Kendra D.Licensed Veterinary Technician
A hard worker with an ambitious attitude, Kendra joins our team from the midwest where she was raised on a dairy farm in Eastern Kansas. Her love of both large and small animals was fostered through the local 4-H and FFA programs. Continuing her passion, she attended Maple Woods Vet Tech school and graduated Valedictorian in May 2015. Kendra enjoys exploring the Pacific Northwest with her husband David, her gelding Mick and their Golden Retriever Maddie.
Alysha C.Office Assistant
With a can-do attitude, Alysha is a hard working individual whose love of horses and livestock make her a great asset to our team. Having grown up in western Washington, she pursued higher education and veterinary experience while living on the eastside before making her permanent home in Kitsap County. In her free time, she enjoys hiking with her family, riding her gelding Sterling and gardening.
Linda is a native to the local area growing up in Bremerton, living many years in Port Orchard and now residing in the little town of Union in Mason County. LInda feels very lucky to have had exposure to animals her whole life. From working and living many years with exotics and small animals to having a small hobby farm with smaller farm animals. Linda is excited for the career change that has added the exposure to large animal medicine. Linda looks forward to every day and what this new opportunity will teach her.
Amanda joins our team bringing with her love and compassion for both small & large animals. She is a proud Navy Submariner wife and mother of four. Amanda enjoys spending time with her family watching her children compete in junior rodeos, and going on outdoor adventures with their Labrador Retrievers.
Tawnee Y.Veterinary Assistant
Tawnee joined CVVS as a part of a High School Veterinary Assistant Program in 2017, her calm and hard-working attitude makes her a valued asset to our team. In High School Tawnee was a part of her local FFA chapter, she found her passion for animals in showing swine and competing in the Vet Science Team. Growing in Kitsap County Tawnee has also enjoyed being apart of a competitive soccer team.
Ella S.Veterinary Assistant
Ella joined the practice in the summer of 2018 but she is no stranger to the Kitsap Peninsula! Ella grew up just 'over the hill' in Manchester on her parent's beautiful farm and horse boarding stable. She spent a couple years in Ellensburg, WA studying at Central Washington University before returning to her home town. Ella likes to hunt, fish, ride her Quarter Horse Cruz, spend time with friends, family and her Aussie Xander.
Sarah C.Veterinary Assistant
Sarah joined the team at the end of the summer in 2018 after finishing a year-long internship with Miracle Ranch. At Miracle Ranch, Sarah was a supervisor for the Wranglers-in-Training program, leading the 'Wranglers' in proper horsemanship and husbandry. Before landing in Port Orchard, Sarah was deeply rooted in the 'Wrangler' life! She grew up in Kelso, Washington with a large crew of dogs and horses.
Kaitlyn H.Veterinary Assistant
We were excited to have Katie join our veterinary team in the Fall 2018. Katie had been one of our original clients -with us from the very start in 2010! Katie grew up in Port Orchard riding and showing horses and raising dogs and farm animals. She is especially great at training her pets (horses, dogs and goats!) to perform amazing tricks! And you might see her and her amazing furry friends at the Kitsap County Fair.