Technician SupervisorAshlie Leirer
Ashlie has been a technician with VCA since February 2008 and recently transferred to the area from Birmingham, AL. Ashlie's favorite things about working in the veterinary industry are dentistry/surgery, anesthesia, and interacting with patients and their owners. When she isn't working, Ashlie enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her pit bull, Rory.
Kim has been a technician at our hospital since 2010. She joined us after working at another local animal hospital. She has also worked in customer Service and helped parents run a restaurant. She has had an interest in the veterinary field since she was a kid. She would bring all the stray animals home. Working with animals is the joy in her life. Not every day is the same in this field and she enjoys that. Kim is an asset to our technical team due to her knowledge of veterinary medicine and her ability to have a great time with our clients and their animals. Her current animal companions include a Chihuahua named Bair and a Lab Mix named Scooby. Her favorite dog breeds are Labs and Rottweilers. When Kim isn't at work, she enjoys spending time with her daughter Kaitlyn and her two fur babies Bair and Scooby.
Kristyn graduated from Lebanon High School in 2008 and joined our team in 2010. Her experience previous to this job included being in the customer service field and sandwich artist at Subway. She loves cleaning teeth and helping the doctors in surgery. Her current animal companion is Nugget, whom she rescued 3 years ago from VCA. Her favorite dog/cat breed are Pitbulls, Chihuahuas, and the Ashera Cat. Her interests outside of work include going to music festivals, being outdoors, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, and slacklining. Most of all she enjoy spending time with family and friends. Kristyn likes working at VCA Animal Care Center because she enjoys working with animals while having the opportunity to provide excellent customer service.
Anna has been with our team for 2 wonderful, exciting months. She takes pride in her job and teaching anything she knows to people who want to learn. Her current animal companions are Rocky and Penelope – K9s and Reese – Feline. Her favorite breeds are Golden Retrievers, Pitbulls and Bangles. Her interests outside of work include spending time with my family, enjoy shopping and flea markets and socializing with adults.
Jennifer graduated from Mt. Juliet High School in 2001 and then attended Cumberland University. She started working with Animal Care Center in January 2008. Previously, she worked at Lowes and Crackerbarrel. She has been with VCA for five and half years. Her current animal companions include Smokey and The Bandit (cats) and 6 dogs. Her favorite dog breed is the Beagle. Outside of work, she enjoys hunting, fishing, kayaking, golfing, 4 wheeling , and playing with her pups.