Megan

Megan was born and raised in Morgantown. She graduated in Animal and Veterinary Sciences from W.V.U. in 2001 and started working at Hillcrest the summer of 2003 as a receptionist. She worked her way up and took over has Office Manager in 2008. She received her CVPM degree in 2012. She feels very privileged to be a part of such a great caring team of individuals.  She enjoys coming to work every day and hopes to see Hillcrest continue to grow.  She LOVES to rescue and almost always has an extra cat or dog running around the house.  She and her husband have a girl, Maddie, and two ornery twin boys, Andrew and Benjamin plus a houseful of furry kids.

Kris

Kris is a Registered Veterinary Technician and is the Technician Supervisor. She grew up in Morgantown and went to Morgantown High School. She started working in the veterinary field in July of 2002. The veterinary field was the career path of choice and she pursued and graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology from Fairmont State Community and Technical College in May of 2005. She has been recognized by the state and nationally as a registered veterinary technician since 2006. Kris has been with the Hillcrest Veterinary team since 2010. Kris’s passion in the clinic is in surgery, dental hygiene and behavior modification. She has a daughter who resides with her on their farm in Preston County with their dog, one cat, three horses, and a pony.

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Micheal

Micheal is a Registered Veterinary Technician and is the Assistant Supervisor. He grew up in Morgantown and went to University High School. Micheal graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology from the Pierpont Community & Technical College in 2015. He is recognized by the state as a registered veterinary technician since the winter of 2015. Micheal has been at Hillcrest for 3 years now and has a passion for showing his prized goats. Micheal, alongside his family, has 4 dogs, 1 cat, and a herd of Boer goats.

Holly

Holly is the Reception Supervisor at Hillcrest. She started working at Hillcrest in December of 2013. She has had a lifelong passion for animals. She lives in Albright, WV with her daughter, significant other and her two dogs Khloe and Gracey. In her free time she enjoys hiking, swimming and going on road trips with her family.

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Jennifer

Jennifer is a Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist at Hillcrest. She has been at Hillcrest for 4 years.She has a bachelor’s degree in Animal Science from Oklahoma State University and has been working with animals all her life. She is also a professional horse trainer and instructor and currently has one dog, Lennon. She is the mother of a beautiful baby girl. She grew up in Morgantown and is thrilled to still be a part of the animal community in her hometown.

Miranda

Miranda has been with Hillcrest since February 2013 and has been in the veterinary field since 2008. She is our Kennel Supervisor and veterinary assistant. She is from Keyser, WV. She moved to the area to attend Pierpont Community and Technical College for veterinary technology. Miranda obtained her Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology in 2015. She has four cats and two African Clawed frogs. She enjoys the outdoors and going to concerts.

Trina

Trina is a Veterinary Technician at Hillcrest, and graduated with her Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology from Fairmont State Community and Technical College in 1995. Trina grew up in Morgantown, West Virginia and has raised her 4 children in Morgantown as well. She has 2 dogs, Hayden and Sulley, and 2 cats Cubscout and Lougi. She enjoys hiking, boating, and spending time with her family.

Becky

Becky has been with us since 2015. She is a full time Veterinary Assistant. She lives in Cheat Lake with her husband, Chris and 2 children and lots of four legged fur babies. She enjoys working out, biking and spending time with her family and friends.

Katelyn

Katelyn is currently an Assistant at Hillcrest and is attending Pierpont Community and Technical College to obtain her Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology. She grew up in Morgantown and attended University High School. Katelyn has been with Hillcrest for about 2 years now. She, alongside her family, has 4 dogs, 1 cat, and flock of chickens.

Rachel

Rachel is originally from Chester, Virginia and moved to Morgantown in 2015 to pursue her Bachelor’s degree in Animal and Nutrition Science at West Virginia University. She works her way through school as a part time veterinary assistant at Hillcrest while also working for WVU’s J.W. Ruby Research Farm in Reedsville, WV. Rachel is passionate about equine studies, spending time outdoors, and watching her favorite shows on HGTV. She and her boyfriend own a boxer together named Paisley.

Kaitlyn

Katti is a full time Veterinary Assistant and Kennel Attendant at Hillcrest. Katti recently joined the Hillcrest staff this spring, and graduated in May 2015 from WVU with a BM in Vocal Performance and Theatre minor. She is the Director of the WVU Community Children’s Theatre, a private voice teacher and performs with the Geyer Performing Arts Center in Scottsdale, Pennsylvania. She is originally from Latrobe, Pennsylvania and now resides in Morgantown with her dog Pearl and cat Willow. She also has 2 horses, Sonney and Goodbars.

Emily

Emily is a full time receptionist at Hillcrest and has been with Hillcrest since the spring of 2015. She graduated with from West Virginia University with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics in 2012. Emily is originally from Charleston, WV but relocated to Morgantown for scholarly reasons. Emily has 2 dogs and 2 cats, and is in charge of our Face book Webpage and keeping information updated for our clients. Additionally, Emily is able to play the cello beautifully.

Jennifer L.

Jennifer is a full time Receptionist and has her Bachelor’s in Animal and Nutritional Sciences. She is originally from Allentown, Pennsylvania but relocated to Morgantown for scholarly purposes. She has 3 dogs, Zeus, Maverick and Shadow. She also helps out with our training/puppy classes.

Bailey

Bailey is a part time employee at Hillcrest and a full time student at West Virginia University. You will see him as a Receptionist, Veterinary Assistant, and Kennel attendant. Bailey is from Fairmont and is currently living in Morgantown. Bailey has 2 dogs, Ginger and Sage. He is passionate about music and is planning on following a career in Music Therapy.

Abby

Abby is a Veterinary Technician at Hillcrest. She graduated with an Associate Degree in Veterinary Technology from Pierpont Community & Technical College in 2017. She currently resides in Wana, WV where she was born and raised. She enjoys reading and cooking. She also has an Australian Shepherd named Holland, who she loves very much.

Jamie

Jamie started working at Hillcrest June of 2017. She has always had a love of animals and a genuine want to help those in need. She is a mother of two boys, Benjamin and Logan and one beautiful Rottweiler named Coal. She spends her time outside of Hillcrest taking her kids on adventures in the woods, going on long drives, swimming, hunting/fishing, camping and exploring.

Jessica H.

Jessica has recently joined our Hillcrest Staff as a full time receptionist. She moved here from New Jersey and currently resides in Farmington with her two dogs, Harley and Ranger.

Kara

Kara is a Veterinary Assistant primarily, but sometimes helps out in kennel and reception! She grew up in Falling Waters, WV and is here in Morgantown attending West Virginia University. Kara is studying Animal Sciences and Nutrition and will be attending Vet school in the next couple of years! In her downtime, she fosters and trains service dogs for Hearts of Gold. She also owns 2 guinea pigs, a tortoise, and a dog named Evelyn!

Laura

This is Laura, she is one of our part-time licensed veterinary technicians. She attended veterinary technology school at York Technical Institute and graduated in May 2015. She is originally from York, PA where she has lived all her life up until the fall of 2015 when she moved here to Morgantown to attend nursing school at West Virginia University. In her very little free time, she enjoys playing tennis, reading, watching movies, and spending time with her friends. She has two cats, Kramer and Elaine and a hamster named Cheerio.