Ashlee- Office Manager
Ashlee received her Bachelor’s degree in General Business from the University of North Texas in 2015 and has been working in the veterinary field since 2007. She grew up in Kansas City (Missouri), spent four years in the United States Marine Corps, and then decided to make Texas her permanent home in 2006. Growing up with lots of pets around helped foster her love of animals from a young age and she couldn't imagine being anywhere else but here at Timber Ridge. She really enjoys creating lasting bonds with our patients and helping our pet parents in any way she can. Ashlee lives in McKinney with her husband and their 5 furbabies: 3 dogs: Gracee, an Australian Kelpie mix, Charlee, a Japanese Chin, & Demi, a Pitbull mix and 2 cats: Chance and Jareth.
Katie- Veterinary Technician
Katie recently made a career change to the veterinary field when she joined Timber Ridge's team in 2016 and loves it. Growing up in Tennessee, Katie volunteered at several shelters and the Humane Society. She studied vocal music education at Ole Miss and Austin Peay State University. Katie and her husband moved to North Dallas in 2007 and they currently live in McKinney with their dogs, Zoey and Derby. In her free time, Katie likes to be outdoors, watching football, visiting family and traveling.
Sam- Veterinary Technician
Sam is a graduate of Allen High School where she participated in the Vet Tech Program and started here at Timber Ridge during her senior year in 2015. She is currently attending UNT in order to pursue a career in Education. In her free time she enjoys running, rock climbing and dancing. She has also fostered and trained dogs through the CCI Service Dog Program.
Chase- Veterinary Technician
Chase has always had a passion for animals, since a very young age she knew she wanted to work in the veterinary medicine field. She has been a part of the Timber Ridge team since June 2017. Chase is currently in school to become a licensed veterinary technician with the hopes of one day going to TAMU to become an equine veterinarian. She has 6 fur babies; 2 cats- CC and Pixie, 3 dogs- Gunner, Gypsy, and Hazel, and a horse named Linen.
Vanessa- Veterinary Technician
Vanessa is originally from Texas but went to vet tech school and became a Certified Veterinary Technician in Florida. She is currently working on obtaining her Veterinary Technician license here in Texas. She shares her home with her 2 fur babies, Raven and Oliver, and her husband Ryan. She enjoys arts and crafts in her spare time, but mostly painting pet portraits. Vanessa loves working in the veterinary field and really enjoys working at Timber Ridge Animal Medical Center.
Keeli- Client Services Representative
Keeli is an English major with the goal of becoming a book editor but she has always had an infinite love for animals. Keeli grew up with animals her whole life including dogs, cats, donkeys, birds and horses. In her free time she likes to read, cook, watch baseball (Go Braves!) and spend time with her family and friends. Keeli moved here from Alabama a year ago but lived in Texas for most of her life. Keeli started working at Timber Ridge in July 2018 and absolutely loves it!
Beth- Client Services Representative
Beth received her Bachelor's degree in Zoology from Texas Tech University in 2018. Raised in Allen and a graduate of Allen High School, she is happy to be back and working with the cats and dogs of the Allen community and surrounding areas. If you don't see her at the clinic, she can be found at the Dallas Zoo working with Okapi, Bongos, and Caracals. In her free-time, Beth enjoys spending time with her family, making day trips around Texas, and being in the outdoors, identifying birds and reptiles alike. She adores her fish, Bruise, and her adopted tortoise, Morris.
Monica- Client Services Representative
Monica is a Health Studies major at Texas Woman's University in Denton. After graduating, she plans on working administration at a healthcare facility, for either humans or animals. In her free time, she enjoys running, boxing, and spending time with her furbaby Wallace. Growing up with dogs, turtles, a pet mouse and even a chinchilla, she has always enjoyed spending time with animals. This is what brought her to work at Timber Ridge, where she's able to help and love our patients!
Jill- Kennel Assistant/ Veterinary Assistant
Jill has been working in the veterinary field for over a year now and has been with the Timber Ridge team since February. She is currently in school at University of Texas at Dallas pursuing a degree in Biology. Afterwards, she hopes to continue her education in Veterinary Medicine. She usually spends her free time knitting or spending time with her one fur baby, Kira.
April has been grooming for 18 years and recently moved to Texas from Edmond, OK with her husband, two daughters and five dogs. She can’t wait to meet you and your pet to create the cut and style that you will love. Please give us a call to schedule your grooming appointment with April soon!!