Client ServiceNichole Stooksbury
Nichole joined VCA Hawthorn in July of 2015. She comes with a background as a pharmacy technician and had also worked in a doctor's office. Nicole enjoys checking out the large varieties of cats and dogs that come in daily. She and her husband live in Winthrop Harbor with their daughter and two dogs; a Chihuahua named Peanut and a French Bulldog named Bruiser. In her free time she likes traveling to different states and movie marathons at home.
ReceptionistMechele "MeMe" Cossey
MeMe joined Hawthorn Animal Hospital in 1998. She enjoys not only seeing the puppies and kittens but also watching them grow along with their families throughout the years. She and her two lovely children reside in Lake Villa with her English Mastiff Abbey and her two cats, Blondie and Smokey. MeMe also has her beloved turtle Sally which she rescued off of the side of a busy road seven years ago. In her spare time she enjoys fun family activities, gardening and writing poetry.