Our Staff


Jennifer (Jenn) was born and raised in sunny Vero Beach, Florida.  She has always had a passion for animals since she was a young child at the age of 5. At the age of 12, she became a volunteer at the Humane Society of Vero Beach. Then at the age of 15 she became a paid employee and did a school-work program during high school.  After 13 years of employment with the Humane Society she decided to join Dr. Dan and Dr. Sara in opening their owner practice in 2011. Jennifer has certifications in business and management. She enjoys spending time with her husband Jerry, her three children, Madison, Jared, and Jacob.  She also enjoys shopping, Starbucks coffee, cruising and watching movies.  We have enjoyed having Jennifer as our manager since 2011.


Tesia (T) was born in Springfield, Massachusetts. Prior to earning her Veterinary Certificate, Tesia had her own dog walking, pet sitting business in Cape Cod, as well as working in a restaurant.  She has a passion for her job, loves what she does and couldn’t see herself in any other career.  She currently shares her home with her husband Devin, her two cats Daisy and Minnie, and her dog Valentine.   She has been a great addition to our team as a Veterinary Technician since 2017.


Kendall was born in Vero Beach, Florida.  She is currently in high school and will be graduating in 2019. She is a part of the Vero Beach High School Swim Team, the Tennis Team, The National Honor Society, the Key Club, The Red Cross, and Best Buddies.  She has been an animal lover all her life and loves spending time with her adopted rescues Madge.   In her free time she enjoys swimming, baking, volunteering and is an avid Netflix watcher.


Jessica was born in Macon, Georgia.  She has a soft sweet nature that all of the animals love. Outside of work she is a full time mother to her daughter Shaina.  She also enjoys spending time with her family and her pets Daisy, Ember, and Loki.  Jessica has been a part of our team as a Veterinary Technician since 2017.


Deanna (Dee) was born in Louisville, Kentucky.  She graduated from the Vet Assistant Program at Westwood High School.  She spent 12 years prior to working with us, at other veterinary clinics.  Deanna has had a passion for animals since she was very young.  In her free time Deanna enjoys singing karaoke, playing online games and spending time with her “zoo” of animals at home.  Deanna has been a part of our team as a Veterinary Technician since 2015.



Alexis was born and raised in Ft Pierce, Florida. She is currently attending veterinary technician school. Her passion for animals started when she was very young. In her free time she enjoys spending time at the barn and going mudding with friends. Alexis started at Dr. Dan’s in 2019.


Morgan was born in Virginia and moved to Vero Beach when she was 10 years old. She will be graduating from Saint Edwards in 2021 and then will be attending Florida State University. Morgan enjoys playing with her puppies, going to the beach, hanging out with her friends, and working out. She started with Dr. Dan’s as a high school volunteer, and then became employed in 2019. She LOVES sushi!!



Sarah was born in Orlando Florida and grew up in Vero Beach. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her animals, and ride on four wheelers with her friends. Sarah started with Dr. Dan’s in 2020.



Alexis was born in Boone North Carolina and grew up in Winston Salem North Carolina. She has had a love for animals her entire life. Alexis is an equestrian and used to teach horseback riding lessons and train horses. She received the “Rising Star” award from Fletcher Music Centers. She loves the outdoors, bowling, aerial yoga, and attending church. She is also very passionate about music.


Shannon was born and raised in Vero Beach. She has an AA in nursing and she is currently finishing her Bachelors in Biology at the University of Florida. In her spare time she enjoys spending times with her animals, going on the boat, and doing most anything outdoors. Shannon joined our team in 2020.