Veterinary Support

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Miguel Velasquez

    Miguel Velasquez is a veterinary assistant here at VCA Marina.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Karla Ayala
    School: Mount Saint Mary's College, AA

    Karla joined the VCA Marina family in 2010 after transferring from a nearby VCA hospital. Her hobbies include saltwater and freshwater fish. She proudly owns 3 tanks!
    Her interests include classic cars and reptiles.
    She shares her home with 4 dogs, Bambino, Ruffles, Tyson, Aliyah, and a cat named Pearl.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Michael Bloomer

    After years of working in the construction field Michael decided to pursue his true passion, working with animals.  Michael has worked for VCA Marina since 2012.  In his free time he enjoys hanging out with his girlfriend, outdoor activities, and raising his four children.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Susan Dean
    School: So Cal Regional Occupational Center-Vet Assistant

    Susan Dean joined the VCA Marina family in June 2010. She enjoys horseback riding, ice skating, and jewelry making.

  • Veterinary Assistant

    Kelsey Hasick
    School: Simmons College-Biopsychology

    Kelsey has been a member of our team since 2009. However, she has been a part of the VCA Animal Hospital family since before then. Prior to joining us, she was a hospital team member at a VCA Animal Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.

    When she is not at the hospitial, Kelsey enjoys singing, dancing, softball, bike riding, shopping, going to the beach, and hanging with friends.