Veterinary Technician program in 2015. She has been married to her husband John since 2007. The couple shares their home with two cats, Kaylee and River, five snakes, and three lizards (two chameleons and a leopard gecko). When not at work, Ali enjoys reading, crafting, camping, and various other nerdy hobbies.
Tara is a Virginia Beach native, born in raised in the Resort City. She is pursuing her Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and has extensive experience in business and practice management. Tara is married with two children and shares her home with a hamster named Yogurt and two rescue cats: King Leonidas of Sparta and Walter White. In her off time, Tara enjoys traveling, being a foodie, concerts, and skating as Grenade #808 with Mid Atlantic Roller Derby.
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Jen is originally from Minnesota, and moved to Virginia Beach in 2006 to attend Virginia Wesleyan College, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Recreation and Leisure Studies in 2010. Jen graduated from the Blue Ridge Community College Veterinary Technician program in 2015 and became a member of the Virginia Association for Licensed Veterinary Technicians. Jen keeps busy spending time with her son and rottweiler, Rooney. They enjoy running, going for walks, and playing at the park with family.
Brit was born in New Jersey and raised in Virginia Beach. She graduated from Kellam High School in 2009. When not caring for animals at Princess Anne Veterinary Hospital, Brit enjoys spending time with her husband and two rescue, mixed-breed dogs Captain and Maggie. She likes cooking, hiking, camping, serving as a youth leader at her church, and helping with her mom’s Senior Girl Scout troop.
Laurie was born and raised in Pennsylvania and moved to Virginia Beach with her husband in June 2016. She has a mixed lab named Toby, a boston terrier named Skully, and a cat named Crook. Her favorite hospital resident is our sheep, George.
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Hilary was born in Hopewell, Virginia and moved to Virginia Beach with her husband, a Navy Aviation Technician, in 2015. She attended Richard Bland College and holds an Associates Degree in Science. Hilary has a french bulldog named Bowie that loves to swim. Hilary enjoys baking , cooking, and playing video games.
Lisa is a Virginia Beach native and enjoys going to the beach, gardening, and being outdoors. You may see her cat, Sarabi, hanging out at the front desk from time to time. Her other pets include Sally the turtle, who she’s had since her childhood, Lola the gecko, and several fish tanks and ponds. Lisa spends a lot of time outside of work watching other people’s pets while their owners are away from home.