Dan has been a Veterinary Assistant with Village Veterinary Practice since 2003 and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the University of Hartford. Dan is a big Star Wars fan, and also loves Soccer (go Chicago Fire!), comic books, music, reading and writing. During Dan’s free time he can be found having fun with his three Australian Shepherds – Six, Derry, Medb.
Cheryl became part of the VVP family in 2003 as the Western Springs Animal Clinic transitioned to become Village Veterinary Practice. Cheryl brings many years of experience to her Veterinary Assistant position.
Cheryl earned her Bachelor of Science degree from North Central College and enjoys cooking/baking, fishing, reading and walking in her personal time. Cheryl’s family would not be complete without their Golden Retriever, Hunter.
Marie began her career in the veterinary field in 2004 and joined the VVP team as a Veterinary Assistant in 2013. Marie enjoys reading and watching movies, and of course, spending time with family and friends. Marie and her family currently own one dog, Amy, a lab/cattle dog mix.
Jason began volunteering for a local humane society several years ago and enjoyed this work so much that he decided to pursue a new career in veterinary medicine. He joined the VVP’s veterinary assistant team in 2016 and plans to become a certified veterinary technician.
Jason enjoys photography, cooking, traveling, reading, being outdoors and spending time with his mutt, Zooey. He has special interest in animal welfare.
Colin joined the VVP team in 2018 as a veterinary assistant. Prior to becoming part of the VVP family, he attended Columbia College Chicago where he studied graphic design. Colin is a music lover. He enjoys playing the guitar, singing, recording and going to see live bands. He also enjoys cooking from time to time. At home, Colin lives with a havanese named Arthur and a cat named Lily.
Amanda became part of the veterinary assistant team at Village Veterinary Practice in 2018. She is currently enrolled in Penn Foster's Veterinary Technology Program where she is studying to become a certified veterinary technician. When Amanda is not working or studying, she enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking/biking, practicing yoga & meditation, and painting. Amanda’s has two cats at home, Hairy and Lucas.