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, but has worked in the veterinary field since 2004. Jenny and her husband love to cook and try new restaurants. She is a die hard White Sox fan and also likes hiking, biking and kickboxing. Jenny’s pets at home include Baxter – a beagle and Sassy – a calico cat.
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.
Julie graduated from Parkland College's Veterinary Technology program in 1997. She has spent the majority of her veterinary nursing career working at a specialty practice within various departments including general practice and medical oncology. In 2017 Julie brought her years of knowledge and experience to the VVP team. Julie enjoys spending time with her children and of course attending their activities. She also fosters dogs until they find their forever homes. Julie and her family share their home with a lab mix named Abel, and 3 cats - Sabbath, Monkey, and Liver.
Stefanee is a 2016 graduate of the Veterinary Technology program at Joliet Junior College. She began working in the veterinary field in 2014 as veterinary assistant and continued working and gaining clinical experience throughout her schooling. She found her home with the VVP team 2017. Stefanee enjoys spending time with her husband and her two cats - Bojangles and Meep, snowboarding and attending concerts.