Veterinary Assistant SupervisorLora Wereb
Veterinary Tech School: St. Petersburg Collage, Florida
Veterinary AssistantRyan Beaubien
Veterinary AssistantMelissa Lamica
School: Santa Barbara City College, AA
Veterinary AssistantNikki Martin
Nikki has been with VCA Noah's Ark since 2012. She has a strong interest in medicine and never shys away from the hard to handle patients. She also takes great pride in providing a comfortable stay in our luxurious Cat Resort boarding facility. At home she spends her time with her husband and their feline children, Gizmo and Sammie.
Veterinary AssistantKelly Short
Kelly Short was born and raised in the Goleta/Santa Barbara community, and has been part of the VCA Noah’s Ark team since 2013. Growing up she has always loved animals, and wanted to be a veterinarian. Through the years she has done different volunteering jobs at Airport Animal Hospital & Resque Cats. She also has several years of experience with equestrian through Horseman’s Hangout. Kelly has grown up with animals her whole life, and now owns her own dog named Frankenstein.