Katie – Practice Manager
Katie, our practice manager, joined Midway Animal Hospital in 2018. She has worked in many areas of veterinary medicine since 2002 and has been in a management role since 2006. Her primary goal is to make sure every client and patient receives the best possible care every time they walk through the hospital doors. Katie was born and raised in Georgia, specifically the North Georgia Mountains of Blue Ridge. She has been married since 2008, has one daughter and a long-haired Chihuahua named Choo Choo. When Katie is not working she enjoys boating, camping, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
Brandi – Client Service Representative
Brandi joined the staff at Midway Animal Hospital in 2020 as a client service representative. She started her veterinary career in 2014 and has experience as a kennel attendant, technician assistant, and receptionist. She has a passion for wildlife rehabilitation. She has 2 dogs, a cat, and a lizard. In her spare time, Brandi enjoys spending time in nature, crafting and working with a non-profit organization teaching horsemanship skills to children with disabilities.
Mandy – Client Service Representative
Mandy is one of our client service representatives. She joined Midway Animal Hospital in 2006 and has been in the veterinary industry since 2002. Mandy enjoys helping with client relations and loving on the patients that come into the hospital. She attended Cosmetology school but realized making people look pretty is stressful. She has 2 dogs, Fiji and Club Tail, and 3 cats, Rico, Ruby, and Bootsy. In her free time, she enjoys going to concerts or any place with live music, watching Netflix, and hanging out with family.
Joanne- Client Service Representative
Joanne works part-time as a client service representative at MAH. She started in the veterinary field in 2012 where she earned a veterinary assisting certificate. She is originally from Canada, married and has 2 grown daughters. She has a great pyrenees mixed named Ozzie that she rescued. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, watching sports, home improvements, exercising, and spending time with friends.
Jenny- Client Service Representative
Jenny joined the MAH team in 2022. She has always been passionate about improving the quality of life for pets and their people. She has been in the field since 2006 in multiple settings and has volunteered her extra time at shelters. Although she was born in Atlanta she grew up in New York City and raised her son in Charlotte, NC and now has moved back to the area to be closer to family. Her dog Bodie, 2 guinea pigs and horse Belle have her heart. When she is not at work she enjoys horseback riding, being in nature, and decorating.
Melinda – Registered Veterinary Technician
Melinda began working in the veterinary field in 2012 as a kennel attendant while she was working on her Veterinary Technology degree. She then worked as a veterinary assistant until graduating in 2015 from Ogeechee Technical College in Statesboro, Ga. She joined Midway Animal Hospital since moving back to the metro Atlanta area in 2016. Melinda enjoys client education, assisting in surgery, and providing comfort to the most anxious patients, especially cats. She has 5 cats: Shelby, Eli, Schmidt, Thomas and Squirrel and one chihuahua named Chago. In her free time, Melinda prefers to be outside, roller skating or on a hike with her husband and Chago.
Alanna – Registered Veterinary Technician
Alanna began her journey at Midway Animal Hospital in 2020 after graduating from Gwinnett Technical College with an Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology. She became a Registered Veterinary Technician in October 2020. Alanna has been in the animal industry since 2014 working as a kennel assistant and stable hand. Her special interests include diagnostic imaging and client education. At home, she has a pit bull named Tess that she adopted in 2019. In her free time, Alanna enjoys going to different dog obedience classes and cuddling on the couch.
Jenn- Registered Veterinary Technician
Jenn joined Midway’s staff in 2022 after moving to the area from central Illinois.She graduated from Murray State University with a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and became a Registered Veterinary Technologist in April 2022. Her passion for animals has been present since birth, and that passion only grows as the years go by. Currently she has one dog, a beagle mix named Milo, but plans to rescue many more animals in the future. Her special interests include interpreting cytology slides and dentistry. Her favorite part of the job is belonging to a hospital that houses such a welcoming environment, but nothing can top the feeling that comes with helping a sick/injured pet get back to their health.
Roman – Veterinary Assistant
Roman started at Midway Animal Hospital in 2018 as a veterinary assistant. He has been working in veterinary medicine since 2014. When asked what he likes best about his job he said, “Puppies. Always the puppies!” Roman has a cat named Huey P. Newton. In his spare time, Roman loves to paint and craft.
Vanessa – Veterinary Assistant
Vanessa started working at Midway in 2022 but has loved the veterinary field since she was a little girl. She spent most of early adulthood fostering shelter Pitbulls and bottle feeding baby kittens in south Florida. Vanessa has a rescue dog named Dexter. In her free time you can find her at the dog park or on a mountain trail with her sweet boy.
Andrea – Veterinary Assistant
Andrea joined Midway Animal Hospital in 2013. She has worked in many areas of the veterinary field but helps us part-time as a veterinary assistant. Her favorite part of veterinary medicine is surgery, and she loves helping to monitor the patients to ensure their safety during the entire surgical procedure. She has 2 dogs named Paisley and Liam who are her life. Her ultimate life goal is to start a non-profit rescue retirement ranch for senior pets where they can happily live out the last days of their lives.
Kaitlynn – Veterinary Assistant
Kaitlynn joined Midway Animal Hospital in 2020 as one of our veterinary assistants. She has a true passion for veterinary medicine and has been in the industry since 2015. Her love of animals is evident at home as well as at work. She has 2 dogs and 1 cat. Kaitlynn’s favorite part of her job is building relationships with patients and their families. Her special interests include internal medicine and surgical procedures. In her spare time, she enjoys fishing and spending time with her friends and family.
Becca – Veterinary Assistant
Becca started working in veterinary medicine in 2017. She has a small menagerie of pets including a toy poodle (Teacup), Norfolk terrier (Sully), German shorthair pointer (Penny), beagle/dachshund (Rusty), 6 beagles (Maxwell, Skeeter, Macy, Boomer, Maggie and Lacy), a bearded dragon (Lizzy), chinchilla (Bella), Mallard ducks, a horse (Dudley) and 4 donkeys (Dakota, Jack Jack, Shrek and Donkey). Becca grew up in Manchester England before moving to Georgia. She has been with her fiancé, Preston, since high school and they are planning a future wedding. Her interests include emergency medicine and working with fearful animals. Becca is usually found on the weekends at her farm in Madison GA or fishing.
Jazmine – Groomer
Jazmine started working at Midway Animal Hospital in 2019 as one of our talented groomers. She has always loved working with animals and has experience in boarding and daycare facilities as well. When asked what she loves most about her job she said, “being able to transform the dogs that come in and seeing their different personalities by the end of the grooming session.” She has 3 dogs: Zeus, the mighty toy poodle, Bailey, the calmest Shih tzu ever, and Lady the big teddy bear Rottweiler. In her free time, Jazmine likes to read and swim. She has also recently taken up kick boxing.
Fawn – Groomer
Fawn started working at Midway Animal Hospital in 2006 as one of our artistic groomers. Her grooming career started in 2003 and while in grooming school she worked at a doggie day care facility. Fawn enjoys teaching puppies to enjoy the grooming process and showing them it is a good experience. She especially loves grooming cats. She has 1 dog and 2 cats. Tilly is a mountain cur who is her hiking buddy. Ben and Jerry keep her laughing with the various games they play at home. In her spare time, Fawn likes to go hiking and drive her mini cooper.
Eden – Groomer
Eden joined the Midway team in 2022. She grew up surrounded by animals and started in the pet care industry at a young age. What started out learning about dog behaviors then evolved into dog bathing and grooming. She takes great pride in her work and enjoys working with young and older pups alike. Eden provides a wide variety of trims from show cut to mini grooms, no style is out of reach! She has a senior pit mix, a cat, 2 hermit crabs and a leopard gecko that keep her busy. Although, her biggest passion is cooking!