Meet the Team

Meet Our Team

Lakeville Family Pet Clinic provides the highest quality, compassionate veterinary care to ensure your pets enjoy a long, happy, and healthy life.

Tammy

Tammy F.

Practice Manager & Certified Veterinary Technician

Tammy is originally from Winsted but now lives in Apple Valley. She received her degree in veterinary technology from Argosy University in 2008. She completed her degree in management and human resource through Metropolitan State University in 2020. Tammy grew up on a farm and has since been around animals and has always enjoyed science. Her primary veterinary interests are in the areas of anesthesia and lab. She shares her house with her family, her dog Jellybean, three cats Baby Dill Pickle, Fuzz, and Dustbunny, and a bunny named Brownie.

Ashley

Ashley R.

Certified Veterinary Technician

Ashley is a second generation American with her mom’s side being from Guyana. She is from Rosemount and went to Minnesota School of Business in Lakeville and has been a CVT since 2016. She always thought working with animals would be the best job she could imagine. Her primary veterinary interests are in the areas of surgery and behavior.

Crystal

Crystal W.

Certified Veterinary Technician

Crystal is from Farmington and has been a technician for 7 years. She got her technician degree Minnesota School of Business in 2013. She wanted to be a technician because she has always wanted to help animals and this seemed like the perfect fit! Her primary veterinary interested are lab work and dental procedures. She has one dog named Sadie who is a Boxer.

Andrea R.

Andrea R.

Certified Veterinary Technician

Andrea is from Cannon Falls and has been a technician for 9 years. She got her technician degree from Argosy in 2012. She wanted to be a technician because she has always wanted to follow animals wherever they go. Her primary veterinary interests are client education and helping pets live their best life. She shares her home with 2 dogs, 2 cats, a hedgehog, leopard gecko, clawed frog, chickens, ducks, her husband Chris, and her two daughters Bonnie and Delaney.

Jourdyn K.

Certified Veterinary Technician

Jourdyn is from Rosemount but currently resides in Inver Grove Heights. She completed her bachelor’s degree in animal science from UW River Falls in 2015 and her veterinary technician degree from Argosy in 2017. Her primary veterinary interest is dentistry. She shares her house with 3 dogs, 1 cat, 1 guinea pig, 2 bearded dragons, and her husband, Jake.

Kd H.

Veterinary Technician

Kd lives in Lakeville with her 3 dogs Jasmine, Leena and Nellie. She has been working in veterinary medicine since 2016 after she graduated with a degree in veterinary technology from MN school of Business. Her main veterinary interests are in phlebotomy and client services.

Jeni M.

Veterinary Assistant

Jeni is from Lakeville but is currently residing in Northfield. She is currently enrolled with Penn Foster to achieve her veterinary technician degree. Her primary veterinary interests are behavior and surgery. She shares her house with her husband, 3 children, 1 dog named Beretta, 1 rabbit, 2 birds, 1 hamster, and 6 chickens.

Kelsey S.

Veterinary Assistant

Kelsey is originally from Missouri but lives in Burnsville. She received her Bachelor's in Biology from the University of Missouri and, in 2021, she received her certification in Canine Behavior and Aggression, with an emphasis in nutrition. In her free time, she runs The Good Dog Co. as a dog trainer and behavior consultant. She has two rescues: an Australian Shepherd mix named Echo and a German Shepherd/Poodle mix named Atlas.

Kelly P.

Veterinary Assistant

Kelly is from Orlando originally but currently resides in Burnsville. She is currently in school at DCTC to obtain her veterinary technician degree. Her primary veterinary interests are exotics and animal behavior. She has a Pomsky named Asher and a Pomeranian/Shih Tzu mix named RJ.

Brianna J.

Veterinary Assistant

Brianna is from Eagan. She is currently a RN but is considering a career change to vet med. Her primary veterinary interest is cardiology. She shares her house with her husband, 3 kids, a Pitbull mix named Pepper, and her two cats Frankie and Pedro.

Kody K.

Veterinary Assistant

Kody is originally from Racine, Wisconsin and currently lives in Bloomington. He moved to the Twin Cities to pursue higher education and received his bachelor's degree in Animal Science (Pre-Veterinary Medicine) from the University of Minnesota in 2020. Kody has worked as a Veterinary Assistant for the past 7 years and is currently in the process of applying to veterinary schools. He is hoping to become a small and exotic animal veterinarian with his primary veterinary interests being dermatology and radiology. He shares his home with his fiancé (Hayden), Golden Retriever (Samson), two orange tabbies (Sheldon and Sebastian), yellow-bellied slider turtle (Squirt), and two guinea pigs (Shadow and Smokey).

Jennifer

Jennifer C.

Veterinary Receptionist

Jennifer is from Chicago and moved to Minnesota in 2018. While in Chicago she worked in a veterinary clinic that saw exotics and worked with the local zoo. She also fostered dogs with special medical or emotional needs. She loves that every day brings something new in the veterinary clinic. Her primary veterinary interests are preventative medicine and client education. Jennifer has two dogs, Daisy Mae and Vinny.

Lauryn

Lauryn S.

Veterinary Assistant

Lauryn is originally from Kentucky but lives in Northfield. She received her Bachelor of Science in zoology from Minnesota State University, Mankato. She has always been interested in helping animals, especially after working with multiple rescues during her time in college. Her primary veterinary interests are in the areas of parasitology and behavior. Lauryn has two black domestic shorthairs, named Flynn and Luna, and a rescue dog named Stella.

Julia C.

Kennel Assistant

Julia is from Prior Lake. She comes from a large family and has 9 siblings. She has 2 cats (Calvin and Mission), while her family has many other animals (dogs, cats, rabbits, chickens and ducks). Julia has a Bachelors in Zoology with a minor in economic through Northern Michigan University. Her primary veterinary goal is to become an exotics veterinarian. She also hopes to own a hobby farm one day.

Samantha B.

Kennel Assistant

Sam is from Cottage Grove. She is currently working to complete her degree to become a Certified Veterinary Assistant. She shares her home with her family, four cats (Murphy, Cuddles, Courtney, and Delta), and her dog Simba.

Katie C.

Kennel Assistant

Katie has resided in Minnesota for her entire life, and is a graduating high school senior at Lakeville North High School. She currently works as a Kennel Assistant, and her favorite part of her job is being able to work in an environment with animals. She’s had a love for animals ever since she can remember, and because she’s unable to have a dog of her own at home, she finds joy in being able to care for a variety of pets at work.