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Michelle started at Sawnee Animal Clinic in 2007. Prior to that, she graduated from North Georgia College & State University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She has three cats named Isis, Onyx and Zaria and two dogs, a Shepherd/Collie mix named Patton and an Anatolian Shepherd named Calista. In May 2016 Michelle's family increased to include a husband, 14 and 9 year old stepdaughters and a 12 year old stepson! Eventually more pets will be added to complete the family, at least according to Michelle and the kids.
Anna became a part of our team in 2013 upon completing an internship through Animal Behavior College to become a Veterinary Assistant. Her passion for animals began at a young age when she grew up with numerous dogs, cats, cows and horses. Now she has a long haired cat named Pretty and a rescued shih-Tzu named Chico. Outside of her 2 fur babies and 6 nieces and nephews, she also has a daughter, Rosemary, who was born in August 2016. Anna and her mom are immense Braves fans and enjoy catching a game any chance they get.
Nina graduated from Berry College in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She has always had a passion for animals and enjoys seeing all of the different types of animals that come into the clinic. Her favorite part of the job is working with the farm animals and exotics that come into the clinic. When she's not working, she loves to go hiking, camping, and traveling. In July 2016, she adopted a pointer/pitbull mix named Goose, who had been in a local shelter for over a year. He also enjoys hiking and playing with her mom's three dogs.
Blanca joined Sawnee Animal Clinic in January of 2016. She is currently enrolled at Penn Foster where she is studying to become a registered veterinary technician. She has always enjoyed being around farm animals since she was very young. She grew up visiting her grandmother's farm every summer where she got to be around all kinds of farm animals. She has a boxer named Rocky and a new puppy named Lulu. In her free time she loves spending time with her family and taking her dogs on walks.
Christina joined Sawnee Animal Clinic in September 2017. She has several years experience working with animals in many different areas. She is currently pursuing a Science Degree through the Vet Tech Program at Penn Foster. Most of her life has been spent in New Jersey where she met and married her high school sweetheart .They have three kids together, Joseph, Alexis and Lilliana. In addition to their kids, they have 3 dogs (Sassy, Meeka & Luke) and 5 cats (Chelsea, Tucker, Big Fatty, Fettuccine Al & Nev) that they have rescued. In her free time, Christina and her husband enjoying renovating their old farmhouse and spending time with family and friends.
Cat has been with Sawnee Animal Clinic since 2004. For her, each day brings a different set of challenges and learning experiences. She has 2 dogs and 3 cats. Alyssa (aka: The Princess) is a German Shepherd/Malinois mix. Brooke, a chocolate lab, is proud to be part of the Dixie Dock Diving Club with many titles earned in Big Air Senior Divisions, as well as Warrior Iron Dog Divisions. Cat has 3 children, Andrew, Kelsie and Cody, and a grandson named Colton. She loves her job and wouldn't think of doing anything else.
Emily joined Sawnee Animal Clinic's team in January 2017. She is currently in school for a Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and Wildlife and hopes to pursue a career in wildlife conservation. She has had a passion for all animals her whole life and is particularly fond of reptiles and amphibians. She has adopted a menagerie of scaly pets and a Shetland sheepdog named Skipper. When she isn't working, studying hard, or caring for her animals, she loves to go hiking and kayaking.