Technicians

Wendy Davies & DogUF Small Animal Hospital Veterinary Care Managers, Technicians, and Technician Assistants

Every small animal patient at the University of Florida Small Animal Hospital is managed by a board-certified veterinary specialist assisted by one or more residents and trained veterinary technicians and assistants.

Managers & Supervisors

  • Keri Bentley, BS, CVPM – Medical Floor Services Technician Manager
  • Danielle Jonas, BGS, CVT – Surgical Floor Services Technician Manager
  • Ashley Joyce, LVT – Emergency & Critical Care Technician Supervisor
  • Chelsea McDowell, LVT, VTS (Emergency & Critical Care) – Emergency & Critical Care Technician Supervisor
  • Kevin Miller – Progressive Care Ward Technician Supervisor
  • Suzanne Pereau, BS, LVT – Emergency & Critical Care Technician Manager
  • Jennifer Sager, BS, CVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia and Emergency & Critical Care) – Anesthesia Technician Manager
  • Brandy Smith – Operating Room Technician Manager
  • Mary Wilson, RT (R)(CT)(MR)(CV) – Diagnostic Imaging Technician Manager

Anesthesia & Pain Management

Technicians
  • Brittney Alexander, CVT
  • Lauran Capolon, BS, CVT
  • Jessica Lynch, CVT
  • Kaitlin McCaddin, CVT
  • Beverly Orozco, CVT
  • Teresa Reyes, CVT
  • Theresa Torres, LVT, VTS (Anesthesia & Analgesia)
  • Kim Valentin, CVT
  • Melissa Vehouc-Clark, CVT
Assistants
  • Lauren Anderson
  • Christina Rodriguez, CVA
Intern
  • Brooklyn Cupps, CVT

Blood Bank

  • Kim Koelbel, CVT

Cardiology

Technician
  • Clay Gondeck
Assistant
  • Arizona Spencer

Dermatology

Technicians
  • Amy Beaver, CVT
  • Ashley Foxworth
Assistant
  • Gabriela Gonzalez

Diagnostic Imaging

Technicians
  • Joanne Angle, RT (N)
  • Matthew Bolin, BS
  • Bobbie Davis
  • Christa Deagan, CVT
  • Christine Fitzgerald, RT (R)
  • Danielle Mauragis, CVT
  • Lisa McElveen, BS
  • Elif Okten
  • Lauren Strickler, BS
  • Brittany Warner, RT (R)
Assistants
  • Frances Patala
  • Shannon Jackson
Administrative Staff
  • Lashand Williams – Program Assistant
  • Savannah Mauragis – Clerical Assistant

Emergency & Critical Care

Technicians
  • Amanda Baldwin
  • Dianne Bennett-Hense, CVT
  • Anthony Durham, CVT
  • Bryon Gindlesperger, CVT
  • Ashley Gorman, CVT
  • Valerie Grenon, CVT
  • Camille Kelly, CVT, VTS (Emergency & Critical Care)
  • Kimberly Maxwell
  • Whitney McGinnis
  • Vicki Moore, LVT
  • Becky Negretti, CVT, VTS (Emergency & Critical Care)
  • Emily Nossaman, CVT
  • Becky Sexton, CVT
  • Leaundra Singleton, RVT
  • Margie Stoppelbein, LVT
  • Lucy Sumners, RVT
  • Tiffany Sylvester
  • Malerie Zavilla, CVT
Assistants
  • April Choi
  • Haley Claunch
  • Alexander Cruz
  • Caitlin Krebs
  • Amanda Mainwaring
  • Taylor McDaniel
  • Jeremiah Owens
  • Andrea Ramirez
  • Cassidy Schiefer
  • Kristen Tapia-Ruano
Intern
  • Brianne Lamontagne, CVT

Integrative Medicine

Technicians
  • Wendy Davies, BS, CVT, CCRA, VTS (Physical Rehabilitation)
  • Brandy Madeiros, CVT
  • Paula Milla
  • Katy Pothier

Internal Medicine

Technicians
  • Amanda LaMar, BS, CVT
  • Codi Maulden, BS, CVT
  • Melissa West, CVT

Multi-Service Technicians

  • Laura Wilhite, CVT

Neurology

Technician
  • Christopher Carrasco
Assistant
  • Stephanie Duno

Oncology

Technicians
  • Brianna Bushoven
  • Brittney Douglass, CVT
  • Marcela Gonzalez
  • Megan Lee, CVT
  • Paige Maxwell
  • Maria Ransone
  • Sara Beth Speziok
  • Blaine Walsack, RT (R)(T)
Assistants
  • Alejandro Forero
  • Natalie Grand Bois
  • Nikita Jordan
  • Cheyanne Wallace

Operating Room

Technicians
  • Brandon Ginn
  • Martina Nettles
  • Robert Reeves
  • Kenneth Robbins, LVT, CSPDT
  • Andrea Rosenburg
  • Rachael Stokes
  • Tracy Vanderzyl
  • Lisa Wolff, CVT

Ophthalmology

Technicians
  • Holly Kitchen, CVT, VTS (Ophthalmology)
  • Michelle Wilhelmy

Primary Care & Dentistry

Technicians
  • Michaiah Bowen
  • Erica Deese
  • Jenni Laffey
  • Kristen Lyon
 Assistant
  • Monique Bessette

Progressive Care Ward

Technicians
  • Karina Antia
  • Melissa Carvalho
  • Stephanie Clemente
  • Sinaya Harding
  • Susette Martinez
  • Brianna Moss
  • Guiliana Pezzella
  • Steven Pfleegor
  • Ryan Phillips
  • Hayley Reiter
  • Kelsie Scholz
  • Trevor Shelpman
  • Debra Spence-Thomas, CVT
  • Hillary Valladares

Surgery

Technicians
  • Mike Artaud
  • April Bennett, CVT
  • Diane Downs, BS, CVT
  • Aaron Huggins

Zoological Medicine

Technicians
  • Desiree Ambruso, CVT
  • Cindy Coalter, CVT
  • Sarah Crevasse