Veterinary Support

  • Registered Veterinary Technician

    Autumn DeMatteis

    Autumn has been with VCA Garden City for over 4 years. She has been in the veterinary field for over 12 years. Her interests include music, karate and her favorite holiday "Halloween". Autumn has 3 cats and one dog, all who have a Halloween theme name.
    Autumn enjoys the friendly clients and co workers at the clinic. She looks forward to friendly competition during VCA Garden City's annual pumpkin carving contest.

  • Technician

    Nicole Arcy
    School: Michigan State, Bachelor's

    A long time volunteer at our clinic, Nicole worked her way onto our team last year, becoming a  technician while she was finishing her Bachelor of Science degree at Michigan State University. 

    Nicole now works full time here at the VCA Garden City while attending Madonna University and waiting for her acceptance into Vet School.

    Nicole is passionate about animal health, very personable, intelligent, and efficient, and is eager to continue her journey towards becoming a vet.

    She owns a Beagle named Snickers, a Pitbull named Sudzee, a parrot named Pocco, and a rat named Brutus.

  • Technician

    Jessie Bowsher

    Jessie has been with VCA for over 8 yrs now. She loves what she does and is very skilled in her position.
    Jessie has a passion for animals which includes her own clan of five. In her free time she enjoys spending it with family and friends. Jessie is a pleasure to be around, she is dedicated and hardworking and has a great personality.

  • Technician

    Kellee Cochran

    Kellee started her veterinary career with VCA in warm, sunny California. Then moved to Michigan to be near family. The two loves of her life are "Hershee Kisses" her 2 yr. old Chocolate Labrador and "Smokey" her 6 yr. old black cat. When she is not working you can find Kellee enjoying billiards or bowling.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Melissa Rahn

    Melissa has been in the veterinary field fo over 4 years. She enjoys seeing every animal that comes into the clinic. She has 3 dogs, Bandit and Jasmine who are Maltese-Shih Tzu and a Siberian Husky named Kenna. She also has a rabbit named Angel.