Kentucky Staff


, Team Leader

Alissa is originally from Illinois and has been a Kentucky resident for the past 5 years. Before joining CVCA, Alissa worked in the veterinary field since 2012.  She started as a veterinary assistant in a primary care veterinary office and in a few years worked her way up to practice manager.  Alissa holds a B.A. in History from DePaul University and a Masters in Energy and Environmental Policy from the University of Delaware. All her dogs are rescues and have the best nicknames, “Bella” a Lab mix a.k.a. “Buggles,” “Courtney” a Chow mix a.k.a. “Corn Dog” and “Tiny” a Beagle mix a.k.a. “the Biscuit.” Alissa volunteers with the local and regional craft and homebrew events and competitions. She is a Philadelphia Eagles fan who enjoys gardening, home improvement projects, beer crafting and spending time with her husband and stepdaughter.

Mary Ann

, Veterinary Assistant

Mary Ann has been working in the veterinary field since 2012 prior to joining CVCA.  Mary Ann went to Brown Mackie College and is a football fan; her favorite team is the Indianapolis Colts. Mary Ann’s pets include “Daisy” a Jack Russell/Chihuahua mix, two cats: “Pepper” and “Buttercup,” and “Snakey, ” the snake. In her spare time, Mary Ann enjoys painting, going to the lake and spending time with her daughter, Paislee.


, Veterinary Assistant

Jennifer is from Louisville, KY and attended Brown Mackie College. Before joining CVCA, Jennifer spent nearly 13 years in the veterinary field and volunteered for a couple of years before deciding to make it a full-time job in 2005. She has three dogs: “Mango” a Border Collie, “Mocha” a chocolate Lab and “Bo” the Bulldog. Outside of work she enjoys dancing, crafts, spending time with her husband and son and is a football fan, her favorite team is the Pittsburgh Steelers.