Our Staff

Managers

Michelle
Michelle moved to the Central Coast from the Fresno area in 2008. It had been her lifelong dream to live on the coast. She and her daughters, Katelyn and Megan, have enjoyed the SLO life after their move to Atascadero. In 2015 she married her husband, Ethan, and moved to Arroyo Grande where her family [...]

Michelle

Practice Manager

Supervisors

Elaine, R.V.T.
Elaine joined PBVC in May of 2016 after working 8 years in veterinary emergency medicine. She has worked in the five cities area in the veterinary field over 10 years. Elaine and her husband have 2 cats. Shaka is a spunky brown tabby and Indira is a beautiful calico. Elaine likes to spend time with [...]

Elaine, R.V.T.

Technical Staff Supervisor, Registered Veterinary Technician
Nikole

Coming soon…..

Nikole

Customer Service Representative Supervisor

Customer Service Representatives

Debbie
Debbie is a native Californian who has worked in the veterinary field for 16 years. Before settling on the central coast, she lived in San Diego and worked as a Personnel Recruitment Clerk in North Island Naval Base on Coronado Island. She has had love and compassion for animals since she was a child. Over [...]

Debbie

Customer Service Representative
Raya
Raya started working at Pismo Beach Veterinary in March, 2019. She has a passion for animals and loves working in the vet industry. She has two senior dogs, one 11yr old Jack Russel named Molly and a 9yr old pit/lab mix named Liam. They both get along great and are “two peas in a pod”. Her dogs [...]

Raya

Customer Service Representative
Valerie
Born and raised in San Luis Obispo, Valerie is a true local. She graduated from San Luis Obispo High School and attended Cuesta College for a couple of years working towards a Health Services degree. She hopes to someday enroll in the RVT program to continue her passion for helping animals. She has grown up [...]

Valerie

Customer Service Representative
Yvette
Yvette joined our team in August 2018. She was born and raised in San Luis Obispo county. This past June, she graduated from San Luis Obispo High School. While there, she took 1 year of small and large pre-vet classes, 1 year of vet science, and showed animals for 4 years at the California Mid-State [...]

Yvette

Customer Service Representative

Registered Veterinary Technicians

Heidi, R.V.T.
Heidi has been working with animals for over 5 years but she’s been in love with them for as long as she can remember! Heidi has had the pleasure to work at a vet that treated Pacific Wild Life animals and had hands-on experience with owls, eagles, pelicans, etc. Heidi has also spent time in [...]

Heidi, R.V.T.

Registered Veterinary Technician

Technical Staff

Alex
Alex joined the PBVC team in March of 2019 but has been working in the veterinary field for over 2 years now. She moved here from the Central Valley where she graduated from SJVC veterinary technician program with an AS degree in animal science. Her goal is to become a RVT in the near future.  [...]

Alex

Veterinary Assistant
Annaka

Coming soon……

Annaka

Kennel Assistant
Becca
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Becca

Kennel Assistant
Brittani
Brittani was born in Ventura, but grew up in San Luis Obispo County. She grew up with animals always being a part of her life. It wasn’t until her father became a farrier that she realized she wanted to work with animals in some way. Growing up, Brittani volunteered at Equine clinics along the coast [...]

Brittani

Veterinary Assistant
Carolina
Carolina graduated from Santa Barbara Business College in 2007 to pursue human medicine. After working with humans, she realized her true passion for animals. That same year, Carolina joined the team at PBVC and has been here ever since! Carolina’s favorite thing to do at work is draw blood and perform dental cleanings. She has [...]

Carolina

Veterinary Assistant
Cassidy
Cassidy moved to Santa Maria from Austin, Texas after living there for over 8 years. She joined the PBVC team in February of 2019 to earn some more experience in the veterinary field as she is studying nursing, but considering changing her major. On her days off, you can find her playing roller derby, bowling, or [...]

Cassidy

Kennel Assistant
Erica

Coming soon…..

Erica

Kennel Assistant
Gabbie
Gabbie or “Gabbs” as we affectionately call her, is the ultimate Central Coast native. Born and raised in Lompoc, Gabbs showed livestock in 4-H and FFA including poultry, rabbits, swine and sheep, which helped to pave the way for her love of animals. Staying close to her roots, Gabbs moved up the road to San [...]

Gabbie

Veterinary Assistant
Jenni
Jenni has been working in the veterinary field since late 2006, and came to work at PBVC in 2017. She became interested in veterinary medicine when her horse was diagnosed with a neurological disorder in 2003. Having to be extremely hands on during the diagnostic process and medical care, Jenni learned not only how interesting [...]

Jenni

Veterinary Assistant
Jordyn

Coming soon…..

Jordyn

Veterinary Assistant
Katrina
Katrina was born in San Luis Obispo and raised in Los Osos. While growing up she wasn’t able to have any cats or dogs due to a parental allergy but she did have a bird, a rat, and a bunny. She has worked in human medicine for 22 years but always had a love for [...]

Katrina

Veterinary Assistant
Kenzie
Kenzie and her father moved to SLO in April of 2019 from her home town of Boise, ID. She always dreamed of working with animals, with her ultimate goal to become a veterinarian. She now has the wonderful opportunity to start that career a little early! At home, Kenzie has an all black cat named [...]

Kenzie

Kennel Technician
Neil
Neil moved to San Luis Obispo in 2007 and began volunteering at Pacific Wildlife Care in Morro Bay. The experience of volunteering at PWC eventually led to attending Cuesta College’s Veterinary Assistant program which included an internship at both Woods Humane Society and Animal Services of SLO. Neil began working at PBVC in 2016 looks [...]

Neil

Veterinary Assistant
Odessa
Odessa joined the PBVC team in September of 2016. She is originally from SLO, but has spent the majority of her life living in Cincinnati, Ohio. She moved back to SLO in 2014 to study Animal Science and pre veterinary medicine at Cal Poly and absolutely loves it here! She graduated from Cal Poly in [...]

Odessa

Veterinary Assistant/Social Media Coordinator