Krystal went to Texas A&M-Commerce University. She has worked in veterinary medicine for 7 years and is currently in school to earn her CVT license. She has 3 dogs named Bindi, Bolo, and Anabelle, and 2 cats named Mowgli and Pinot. In her free time, she likes spending time outside paddle boarding or at the beach. She calls herself the crazy cat lady and has never met a cat she didn’t love.
Ashley has been working in the veterinary field for over a decade. She started out in equine medicine, specializing in critical care and internal medicine. In more recent years she’s decided to broaden her education by switching to small animal medicine. Ashley enjoys the change and loves being able to continue to learn more after all these years in the field. She has 5 dogs at home, her own “pack” you could say, and they are all rescues. Ashley strives to create positive experiences for your pets while they’re with us here at Stone Ridge Animal Hospital.
Certified Veterinary Technician
Jessica is a certified veterinary technician (CVT) that has worked in veterinary medicine for over 13 years. She started out working for non- profit organization and then spent the remaining years as a shift lead at Banfield pet hospital. Over the past few years Jessica has been focusing on management and becoming a practice manager. She is currently enrolled in Penn Foster for her bachelor’s degree in veterinary technology. On Jessica’s free time you can find her on the river paddle boarding, renovating her house, and playing video games. Jessica is also a loving owner for two tabby cats, two pit bulls, and a large variety of chickens. Jessica has worked as an assistant practice manager at Stone Ridge for almost a year. She is a very effective leader and uses her knowledge to train staff while encouraging their development. We are very thankful and happy to have someone help lead our team with such knowledge and skills within this field.
Damian has been employed in an animal related field for 20 years. He holds a degree in Veterinary medicine in Puerto Rico. Damian has two dogs, IVO a 13-year-old cocker spaniel and Kai a 2-year-old Weimaraner and chickens. In his spare time, he likes to work on building projects a home.
“I am grateful to have the opportunity to work in a positive and harmonious environment where I feel motivated and satisfied to deliver the best of my every day. I am working with dedicated colleagues and professionals that I can learn from and they will push me to take on new and challenging opportunities. I feel respected and valued for who I am and have to offer the team. I get great satisfaction every day in being in a role where I can make a difference to an animal and someone’s life”.
Michael has been in veterinary medicine for seven years. He loves assisting in surgery and dental cleanings. In his free time, he loves to play video games, watch movies with friends and scuba diving.
“Everyone here at Stone Ridge Animal Hospital is very friendly and very easy going as well as knowledgeable”.
Lead Customer Service Representative
Jill has been in the veterinary field for 18 years. She loves building relationships with our clients and getting to know all patients. She is a wife, mother, and grandmother. She loves spending time with her 5 animal babies a Quaker Parrot (Pickles), boxer (Lita), French Bulldog (Iggy), a pit-mix (Tank), and a Lab (Yeti). She also loves to work on home projects and shopping at local flea markets.
“Dr. Collins is amazing as well as all the staff are like family. I love being back in a private practice”.
Destiny is new to the veterinary field and is eager to learn more. She is planning on attending college to earn her degree so she can work with fur babies for the rest of her career. She has a fur baby of her own, a rescue named Remi who is a Catahoula Mix. In her free time, she likes to spend time at the springs or beach. Destiny is eager to expand her knowledge with animals and strives to do her best at all she does to help for the best experience for everyone.