Brooke is our Practice Manager and a licensed Veterinary Technician who has been with us since 2005. Brooke is originally from the Buffalo, NY area where she worked as a Registered Technician in both large and small animal. She lives with her husband, Joe, two children, Olivia and Tucker, and four furry kids, Finley, Oscar, Gus, and Violet. She also has a horse, Faith. She enjoys riding, hiking, and camping. Brooke finished her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management in December 2015.
Ashlee is our Assistant Practice Manager. She has been with us since 2012 and in the veterinary field since 2003. Originally from Cary, NC, Ashlee attended UNCW where she obtained a degree in Biology. During her personal time, Ashlee enjoys crocheting, drawing, reading, spending time with her niece and nephew, and loves to learn about all things medical related. She and her husband, O’Lando, have five furry kids: Chuck Bass, Blair Waldorf, Krueger, Lux, and Slater.
Sarah joined PNVH in the winter of 2018. She has a degree in Psychology, but her passion is veterinary medicine. Sarah and her husband Graham share their home with their four dogs: Kimber, Benelli, Bear, and Journey. In her spare time she likes to spend time with her family and friends and play pool.
Monica started working at PNVH in 2020. She has worked with animals most of her life, from horse barns to doggie daycare. She loves spending her free time outdoors with her two dogs, Lily and Ollie, and her cat, Miso.
Michelle has worked with us since 2009. She is originally from Long Island, New York and has worked in the veterinary field since 2001, which includes 10 years of emergency medicine. Michelle and her husband Christopher live in Leland with their son Dominic and Dominic's grandma Phyllis. Their extended furry family includes 2 dogs, 4 cats, 3 sugar gliders, 1 chinchilla and a bearded dragon. Michelle in her spare time enjoys spending time with her family, arts and crafts, swimming and sun bathing.
Nicole has been working in the vet field since her fist job at 16 as a veterinary receptionist. She joined Porters Neck in February 2019. She spends most of her time loving on her cat, Forrest and dog, Mulaney. When not working, Nicole enjoys working on arts & crafts and gardening.
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Brittany started at PNVH in June 2017. She is originally from Glendale, AZ and has been in NC since 2015. She shares her home with her husband, Chris, their twins, Avery and Andrew, their dog, Jewel, and cat, Squid. Brittany enjoys the beach, traveling, and hiking in her spare time.
Melina began working at PNVH in 2018. She moved to NC from New Jersey in 2017. Melina has her Bachelors in Small Animal Science and is planning to go to vet school. She enjoys Spanish food, her pitbull Captain, and spending time outside, whether it be at the beach or in the mountains, she loves seeing different parts of the world.
Blair S., RVT
Blair started at PNVH in May of 2017. She is a Wilmington native and grew up in the Porters Neck area. Blair graduated from the Veterinary Technician program from CFCC in 2019 and passed her licensing to become a Registered Veterinary Technician in 2020. She enjoys riding horses and spending time with her dog, Roo, and her cat, Dex.
Courtney has worked at PNVH since 2019. Originally from Georgia, Courtney moved to Wilmington in 2013 to work at the Fort Fisher Aquarium before coming to small animal medicine. Courtney lives with her husband, their dog Noodle and their two cats Crumb and Fig. Courtney loves cooking and traveling in her spare time. Her favorite dog breeds are pitbulls and boxer babies.
Jessica started at PNVH in 2019 and she has worked in the veterinary field since 2009. Jessica lives with her husband Spencer and their 3 furry kids: Jordan, Drake and Chance. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys photography, traveling and crafting.
Brandi started at PNVH in 2019. She has been in the veterinary field since 2012 with general practice, surgery, and emergency experience. She is currently working towards her RVT at CFCC. She is a NC native and has been living in Wilmington since 2016. Brandi lives with her husband, Jeff, and their own personal zoo. They have two dogs, Daisy May & Stella, two cats, Grady & Keys, chickens & a ball python. Brandi loves the outdoors, being active in the gym, gardening and crafting.
Madison joined the PNVH family in 2019. She has been working with animals since she was 11 and has been a veterinary technician since 2015. Madison has 2 pit bulls, Gumby and Toph, a 3 legged kitty, Agent, and a leopard gecko, Randall. She loves hiking and camping with her pups in her free time!
Jenna started with PNVH in 2020. Jenna and her partner moved to NC from Michigan 4 years ago. She enjoys going to the beach as often as possible, long walks with her dogs, Buffy and Cocoa, and playing fetch with her cat, Dragon. Jenna loves frogs, reptiles, and all other furry creatures!
Shelby started in 2016. She has been assisting since 2013 when she graduated high school. She's originally from Alabama (war eagle!). When she's not working she enjoys spending time with her two-legged kids and her dog Benny.
Bree enjoys all things Harry Potter, candles and cold weather. She used to want to be a travel photographer but she is now working towards being a registered technician. Originally from Jacksonville, NC but a military brat and has been all over from Okinawa, Japan to Camp Pendleton, CA. She is the second oldest of 6 blood siblings and 3 step sisters, big family. She and her fiancé Scott have two fur babies, a cat named Rocket and an puppers named Marley.
Jazmin started at PNVH in 2021. She grew up in Wilmington NC and now lives with her boyfriend and their own personal zoo of animals. They own a dog and a cat, two guinea pigs, a budgie parakeet and a bearded dragon. She enjoys drawing and making art in her free time as well as watching movies and going on walks with her dog.
Liz is an experienced kennel attendant who began working at PNVH in 2021. She has a love for beagles and chunky cats, especially her own beagle (Winston) and her large and in charge cat (Timmy). Liz is also a surf photographer who can often be found at the beach surfing and taking photos in her free time.
Michael started at Porters Neck Vet June 2021. He is new to the veterinary field, but has prior military and emergency medicine experience. Michael recently graduated with an Associate’s degree and has plans to continue at UNCW for a Bachelor’s degree in Marine Biology and NC State for veterinary school. He is a NC native but new to the Wilmington area. Outside of work and school, Michael likes to kayak, explore the area, and go to the beach. Together with his girlfriend, they have three dogs, Cyrus, Layla, and Lucy.