Holly, CVTCertified Veterinary Technician and Team Lead
Holly is the Technician Team Lead at Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod and loves serving pet owners in the Cape Cod area.
She describes, “My motivation comes from a long-standing passion for companion animals and enjoying making a difference for patients and their family.”
Holly especially enjoys the emphasis placed on ongoing education at Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod, where new techniques and trainings occur throughout the year. Holly has a special interest in Sonography.
She goes on to describe the impact that the Fear Free program has had on her work at Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod: “Our team pays close attention to patients in all stages of life. The fear free movement has shown us all the power of a positive experience and it truly shows in our practice.
Lorisa, CVTCertified Veterinary Technician
Lorisa joined the Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod team after graduating from Mount Ida College with a bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Technology in 2018 and has since reached her dream of becoming a Certified Veterinary Technician.
She takes great pride in the way she interacts with our patients with the hope to ease their nerves and make them as comfortable as possible while staying for care and receiving treatments. She has many interests in the field, some of which include Dentistry, Ultrasound, and our in-house Laboratory.
She continues to work on expanding her education to both benefit the wellbeing of our patients and further develop her skills.
When she is not working, Lorisa enjoys writing and hanging out with her two dogs, Emmi, and Olive.
Jamie, LVMTLicensed Veterinary Medical Technician
Jamie joined Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod in 2016.
She has her LVMT (Licensed technician through the state of Tennessee). She is now our hospital’s lead laboratory technician. She has a special interest in pathology and ultrasonography.
Jamie lives with her boyfriend and their two cats. When she is not at work, she spends her time keeping up with politics and current culture, nutrition, and going on hikes.
Jen, B.S., LVTLicensed Veterinary Technician
Jen, B.S., LVT
Jen joined Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod in 2012.
Native to New York, she earned her Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Veterinary Technology at Mercy College. With over 20 years of experience, Jen is an asset to our technical team.
In her spare time, she enjoys crafting and spend time with her Pekinese, Mucca, and her Devon Rex Ralpvioli (Ralphie).
Chris, CVTCertified Veterinary Technician
Chris joined Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod in 1995.
Prior to working at VACC, Chris received her degree in Zoology from the University of New Hampshire.
Chris has a black lab named Yaz and two cats. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Dave, as well as her children, Zack, Maddie, and Maya. They especially enjoy going to the beach and are dedicated Red Sox fans.
Kristene, CVTCertified Veterinary Technician
Kristene is a Certified Veterinary Technician who began working in the Veterinary Field in 2019.
She started as a Kennel Attendant and has since become a Certified Veterinary Technician who has worked in various positions including Technician Team Leader and Surgery Team Leader for Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod. Kristine also worked in a specialty hospital in the Surgery and Anesthesia department for two years. She has a special interest in Anesthesia, Surgery, Pain Management, Cardiology, and Digital Imaging.
Kristene currently lives in Buzzard’s Bay with her husband Scott and her dog Rosie and in her spare time enjoys gardening, reading, and most recently teaching herself to knit!
Robyn, CVTCertified Veterinary Technician
Robyn has been a part of the Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod team intermittently since 2013.
She obtained her CVT license in 2014. Upon her most recent return Robyn has taken on the role of our Nurse Triage, as well as our surgical coordinator and scheduler.
When Robyn is not at the office she can be found, fishing, camping, hiking, or spending quality time with her two daughters, and their dog “Bo”.
Heidi, CVTCertified Veterinary Technician
Heidi joined the team at Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod almost 18 years ago.
Heidi has a special interest in veterinary dentistry, it is one of her favorite areas of practice.
Heidi has two children (Julia, and Colin), three cats (Phil, Kevin, and Steve) as well as a guinea pig named Drake aka Piggy, and a fish named Penelope. When she is not at work, you can find her going on walks, gardening, and spending time with friends and family. Weather permitting, she also enjoys storm watching!
Michelle, CVTCertified Veterinary Technician
Angelina officially joined the team at Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod during spring of 2022.
She had recently completed an internship with us and enjoyed it so much she decided to apply for a position. She is currently learning every day from our experienced team of technicians. Anelina has special interests in ultrasound and working with our outpatient appointments!
Angelina as a 10-year-old dog named “Stella” and two cats at home. When she is not at work, you can find her at the beach, and spending time with her family and friends.
Eranne joined Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod in 2013.
She enjoys anesthesia and surgery. She has recently been tasked with being our in-house OSHA supervisor.
Outside of the hospital, she spends her time with her two children, husband, and black lab “Sunny”. A Cape Cod local, she enjoys the beach, hiking, and traveling with her friends and family.
For just over 6 years, Kelly has worked at Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod as part of the Technical Team.
As an advocate for exceptional patient care, she is the drive behind the Fear Free program we often utilize at our hospital. With a strong dedication and work ethic, her top priority has always been to make sure every patient is comfortable during their visit, whether they are here for an appointment, being treated in our Intensive Care Unit, or staying for the day for a surgical procedure. Her special interests also include Surgery and Anesthesia, as well as Emergency Care, and she actively works to expand her knowledge to keep up to date on new and advancing procedures.
When not working, Kelly enjoys spending time at the barn and taking her dog to the beach.
Kristyn joined the team at Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod summer of 2020.
She is a certified veterinary assistant and is currently in school to obtain her CVT. Kristyn has special interest in ultrasound, and x-rays. Before pursing a career in veterinary medicine, Kristyn served in the U.S Coast Guard for 13 years.
When she is not at work, she can be found spending time with her husband, their son, and their fur baby Anna.
Working at Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod for 8 years, Lindsey first began as a member of the Client Services team.
Working as a Client Services Representative sparked a passion for Lindsey, she began working toward fulfilling her goal of becoming a technician. Now part of the Technician team, she is actively pursuing school to become a Certified Veterinary Technician. She is most passionate about Dentistry and is always broadening her knowledge and refining her skills to implement efficient care in preventing periodontal disease.
She has also been an important figure in teaching her fellow technicians new techniques, which allows for our patient care to always remain up to date. Lindsey also enjoys Surgery and has a special interest in Orthopedics.
Outside of work, Lindsey loves to hike, go to the beach, and travel with both her husband and her dog Ellie.
Sam has been a part of the Veterinary Associates of Cape Cod family for over 11 years as a Veterinary Assistant.
She plays a crucial part in our hospital, as she runs the in-house Pharmacy and always makes sure our patients go home with the proper medication to keep them both healthy and comfortable. Reliable and hard-working, Sam is always willing to lend a hand and help complete treatments with our technicians. She has a deep love and understanding for animals and that has always been something that shines through when our patients are in her care.
When she is not working, some of her hobbies include spending time with her family, gardening, and hiking with her two dogs, Dee and Abby.