• Hospital Manager

    Tonya Findley
    School: Gilmer High School, 2004

    Tonya has been employed at VCA Appalachian Animal Hospital since June, 2005. She graduated at Gilmer High School in 2004. Tonya started at VCA Appalachian Animal Hospital as a Receptionist, she then was transferred to work as a Vet assistant and was a Surgery technician and Dental Technician and is currently the Hospital Manager. Tonya enjoys spending time with her husband and two little girls. She also enjoys kayaking, reading, baking, and exercising.

    "From a very early age I had a huge love for animals. I always wanted to take care of them and so the veterinary field always seemed like the best choice for me. Once I started working at AAH I quickly realized that I loved learning about medicine and surgery. My main reason for working at AAH is the promise of learning new and interesting things every day. I truly have a 2nd family here and love that my job has turned into a career."

  • Office Manager

    Amy Coffey
    School: Gilmer High School, 2010

    Amy graduated from Gilmer High School in May 2010. She has been employed at VCA Appalachian Animal Hospital since April 2008. She started out as a Kennel Assistant, moved up to a Veterinary Technician, and is now the assistant manager. She absolutely loves pit bulls and enjoys seeing them coming into the hospital. Amy also enjoys wound repairs and taking care of sick patients. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, off roading, and spending time outdoors. She has two dogs, a red nose name Bryleigh and a boxer named Dolly.