Edith immigrated with her parents to the United States from the Netherlands. After High School she went to work for a state of the art commercial swine company managing several facilities. With encouragement from her employer she earned her college degree at UC Davis in Biochemistry.
After college she went to work for Anheuser Busch. She started as a Packaging Quality Assurance Supervisor then Assistant Plant Microbiologist and Beer Taster. Edith and her husband purchased a small food manufacturing company which brought them to Santa Fe, NM. They expanded the business but Edith began working part time for Ark Veterinary Associates. Learning on the job she found her calling. Edith has worked for our company for over 10 years as a Veterinary Technician. She is one of the most compassionate people you will ever meet. She has a way with people and our patients. Your pet is in good hands with her.
Veterinary AssistantAaron D
Aaron is our senior Veterinary Assistant at VCA Arrighetti. He was raised in the veterinary hospitals because both of his parents were Veterinary Technicians. They now work at Los Alamos lab. Aaron worked at another veterinary hospital in Santa Fe for 2 years and at a senior care center. He is very compassionate to our patients and we are fortunate to have him on our team. He plans to go back to college in the near future to major in biology or veterinary technology.
Veterinary AssistantAndrew L
Andrew is one of our veterinary assistants. He is a certified hemodialysis technician with over four years experience in the human health field. He has a great, even-tempered attitude that is very valuable in most situations in a hospital environment. He is very dedicated to our patients and their "people". In his spare time, he enjoys movies and Frisbee Golf.
Veterinary AssistantJessicaLee R
JessicaLee is a veterinary assistant with over 8 years of experience in veterinary medicine. Before joining VCA, Jessica was an office manager for a veterinary hospital in Santa Fe for 2 years. She lives with her four legged family: Nhaya, Gandolf, Cleo and Snoopy.
Veterinary AssistantKrista Trotman
Krista comes to us with extensive experience in the veterinary profession. She has worked in the field several years in the laboratory, surgical assisting, pharmacy and management capacity. We are fortunate to have her with the good humor and the up-beat attitude she brings with her. When she isn't spending all of her spare time with her husband and small boy, she enjoys gardening and taking care of her multitude of animals.