Veterinarians, technicians and administrative staff are all an integral part of the veterinary care team. Our support staff is devoted to our patients, providing individualized and meticulous care to ensure all pets enjoy long, healthy lives with their human companions. 

Kathy

Our Practice Manager, Kathy has been part of the Waconia Veterinary team since 1980. She enjoys working with a dedicated staff that truly cares about the well-being of all animals. Kit, her cat, is part of the family along with a grand-dog named Winnie.  In her free time she enjoys working on the projects that come with living on a sixth generation family farm, time at the lake, or a relaxing campfire with friends. 

Tracy, CVT

Tracy, our clinic manager and certified veterinary technician has been with the Waconia Veterinary Clinic since 2004. She graduated from the Medical Institute of Minnesota/Argosy in 1999. She is married, has two children and an awesome pit bull named John Coffey who accompanies Tracy to visit retirement homes in the area. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family, traveling, camping, and ATV/dune buggy riding. 

Erin, CVT

Erin, a certified veterinary technician, graduated from Ridgewater College. She has been employed at the Waconia Veterinary Clinic since 2006. She has a passion for performing dentistry services for our clients. She is married and has two children.  She has a German Shepherd/Husky mix named Lambeau, two cats named Axel and Skye, and one hamster. 

Elizabeth, CVT

Elizabeth is a certified small and large animal veterinary technician who graduated from Argosy University in 2006. She has been employed by Waconia Veterinary Clinic since 2001. In her free time she enjoys time with friends and family, which includes a few dogs, cats and a horse of her own. 

Courtney, CVT

Courtney is a certified veterinary technician who graduated from Bel-Rea Institute in 2004 and joined the Waconia Veterinary Clinic team in 2012. She enjoys traveling, reading and being outdoors. She has two cats named Boy and Girl, and two dogs named Max and Boomie. 

Sara

Sara is a client services representative at. She has been employed since 2007. Personal interests include taking her two dogsDutchess and Titus, to the dog park, spending time with niece and nephewsgolfing and singing with her band, “Ragtown”. 

Brittany, VT

Brittany, a veterinary technician, graduated from Minnesota School of Business. She has been employed with Waconia Veterinary Clinic since 2007. Personal interests include golfing and tennisShe is kept busy with her daughter’s activities and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.  

Denise

Denise has been a client services representative at Waconia Veterinary Clinic since 2010. She is married and has two adult daughters. In her free time, she enjoys gardening, collecting antiques, and creating “junk” art. She has two cats named Jake and Ivy.

Lynn, VT

Lynn is a veterinary technician who joined us in 2013. She graduated from Ridgewater College with a degree in Veterinary Technology. In her free time, she enjoys camping, gardening, baking, fishing, and helping on the family farmsHer family includes two dogs, Chevy and Ella. 

Ashley

Ashley has been a client services representative at Waconia Veterinary Clinic since 2014. She has two dogs, a German Shepherd named Opie and a Great Dane named June. Ashley enjoys spending time with her family and friends, camping in Crosslake, and trail riding on the side-by-side. 

Sacha

Sacha is the facility maintenance assistant at Waconia Veterinary Clinic. She has been employed since 2015. Personal interests include horseback riding, gardening and crafting. Her family has a variety of pets including a dog, cats, two horses, chickens ducks and sheep. 

Lisa

Lisa joined Waconia Veterinary Clinic as a client services representative in 2015. In her free time, she enjoys horseback riding, motorcycle riding, hunting, and spending time with family. She has a yellow lab named KC, two quarter horses, JR and Shaq, and many barn cats. 

Alyssa

Alyssa, is a veterinary assistant who joined our team in 2015. She splits her time between working and going to school to become a veterinarian. She enjoys spending time with her family and fur friends, reading, cooking, and embroidery. She has two dogs, Penny and Jax, and four cats named Cali, Phoenix, Charlotte and Luna. 

Melissa, CVT

Melissa is a certified veterinary technician who joined Waconia Veterinary Clinic in 2015. She graduated from Ridgewater College in 2000. A few of her favorite things include: Her twin children, Christmas time, smooshy faced bulldogs, camping with family and tending to her flower garden. Her dogs are Moxie, Dixie, Wally, and Ernie. Her cats are Gilbert, Max, Tippy and Tinker. With some working cats: Howard, Raj, Mr.T, Pipsqueak, Mustachio and Dino. The guinea pigs are Flower and tater. The bunnies are Judy and Cookie. Needless to say, never a dull moment at Melissa’s!

Michelle, VT

Michelle is a veterinary technician who graduated from Ridgewater College. She joined the Waconia Veterinary Clinic team in 2016. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, horseback riding, and doing anything outdoors. She has a variety of pets including three dogs, two cats, two horses, cows and barn cats. 

Emilee, CVT

Emilee is a certified veterinary technician who joined Waconia Veterinary Clinic in 2017. She graduated from the University of MN in 2015 with a degree in Animal Science and Argosy University in 2017 with a degree in Veterinary Technology. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, running, yoga, and being outdoors. Her pets include Sunny (Pit Bull), Bruno (Beta Fish) and dogs she fosters until they find their forever home. 

Angie

Angie joined our customer service representative team in 2019She loves spending time with her husband and two sons playing games, going for walks, camping and enjoying the outdoors. Her family includes two dogs named Buddy and Tugger. She loves to cook and bake, making cakes and cupcakes for family and friends.  

Erin

Erin, is a veterinary assistant who joined our team in 2019. She has earned a BS in Veterinary Science from the UofM where she is currently a student in the veterinary program. She enjoys spending time with her family, friends and fiance, horseback riding, reading and hiking. Erin has a horse named Diego, a miniature donkey named Nacho and Cricket the cat.

Patty, CVT

Patty is a certified veterinary technician who joined out team in 2020. In her free time, she enjoys spending time outside with her horses and beef cattle, ATV riding, and spending time with family and friends. She has three dogs: Jane Deere, Casey and Rubie; Three cats: Ajax, Swiffer and Black Cat; Two horses: Cowboy and Crown.

Tucker

Tucker is a client services representative who joined our team in 2020. In his free time, he enjoys watching movies and sports, playing video games, and has special interests in science and history. He has a dog named Bella.

Hailee

Hailee is a veterinary assistant who joined our team in 2021. She has two dogs named Skye (a Siberian Husky) and Cooper (a chocolate Lab). She enjoys spending time with family and friends, visiting her cabin up north, watching movies and going out to eat.

Casondra

Casondra joined our team in 2020 as a veterinary assistant. She has two cats named Milo and Junipurr and two mice named Gouda and Asiago. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, painting and drawing, watching movies and boating.

Aubrey, VT

Aubrey is a veterinary technician who joined Waconia Veterinary Clinic in 2021. She graduated from Madison Area Technical College in 2021 with a degree in Veterinary Technology. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, crafting and painting. Her pets include Jewel (a 3-legged Toy Fox Terrier) and Harvey (a Wirehaired Pointing Griffon).

Grace

Grace joined our team in 2021 as a veterinary assistant. She graduated from Ashworth College with a Veterinary Assistant certification. She is currently studying biology and plans to become a veterinarian. She has a variety of pets including a black lab (Willow), cats (Scamp, Skuffy, Mittens, Elvira, Cisco, Ferris and Velma), a leopard gecko and chickens. She enjoys reading, spending time with friends and volunteering at a local rescue.

Morgan

Morgan joined our team in 2021 as a veterinary assistant. She has a bachelors degree in zoology and a minor in psychology. Her hobbies include sewing, hiking, traveling and baking. Morgan’s fur family includes a siamese-mix cat named Pipette, and two brittany dogs named Ginger and Sadie.

Natty Boh

“Natty Boh” is the current clinic cat at Waconia Veterinary Clinic. A Siamese mix, she enjoys hanging out with the staff and watching them work, although she herself is, well, quite lazy. She “talks” to us however. Being a pet herself, she doesn’t have any, but does have a favorite toy. She was acquired as a rescue cat and made herself immediately at home.