Sharon C. Office Manager
Sharon has a degree in agricultural business and has been with Amherst Veterinary Hospital since 1998. Her compassion and caring for animals began at a young age while growing up on her parents dairy farm. In her spare time, she enjoys travel and volunteering as a 4-H Cloverbud leader for her daughter's 4-H club. She shares her household with her husband Dan and daughter Skyler, as well as their cats Jingles & Poofles of Linwood the First.
Chandra C. Veterinary Technician
Chandra has been with the Amherst Veterinary Hospital since 2004. She attended a few different colleges before finding her calling as a Certified Veterinary Technician. She is certified in both abdominal and echo cardiac ultrasounds. She attended Argosy University in Eagan, MN and graduated in 2009. She has 4 cats Kidder, Tig Tig, Skeezik, and Tootie, 2 dogs named Hera, and Mater; and 2 horses: Bud & Inness.
Jenny S. Receptionist
Jenny has been with the Amherst Veterinary Hospital since 2005. She loves spending time with family, friends & her pets. She is an outdoor enthusiast who spends most free time participating in activities like trail running, hiking, bird watching and nature photography. She is a member of several running clubs & environmental/conservation clubs and enjoys volunteering. She and her husband Ryan and son Carter have 4 cats named: Fifty, Monkey Skunks, Harry Potter ( a.k.a P-Tots) & their newest addition Squickles Velorum.
Shannon G. Veterinary Assistant/ Fourth Year Veterinary Student
Shannon has been with Amherst Veterinary Hospital since 2012. She started as a kennel assistant and worked her way up to veterinary assistant while she attended UWSP for her Bachelor's degree. She now attends the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, working towards her degree as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. She will graduate with the class of 2018 and we are looking forward to welcoming her back to Amherst Veterinary Hospital as a full time Veterinarian in June, 2018. In the meantime, she spends her school breaks here at the clinic, learning from our doctors. Shannon has an energetic 2 year old lab mix name Norrington at home.
Hannah G. Veterinary Assistant/ Third year Pre-Vet Student
Hannah has been with Amherst Veterinary Hospital since 2013. She graduated High School in 2015 and is attending UWSP with a pre-veterinary emphasis. She has four dogs named Riggins, Bonnie, Ruby and Oliver as well as 6 cats. She enjoys riding horses and participating in FFA events. She has an Arabian horse named Annie and 3 Quarter horses named Gator and Miss Kitty & Baby. She also has a goat named Puff, a pot belly pig named Ernie, and a chicken named Catherine.
Mara Hathaway/ Veterinary Assistant/Third year Pre-Vet Student
Mara has been with Amherst Veterinary Hospital since 2017. She graduated high school in 2015 and now attends UWSP with a pre-veterinary emphasis. She is from St. Louis Park, MN and moved to Stevens Point to attend college. She has a cat named Teddy and two rabbits named Edna and Norbert. She likes to make pottery and bake in her free time.
Sarah C. Veterinary Assistant
Sarah has been with Amherst Veterinary Hospital since 2014. Sarah loves to travel and has lived in Colorado, Florida, Kansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas, Minnesota and currently resides in Wisconsin. She graduated in 2011 from Animal Behavior College with a certification in canine behavior and training. She has been married since 2009 and has 2 adorable little girls named Jasmine and Madison. She also has 3 cats named Junior and Hair Pig and Bristol a.k.a. Monsta Cat and 2 dogs named Miranda and Sadie.
Amanda P. Veterinary Technician
Amanda has been with Amherst Veterinary Hospital since 2014. Amanda graduated from MATC Madison in 2010 and worked as a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT) at a clinic in Madison for 4 years before joining our team. She recently became certified in both abdominal and echo cardiac ultrasounds. She enjoys camping, fishing, and being outdoors. She has a German Shorthaired Pointer named Diesel, a black lab puppy named Axel, two Shih Tzus named Cali & Shorty and 3 cats named Joshua, Winston and Chevy.