Meet the Team

  • Jeanette BS, RVTg
    Practice Manager

    Jeanette is a Registered Veterinary Technologist and has been in the field for over 25 years. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Animal and Veterinary Sciences from Cal Poly Pomona in 1999 and her RVTg license in 2000. Jeanette has experience in general practice, avian and exotic medicine, ophthalmology and taught veterinary technology for 7 years. She plans to complete her Master’s in Business and looks forward to becoming a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager. When not at work, Jeanette spends quality time with her son Nathan, her partner Jaclyn, and their dog Ginger. Jeanette also shares her time with several of her turtles and tortoises, crested geckos, bearded dragon and tarantulas.

  • Tina
    Front Office Manager/Veterinary Assistant

    Tina is a graduate from California State University, Fullerton where she received her BS in Biological Sciences and BA in American Studies. She aspires to learn all she can in the veterinary field before applying for her DVM in the next coming years. She has a dog named Luna, who she loves very much. Tina enjoys taking and processing her own film photography. She also loves collecting house plants - she has over a hundred of them.

  • Cecilia
    Veterinary Assistant

    Growing up, Cecilia has always been fond of animals, even to this day. She has had several pets from your average dog and cat to tarantulas and Iguanas. A vegetarian for 10 years and became a Vegan when she started working here at La Palma Veterinary Hospital. She is against all forms of cruelty; she stands by both animals and mankind. Cecilia’s hobbies are concerts, practices Reiki, playing piano, painting, reading, also loves to spend time in nature and loves going on road trips. Cecilia’s goals are to keep working with animals and to learn all she can in the veterinary field.

  • Stephanie

    Stephanie has been an RVT since early 2021. She went to Veterinary Technician school at Platt College and soon after began her career in veterinary medicine here at La Palma Vet. She’s always had a love for animals and is excited to continue learning about and helping our furry family members live long and healthy lives. 

  • Amanda
    Front Desk Receptionist

    Amanda has been In the vet field on and off for about 14 years. She has always had the love for animals since she was young. Throughout her life, Amanda has had several animals - everything from cats to dogs, even fish, turtles and bunnies! When away from La Palma Veterinary Hospital, she likes to go to the beach, sew, make jewelry and many other crafts. Amanda has a boxer named P-Nut that loves to come to work and say hi to everyone. She recently got chosen to be a fur-mom to her new Siamese kitten named 'Minuo' - they are her favorite breed of cats. 

  • Andres with white cat
    Veterinary Assistant

    Andres loves working with animals. He is currently in school to become an RVT. On his spare time he enjoys spending time with his dog Nieve and play video games.

  • Adrianna
    Front Desk Receptionist

    Adrianna has always had a deep love for all animals. From early on, she has mothered a menagerie of pets - everything from dogs and cats to even chickens! When Adrianna is not at La Palma, she likes to sing karaoke, read and watch cartoons.

  • Wendy
    Front Desk Receptionist

    Currently studying for her Associate's Degree in Veterinary Technology (eventually wanting to study for her Bachelor's), Wendy always has had a love for animals. As a kid, she grew up around many animals and has always had an interest in pursuing a career in this field. She hopes to continue to learn more each day in the coming years. In her free time Wendy enjoys reading, writing and traveling. She also loves spending time with her two dogs, Willow and Penny, and guinea pig, Honey.

  • Ruth
    Front Desk Receptionist

    Ruth has always loved animals. She has been working with dogs for now almost a third of her life! She is currently working towards a Bachelor’s in Environmental Science at Cal State Long Beach. Her hobbies include traveling and hanging out with her two dogs and cat. 

  • White Cat
    Head of Kennelytics


  • Yorkshire Terrier
    Barketing Intern



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