Client Services

  • Client Service

    Melissa Hilgert

    Melissa joined the team of VCA Wrightsville Beach Animal Hospital in August of 2015. She has been working with animals for most of her life, first in the veterinary field, and then as a wildlife rehabilitator. She also fosters kittens! She has a BS in Environmental Studies from Florida State University. In her free time she loves being in nature, practicing yoga and spending time with her husband and their 3 cats, Belle, Darla and Rowan.

  • Client Service

    Whitney Holder

    Whitney joined VCA Wrightsville Beach in 2013. She is originally from Boardman, NC.  Whitney grew up on a farm and has always loved working with animals.  She attended North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics and graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2003.  Whitney and her husband, Jamie, currently share their home with their dachshund, Emily. 

    "I chose this field because I enjoy getting to know pet owners and their furry children.  I'm in an enviornment where I am constantly learning new things, am able to help someone everyday, and get to work with like-minded people.  What's not to love?"