Our Staff


Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)

Jenna is our Registered Veterinary Technician. She was born and raised in Plaquemines Parish on the Westbank of New Orleans. She graduated from Ursuline Academy High School in 2014 and has worked in the veterinary field ever since. She went on to receive her Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology degree from Delgado Community College in 2017. Jenna is very passionate in her job as an RVT. She strives to provide quality care for each patient and their individual needs and hopes to assure clients that their beloved companions are always in good hands with her as their technician.

We especially love Jenna for her unwavering upbeat attitude and constant smile. She is a perpetual bright light among our staff. Her dedication to her job and our clients’ pets is steadfast, and we know how fortunate we are to have her as a part of our team.

She is pictured here with her dog, Bella. She also has two adorable cats, Minnie and Jynx.


Veterinary Assistant

Ashley was born and raised in Virginia Beach, Virginia.  She is currently in Louisiana as her family is in the military.  Ashley is a student at Delgado Community College studying to become a Registered Veterinary Technician.  She will graduate in the spring of 2019.  Ashley has been passionate about animals since she was a young girl, and she has been working in the veterinary field for several years.  When she is not hard at work, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and fiancé.  They enjoy going to the zoo, water parks, and traveling – especially back home to the east coast.

At WVH, Ashley stays one step ahead of the game at all times.  She keeps us all on our toes, and we love that about her!  She is attentive not only to our doctors, but also to our patients, and that is something we for which we are extremely grateful.

She is pictured here with her cat, Shimmer.  She also has a handsome dog, Hunter.


Veterinary Assistant

Amanda was born and raised here in Gretna, Louisiana. Her lifelong love for animals led her to become a veterinary assistant. Amanda has been working in the veterinary field for the past 7 years, and she is currently attending the Delgado Community College program to become a Registered Veterinary Technician.  She will graduate in the spring of 2019.  When she is not hard at work, Amanda loves spending time with her pets – 2 dogs and 6 cats! Her home would not be complete without each one of them.

Amanda has a special love for cats.  We appreciate that love here at WVH, and we think our feline patients do, too!  They always love Amanda right back.  Amanda is very eager and willing to learn, and we appreciate her enthusiasm for deepening her knowledge and skills in veterinary medicine.

She is pictured here with her cat, Bagheera. She also has Zoe and Ziggy, her two dogs, and Roxy, Boo Boo, Taz, Sheila, and Cruella, the rest of her cat crew.



Amy is our newest member of the Westside Veterinary Hospital team. She was born and raised in Marrero, Louisiana, where she currently resides with her husband and two young sons. Her love and compassion for animals, as well as the well being of their owners, lead her to the veterinary field in 2010. She has been working as a veterinary assistant and receptionist ever since! When she is not working, she enjoys spending quality time with her family and their three dogs, in addition to spending time outdoors.

​Amy may be a new face at WVH, but we’ve known (and loved) her for several years now. Amy is patient, kind, and always has a smiling face – all qualities we admire her for having, especially as the receptionist on our team. We know our clients are in good hands, whether it be when they call on the phone or when they walk in the door – Amy will always welcome them with open arms!

She is pictured here with her handsome dog, Drake. She also has two dogs at home – Bones and Miley.