Melinda has been here at WPVC since August 2012, but has been in veterinary practice management for 17 years. She is also a registered nurse in the state of Colorado. She has been married for over 30 years and has two sons. She enjoys cooking for her family and traveling in her spare time.
Front Office Staff
Shannon has been part of our team since 2002 as both a receptionist and technician. She enjoys spending time with her two dogs, Scooby and Roman(named after WWE wrestler Roman Reigns). She also has three cats, Barnabas Collins, Chuy and Polanco. She enjoys watching baseball and attending games in her free time, as well as a fun romp at the dog park.
Meriel joined our team in 2016. A Colorado native, she graduated from Bel-Rea in 2012. She enjoys hiking and backpacking with her boyfriend, and she loves cooking and watching baseball in her free time. She has 2 senior dogs, a Schnauzer mix Buck and a Greyhound Dave. She also enjoys spending time with her family.
Shea joined the WPVC team in 2017. Born and raised in Colorado, she enjoys hiking with her best friend Copper; a Golden Retriever. She also has a cat at home. She loves traveling and horseback riding. She is currently a full-time student. She hopes to become a teacher in the near future.
Anne has been part of our team since 2010. She has recently graduated nursing school and is working full time in the Labor and Delivery department. She has a English Bulldog named Lilly, a Great Pyrenees mix named Rugar and 2 cats. She enjoys camping, hiking, fishing and spending time with family and friends.
Emily first began here as an intern in 2009 while attending school. Upon graduating in 2010 and completing her VTNE exam, she was thrilled to be hired on and become a member of the WPVC team. Emily grew up in Arvada and was always surrounded by a large array of different animals. She has 2 dogs, Gypsy and Clementine and 2 cats, Kevin and Gladys. She also enjoys art, the outdoors and spending time with her family, fiance and friends.
Kari joined our team in 2015. Kari is a graduate of Bel-Rea Institue. She is originally from Michigan, but is now living in Denver with her dog and two cats.
Rebecca joined our team in 2015. She has been a certified technician since 2011 and loves doing dental cleanings. She lives in Arvada with her two dogs.
Alyssa joined our team in 2015 and had previously been working in Texas. She has been working in the veterinary field since 2008. Alyssa enjoys camping, hiking with her dog Benny and going to breweries with her fiance.
Logan has worked as a veterinary technician for 3 years prior to joining our team in 2016. She has lived in Colorado for 5 years and enjoys hiking, biking, reading, trick hula hooping and spending time with her animals. She has 1 dog, 2 cats and a bearded dragon.