Registered Veterinary TechnicianStephanie Meurell
Veterinary Tech School: Veterinary Allied Staff Education
Stephanie has been with VCA Orchard Plaza since 1990. She currently manages our team of RVTs and Veterinary assistants. Stephanie says what she enjoys most is working with people in order to help animals receive the best care possible. She manages the treatment room with the motto "Life is too short - Be happy!"
Stephanie's family includes her husband, two children, and her maltese Bentley. In her spare time, she enjoys running, swimming at the beach, and riding horses.
Veterinary AssistantIdalia C.
Biography coming soon.
Veterinary AssistantJulie C.
Julie grew up in San Jose and joined our team in 2010. After receiving a BS in Justice Studies from San Jose State, Julie decided instead to use her love of animals as a guiding point in choosing a career path. She is currently enrolled in Foothill College's Veterinary Technician program and expects to graduate in 2013. Julie says she loves all the patients at VCA Orchard Plaza as working with animals gives her great joy.
Julie shares her home with her pug, Pebbles, and in her free time she enjoys drawing, watching scary movings and exploring the outdoors.
Veterinary AssistantJaki H.
Jaki graduated from Prospect High School in 2008 and is currently working on her veterinary technician license at Foothill College. She shares her home with 3 dogs, a cat, and 2 horses. In her free time, Jaki volunteers at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
Jaki says the best part of her job is helping animals in need and meeting lots of different people. She is happy to be following her dream of working with animals! Jaki's motto holds true at VCA Orchard Plaza and helps make everyday fun: "There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face!"
Veterinary AssistantKara K.
Bio Coming Soon.