Nicole, a Certified Veterinary Technician, graduated from the Veterinary Technology Program at Parkland College in 2004. Shortly thereafter, Nicole joined the Village Veterinary Practice team and has continued to provide a great deal of compassion and nursing care to our clients and patients. Outside the walls of VVP, Nicole enjoys spending time with her husband and son, reading, shopping, and enjoying the outdoors. Nicole's family share their home with a Schipperke named Fancy and their Polydactyl cat, Mittens.
Noel graduated from Purdue’s Veterinary Technology Long Distance Learning program in 2009 and earned her certification as a Veterinary Technician. Noel spent many years working at a local humane society then joined Village Veterinary Practice as an assistant in 2003. Noel loves to garden in her spare time as well as trying out new restaurants with her husband. Noel and her husband share their home with Cooper the cat and a Leopard Tortoise named Shelby.
Jenny, a Certified Veterinary Technician, graduated from the Vet Tech Institute at Fox College in February of 2010. She joined the VVP team immediately after graduating, but already had been working in veterinary medicine since 2004. When it comes to veterinary medicine, Jenny loves animal behavior, nutrition and cytology. She has a love for difficult felines and is very skilled at working with them in the practice.
Past times include keeping her coonhound/lab mix, Clifford from eating everything that's not nailed down, keeping her beagle Hannah from chewing all the shoes in the house, getting rare affection from her lovely calico Sassy, spending time with her 3 children and husband in the outdoors, gardening, running, and reading.
Amanda graduated from Parkland College's Veterinary Technician program in 2006 and has been working as a Certified Veterinary Technician ever since. Amanda brought her wealth of knowledge and experience with her when she joined the VVP team in 2013. In her spare time, Amanda can be found gardening, biking with her husband and restoring furniture. The family shares their home with three cats - Bucca, Bubbs and Mac.
Nora graduated from the Vet Tech Institute at Fox College in 2015 and joined the VVP team in 2016. Nora is very interested in wildlife rescue and conservation as well as animal rights. Aside from her passion for animals, she enjoys spending time in nature, creating art, shopping and going to the movies. Nora shares her home with Bubbles – a shih tzu/bichon mix, Snuggles – a shih tzu, and Chubby Cheeks – a rabbit.
Katie graduated from Joliet Junior College’s Veterinary Technology program in 2015. She spent the first three years of her career in emergency medicine and though Katie developed a great deal of skill and knowledge from the experience, the relationships that come with being in general practice were missed. Katie joined the Village Veterinary Practice team in 2018.
Katie enjoys watching movies, going out to eat, and spending time with her husband, dog -Murphy and cats - Sawyer, Finn and Harper.