Our team at Akron-Medina Veterinary Hospital and Pet Resort are not only experienced professionals but passionate about what they do. Our veterinary staff, professional groomers, and boarding staff have the highest level of integrity for you and your pet. We want every pet and their owner to feel welcome and comfortable. Read on to learn more about our team, but you can always stop in to meet us in person, too. We'd love to see you!
Sally, Veterinary Technician
Sally always had a passion for animals when she was growing up. In 2014, Sally decided to pursue a degree as a veterinary technician at Stautzenberger College. She came to Akron-Medina Veterinary Hospital in November 2015 and states "best decision I ever made. Now I get to pursue my career and dreams in a place I love."
Sue, Pet Groomer
Sue moved to Ohio in 1998 from a small town in Oklahoma. She gave her first “haircut” to her mother’s poodle at age 10, and her career took off from there! Previously, she has enjoyed dog handling in 4H and has been working in the “dog world” ever since. Sue joined the Akron-Medina Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort team in 2003. She states that it has been the most wonderful job and a pleasure to work with all of her special dogs and clients—with room in her heart for many more!
Laura, Veterinary Technician
Laura came to the Akron-Medina Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort staff in 2020 as one of our Veterinary Technicians. She graduated from Stautzenberger college in 2008 with her degree. Laura’s love for animals started at a very young age and in her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and her own pets.
Mariena, Customer Service Representative
Mariena has known ever since she was little that she was going to spend her life helping animals any way that she could. She grew up in rural Montana helping her grandmother foster countless kittens, and volunteered for local shelters whenever she could. Mariena joined the team at Akron-Medina Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort at the beginning of 2020 as a Customer Service Representative, and is so happy she gets to spend her time helping clients and pets however she can.
Corbin, Pet Resort Attendant
Corbin has always loved working with and helping animals. Corbin said he has always known that he has wanted a career in the animal field. He joined the Akron-Medina Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort staff in early 2020 as Pet Resort Attendant. Corbin enjoys coming to work every day and says, “Working here gives me the opportunity to work alongside a hardworking staff that loves animals as much as I do.”
Wren, Pet Resort Attendant
Wren holds a bachelor's degree from Ohio University and has spent time in the nonprofit sector as well as working as a dog groomer previously in Los Angeles. Wren has been a member of the Akron-Medina Veterinary Hospital & Pet Resort since fall of 2019 as a Pet Resort Attendant. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and their four dogs.