Linden Heights Animal Hospital

274 Linden Drive
Winchester, VA 22601

(540)667-4290

www.lindenheightsanimal.com

Client Relations Team

Kim N. has been working as a receptionist/assistant in numerous veterinary offices for the past 20 years.  She joined our Linden Heights team in 2013.

She and her husband, Jimmy have a small hobby farm which includes a cow, a goat, two miniature donkeys, 25 chickens, 7 ducks and 2 turkeys.  They share their home with 2 dogs, 9 cats, numerous pet rats and several fish.

 

 

Theresa H. has worked at Linden Heights Animal Hospital since 1998 in several different capacities.  She currently maintains our hospital inventory as well as assists the Practice Manager with administrative duties.

In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, knitting, and scrapbooking.  She lives in Clearbrook with her husband, Willie and their boxer, Shylah.

 

 

 

 

Brittany B. is a 2014 graduate from the University of South Florida where she received her B.S. in Environmental Science and moved to West Virginia in 2015.  Her previous experience consists of exotic and domestic animal training from Busch Gardens and Boyd Hill Nature Preserve.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her rescue pitbull, Loki hiking, camping 4-wheeling and floating down the river.

 NURSING TEAM

 

LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIANS 

Nicole R., L.V.T.,  has been a Licensed Veterinary Technician at Linden Heights Animal Hospital since 2009 and is currently the Head Technician.  She graduated from the Blue Ridge Community College's Licensed Veterinary Technician program.  Nicole decided to attend tech school after working as an assistant for many years while attending Sherando High School. 

In her spare time she enjoys hitting the gym and cooking for her husband, Josh.  Nicole currently has 5 pets, all of which are rescues; 3 cats, 1 mix breed dog and her pit-bull.

 

 

Emily J., L.V.T., is a 2014 graduate of Blue Ridge Community College where she received her degree in Veterinary Technology.  Shortly after graduation, she joined the Linden Heights Animal Hospital team.  She has a few years of prior experience working with both large and small animals. 

In her spare time, she enjoys taking care of her dogs and spending time outside.

 

Jenny Roach, L.V.T., graduated from Northern Virginia Community College's Veterinary Technology program in May of 1994 and received her license in June of that year.  She worked for the majority of her career as the LVT Supervisor of a 24 hour practice in Alexandria, Virginia.  In 2008 she stepped back from veterinary medicine to be at home with her four youngest children.  During her 10 years away from veterinary medicine, she worked from home as a daycare provider, certified personal trainer, certified yoga instructor and later, when her youngest son started school, as a special education paraprofessional.  Jenny returned to veterinary medicine in March 2018 at an emergency practice but then realized her passion resides in preventive medicine.  She was thrilled to join the staff at Linden Heights Animal Hospital in September 2018.

When Jenny is away from work she enjoys spending time with her husband, Carl, and their 5 children, son-in-law, and friends.  Jenny is super excited about becoming a "Nana" in February 2019.   Their animal family includes 2 Green Cheek Conures, 3 Uromastyx lizards and numerous tortoises, turtles and fish.  She also enjoys trail running, HITT workouts, hiking, yoga, meditating and reading.

VETERINARY ASSISTANTS

Lisa S. has been in the veterinary field for 10 years starting in day practice and then spending 6 years in emergency care.  She joined the Linden Heights team in 2016.

Lisa has a daughter and two cats.  In her spare time she enjoys binge watching Netflix, fishing, and cleaning.  

 

Megan H. is a 2014 graduate of Delaware Valley College where she received her degree in Animal Science.  She moved to Virginia from northeastern Pennsylvania in July 2017 at which time she joined the Linden Heights Animal Hospital team.

In her spare time she enjoys 3D archery competition and spending time outdoors hiking, hunting, and fishing.  Her fur-kids consist of 4 dogs, 3 cats and 2 hedgehogs.

 

Melissa B. is a 1999 graduate from Louisiana State University where she received her B.S. in Pure Mathematics.  She has 4 years experience in veterinary day practice and orthopedic surgery care.  She is looking forward to continuing her studies and becoming a Licensed Veterinary Technician.

In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, 4 dogs, 5 cats, working out, reading and being outdoors.  

Jessica P. is a veterinary assistant who has been working in the veterinary field for over 12 years.  She graduated from West Virginia University with a B.S. in animal sciences and nutrition.  Jessica joined Linden Heights Animal Hospital in September 2015.

In her spare time she enjoys kayaking, camping and hiking, among other outdoor activities.  She also enjoys spending time with friends, family and her dogs, Maddie and Roxie.


Practice Manager

Pamela F., MSW, CVPM

Pam has been involved in veterinary practice management for over twenty years. She began her career in the veterinary industry as a technician at the age of 16. She also was a receptionist before being promoted to a practice manager.  Pam became a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager in 2014 and has a Master's Degree in Social Work from West Chester University.  She is passionate about leading and creating a positive team-based culture that promotes the strengths of each individual while complementing each other as a team.

Pam has worked at veterinary practices in Texas, Michigan, and Pennsylvania.  Relocating to Virginia at the end of 2016 was an easy decision as it brought her closer to her children and grandchildren.  She has a Chesapeake Bay Retriever named Chelsea.  On her bucket list is to learn how to properly care for and ride a horse - what better place than Northern Virginia to accomplish this!

  

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