Our Staff

Megan

Megan was born and raised in Morgantown. She graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in animal and veterinary sciences from West Virginia University in 2001 and started working at Hillcrest the summer of 2003 as a receptionist. She worked her way up and took over as 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 help our local rescues and almost always has an extra cat or dog running around the house. She and her husband have a girl, two ornery twin boys, and a houseful of furry kids.

Holly

Holly is our Client Care Supervisor at Hillcrest and has been with us since December of 2013. She has had a lifelong passion for animals that shows through her work. She lives in Albright, WV with her significant other, their two kids, and their two dogs: Khloe and Grace. In her free time she enjoys hiking, swimming, and going on road trips with her family.

Becky

Becky is our Staff Supervisor and has been with Hillcrest since 2015. She resides in Cheat Lake with her husband and their two daughters. They have three dogs: Zeek, Xavier, and Daisy, and two cats: Bo and Luke. In her spare time she enjoys working out, biking and spending time with her family and friends.

Katie

Katie is our Assistant Supervisor here at Hillcrest and has been with us since 2019. She was born and raised in Morgantown, WV. She earned a Bachelor’s degree from West Virginia University and is pursuing her Associate degree in veterinary technology. She and her husband reside in Morgantown and share their home with their black Labrador, Hank, and black cat, Finn. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, reading, playing video games, and learning family recipes from her mom.

Kaycee

Kaycee joined our team in late 2022 as one of our licensed veterinary technicians and quickly worked her way up to being our Technician Supervisor! She graduated from North Dakota State University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Veterinary Technology and a Minor in both Large Animal Veterinary Technology and Animal Science. After growing up on a farm in a small town in North Dakota, Kaycee moved to West Virginia in October of 2022 with her fiancé to explore new job opportunities. Together they have 2 dogs, a chug named Jeep and a puggle named Dozer. In her free time Kaycee enjoys running, hiking, traveling, and rollerblading. 

Renee

Renee is our Kennel Supervisor and has been with Hillcrest since September of 2020. She completed her Bachelor’s of Science in biology at Shepherd University in 2016. She is from Elkins, WV but moved to Fairmont for work in 2018. Renee has two cats named Riff Raff and Roswell. In her spare time she enjoys reading, writing, hiking, camping, and spending time with her family.

Trina

Trina is a registered veterinary technician here at Hillcrest and has been a part of the team since 2012. She graduated with her Associate Degree in Veterinary Technology from Fairmont State Community and Technical College in 1995. Trina grew up in Morgantown, WV and has raised her four children in Morgantown as well. She has 3 dogs: Gretta, Tito, and Keke. In her free time Trina enjoys hiking, boating, and spending time with her family.

Jenn

Jenn is a full-time client care specialist and has been with Hillcrest since 2016. She obtained her Bachelor’s of Science in animal and nutritional sciences at West Virginia University in 2014. She is originally from Allentown, PA but relocated to Morgantown to attend college. She has four Siberian huskies: Maverick, Shadow, Atlas, and Denver. In her spare time she likes to read and go on walks with her dogs. She is also Fear Free Certified.

Michelle

Michelle is a full-time client care specialist/assistant and has been with Hillcrest since March of 2018. She has a few years of professional veterinary experience and schooling under her belt from West Virginia University and Pierpont Community & Technical College and has worked with animals most of her life. She shares her home with her one dog, Indiana Jones, and two cats: Napoleon and Mr. Big. In her spare time, Michelle enjoys hiking and camping with her dog, shooting at the bow range, and digging in the garden.

Angie

Angie is one of our full-time client care specialists and has been with Hillcrest since September of 2018. She has over 21 years of experience in the veterinary field and has been a great addition to our team. She graduated from Clay-Battelle High School and has lived her entire life in this area. She has two dogs: Prue and Dobby, four cats: Miley, CC Babcock, Leslie Jordan, and Karen Walker, and an African Gray Parrot named Rebel. In her spare time Angie enjoys reading new books and listening to them in audiobook format.

Haley

Haley is a full-time client care specialist and our Social Media Manager here at Hillcrest. She has been with us since February of 2021 but has been working in the veterinary field since 2017. She relocated to Morgantown from her hometown of Elkins, WV in late 2020. Haley has one dog named Jax and one cat named Saint. In her free time, she enjoys shopping, watching movies, traveling, and spending time with her family.

Rachael

Rachael is one of our part-time assistants and has been with Hillcrest since September of 2020. She is from Callaway, MD but moved to West Virginia with her family in 2012. She graduated from Pierpont Community and Technical College with an Associate Degree in Veterinary Technology in the spring of 2021. She has one dog named Kevin, two cats: Nosey and Rajah, and a horse, River. In her spare time, she is enjoys horseback riding, showing in Dressage, traveling to new places, and gaming.

Danielle

Danielle is a licensed veterinary technician who joined the Hillcrest team in 2021. She received her technical education from Vet Tech Institute in Pittsburgh, PA and her Veterinary Assistant Certificate in applied science from Pierpont Community and Technical College in Fairmont. Danielle is originally from Stonewood, WV. She currently lives in Fairmont with her fiance David and their two cats: Meatball and Hamlet. She enjoys fishing, reading, and hiking and has been Fear Free Certified since 2018.

Kim

Kim began working as an assistant at Hillcrest in July of 2021. She was born and raised in Illinois but later moved and spent some time in Michigan before moving to West Virginia in 2011. She lives here with her husband, their 3 kids, their 3 dogs: Titan, Athena, and Zoey, and their 2 cats: Xylon and Diamond. In her free time Kim enjoys boating and spending time with her family.

Ashley

Ashley joined the Hillcrest team as a client care specialist and assistant in November of 2021. She attended Potomac State College’s Pre-Vet program and obtained her Bachelor’s degree in animal sciences from West Virginia University. She has one dog, Ruger, 2 horses: Bailey and Bourbon, and 2 pet turkeys. Ashley is originally from Frostburg, MD but moved to West Virginia 7 years ago. In her free time she enjoys horseback riding, hiking, birdwatching, and gardening.

Kate

Kate joined the Hillcrest team mid 2021 as one of our veterinary assisstants. She attended Pierpont Community and Technical College where she received her Associate degree in veterinary technology. She has one dog, Kona and one cat, Bella. Kate is originally from Elkins, WV but moved to the Morgantown area in 2018 to continue her education. In her free time she enjoys horseback riding, traveling, and spending time with her friends and family.

Jenna

Jenna is a kennel technician/assistant at Hillcrest and has been part of our crew since April 2022. She is originally from Middlebourne, WV but is currently in Morgantown studying Animal an Nutritional Sciences at WVU. Jenna has three pets: a cat, Echo, a dog, Lane, and a horse, Nemo. In her spare time Jenna enjoys reading books and trail riding.

Missy

Missy joined us in December 2022 as a full-time client care specialist. Although new to our team, she has been working in the veterinary field for over 20 years! She attended Colorado State University where she received her Bachelor’s in Equine Science and her Minors in Agricultural Journalism and Child Psychology. She currently resides in Pennsylvania with her husband Scott, their Golden Retriever, Boaz, their cat, Vickie, and 2 horses named Patty and Chico. In her free time Missy enjoys spending time with her friends and family, horseback riding, teaching children to ride horses, and writing. She even had one of her books published last fall!

Sam

Sam joined our team in January of 2023 as a full-time client care specialist. She’s from a small town just over the WV/PA line where she currently resides with her husband and 2 out of their 3 children. Sam has 2 dogs, Redd and Whiskey, and 2 cats, Olivia and Diesel. Not only has she been working with animals for 14 years, but she is also certified in pet First Aid and CPR. In her free time, Sam enjoys photography, hiking, traveling, and spending time with her kids and her grandchildren.

Caroline

Caroline joined us in early 2023 as a veterinary assistant and client care specialist. She graduated college with an Associates Degree in Science. Originally from Fairfax, Virginia, she moved here to Morgantown in late 2022 to pursue new educational and job opportunities. At home Caroline has a variety of pets. She has 2 cats, Yoko and Spaghettio, 1 dog named Theo, and 2 bearded dragons named Frankie and Stewie. In her free time she enjoys hiking, fishing, and spending time in nature.

Sara

Sara joined our team in January 2023 as one of our Veterinary Technicians. She graduated in May 2023 from Pierpont Community and Technical College with an Associates Degree of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology. She is originally from Vienna, WV but moved to Morgantown to continue her education. She lives here with her boyfriend and their Beagle, Kali, their one-eyed kitten, Nala, and their horse, Shadow. In her free time she enjoys singing, horseback riding, barrel racing, and pole bending. Sara chose to pursue a career in VetMed so she can provide care and help to those that cannot ask for it themselves.  

Lindsey

Lindsey began working with us in March 2023 as a veterinary assistant. She is originally from Lewisburg, WV but moved to Morgantown in 2018 to attend school. She graduated from WVU with a BNS in Agricultural & Extension Education along with a BNS in Horticulture. Here in Morgantown she resides with her significant other and their 4 dogs; Lyla, Sid, Chispa, and Aries. Growing up, her family ran a petting zoo with an array of different animals including kangaroos, emus, ostriches, and exotic sheep. In her free time, Lindsey enjoys camping, traveling, farming, and spending time with her friends and family.

Kylie

Kylie joined Hillcrest in April of 2023 as one of our veterinary assistants. Originally from Parkersburg, WV, she and her variety of pets moved here to Morgantown in 2022 so that she could pursue new job opportunities. Her pets include a Shar Pei/Lab mix named Leo, 2 cats named Loki and Seraphina, 2 horses named Chance and Marco, and a bearded dragon named Montravius. In her free time Kylie enjoys weight lifting and competing in show jumping with her horses.

Lilly

Lilly joined us in May 2023 as both a kennel attendant and a veterinary assistant. She is currently attending WVU where she is working towards her undergraduate degree in Animal & Nutritional Sciences. She was born and raised here in Morgantown where she continues to reside along with her dog named Peggy. In her free time Lilly enjoys baking, being outside, and spending time with animals.

Anna

We added Anna to our team in June 2023 as one of our Veterinary Technicians. Anna resided in Newcastle, California for most of her life and that is where she received her Associates Degree in Animal Science. She later moved here to West Virginia with her husband in 2020 to pursue new job opportunities. In her free time Anna enjoys kayaking, going to yard sales, and spending time at the park with her chihuahua, Nix, and her Yorkie, Nylah. A fun fact about Anna is she has no sense of smell! 

Grace

Grace joined us in June of 2023 as one of our veterinary assistants. She is originally from Logan, Ohio but moved here to Morgantown in May 2023. Grace graduated from Ohio State University with a BS in Animal Science. In her free time she enjoys doing outdoor activities like hiking, camping, kayaking, and snowboarding; all of which she loves to do with her Australian Shepherd named Kai!

Emily

Emily joined our team in July of 2023 as a full-time client care specialist. She is originally from Frederick, Maryland but moved here to Morgantown with her boyfriend in July 2023 to explore new job opportunities. Emily is a graduate of Christopher Newport University with a degree in Sociology and Anthropology. In her free time she enjoys reading, riding horses, and hiking with her boyfriend and their Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Ivy. 

Shanna

Shanna began working with us in August of 2023 as a full-time kennel attendant but you can also find her helping us out at the front desk! Shanna attended West Virginia University where she received her Bachelors of Science in Agribusiness Management and minor in Equine Studies. She is originally from Gettysburg, PA but moved to West Virginia in 2018 to continue her education. Here she resides with her fiancé and their black and tan coonhound named Waylon and their cat, Poncho. In her free time Shanna enjoys hiking and spending time with her family. 

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