Technicians are the workhorses and unsung heroes of any veterinary practice. They assist with collecting samples, placing catheters and endotracheal tubes, taking x-rays, administering therapy laser treatments, monitoring surgical patients, scaling teeth, making follow-up calls, and educating pet owners.
Roberta is a certified veterinary technician who has shared her talents with us since 2005! Roberta has her own set of fans due to her dedication to her clients and their pets. Her love of educating others in pet care and her attention to detail make her a huge asset to our clinic and the community.
Kelly is a certified veterinary technician. She started her career here in September of 2018. Prior to that she demonstrated her commitment to the community by sharing her skills at the Boys and Girls Club, as well as the humane society! She was involved in the adoption of many local pets. In her free time, Kelly is mom to Ryland and some very spoiled pets.
Mandi is a Certified Veterinary Technician with many years of experience in the veterinary field, including time spent as the head technician at an animal shelter. Mandi is the master of fostering and re-homing animals -- sometimes in her own home, but that's beside the point!
Heather joined us as part of the team from Woodland. We are so pleased to add another experienced assistant to our team. Heather received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. Her goal has always been to work with animals, and learn as much as possible from her experiences. Heather currently shares her home with a rescue cat named Rex. She loves sushi, and water activities like boating and swimming, along with ATVing, hiking, and spending quality time with family and friends.
Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT)
Theresa has more than 18 years of experience , and completed her veterinary technician national examination (VTNE), Dec 2018. She has always loved working with animals, and started out as a kennel attendant, eventually working her way up to assisting. She lives with her fiancée, Nick; their 2 cats—Centauri and Korben —and a ferret, Dedi. Her favorite part about being a veterinary technician is advising clients on how to best take care of their pets. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, playing video games, and watching old school movies.
Heather graduated from UWSP in 2019 with a degree in Wildlife Ecology and Management & Biology. She has extensive field experience as well as unique experiences in several other countries (New Zealand, Botswana, South Africa). In her spare time Heather is outdoors photographing her favorite things, hiking, or enjoying nature. ,
Amanda has spent her life as a passionate, loving caregiver for both people and pets. Her dedicated personality makes her a perfect for her career. Her goal is to become certified while juggling her many family responsibilities.
Stephanie has over 18 years of experience as a veterinary assistant and in veterinary office administration in both Wisconsin and Illinois including time as a head tech in an emergency clinic. Outside of work Stephanie loves to spend time with her family in the outdoors. She has several pets including a Bearded Dragon.
Jordan is a current student at UWSP. At this time she is majoring in Biology Pre-Veterinary and minoring in Chemistry. She will be applying to veterinary schools very soon to further her education. She enjoys learning new things every day and Dr. Ponce loves putting her through the paces.
Kaela is a hard working assistant who is working on learning all she can about the veterinary field. Although she is new to the field, she has two dogs at home. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family. They enjoy fishing, camping and boating.
Kelsey's background is mostly farm related experience. She is a graduate of North Central Tech with an A.S. in Veterinary Science. Kelsey spends her time away from the clinic working on a dairy farm.