Alissa, 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.
Jennifer, 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.