Casey started working at Burleigh Road Animal Hospital in July of 2016. She received her degree in Human Services and has worked in the customer service industry for the past 8 years. She decided she wanted to be in this field due to her love of animals. Casey and her boyfriend have 2 cats together named Carlton and Biggie. In her spare time she enjoys baking, reading and doing DIY projects.
Kassondra started working at Burleigh Road Animal Hospital in December of 2016. She has worked in the customer service industry for 4 years. She decided when she was young that she had a passion for helping animals and wanted to care for them as a career. Kassondra and her boyfriend have a cat together named Khoshehk (pronounced caw-sheck) and two ball pythons named Salazar and Morrigan. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, hiking, and traveling.
Jennie joined our team in April 2008. She has a passion for animals and their well being. She has three cats and one dog. Jennie’s passion is being a hands on mom to her two sweet (and rambunctious) little boys. She enjoys cooking, baking, and anything Disney.
Customer Service Representative
Julia joined Burleigh Road Animal Hospital in May 1998. She graduated from Madison Area Technical College Veterinary Technician School in 2004.
Julia enjoys working here because she loves animals and medicine and combining these two is the perfect match. She enjoys baking, international travel, and spending time with her family
Sarah Joined our team in 2013 after obtaining her associates degree in veterinary technology from Madison College. She chose a path in veterinary medicine because of her love of animals and interest in science. What she enjoys most about her job is helping with dental and surgical procedures. She also enjoys educating clients when it comes to their pet's health needs. Sarah is one of our Fear Free Certified staff members as well as our Social Media Coordinator.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time outdoors or travelling with her husband, Jason. They share their home with their 5 pets; 3 dogs (Conrad, Olive, and Rhine), 1 cat (Lance), and a parrot (Chewy). Sarah's hobbies include painting, sewing, and keeping up with her favorite sports teams.
Certified Veterinary Technician
Before joining Burleigh Road Animal Hospital in April of 2017, Mary had a successful career of over 30 years in the automotive industry. With a gentle nudge from her husband, she enrolled in Milwaukee Career College. In May of 2017, she graduated with highest honors from the Veterinary Assistant Program. This new chapter of her life is truly a dream come true. In her free time, Mary enjoys spending time with her husband and their fur babies, Ava, a Papillon, and the newest addition, Poppy, a Hunt Terrier. Cooking, hiking, knitting and working out are some of her hobbies.
Guinness has been a part of Burleigh Road Animal Hospital since 2015. He is the Chief Mischief-Maker at the animal hospital and he takes his job very seriously! You may not see him very often since he is very busy behind the scenes. His primary responsibilites include: keeping the copier warm, knocking his food on the ground and spreading his black fur over as many surfaces as possible! Next time you stop in for a visit with one of our veterinarians or to pick up medication or food, ask to meet him!
Jessica joined our team in July 2012. She is currently working toward her degree in veterinary technology and has her master’s degree in educational psychology. She has always had a passion for animals and learned how to care for them early on from her grandpa who was a zookeeper.
Jessica hopes to follow in his footsteps and care for animals as a life-long career. She spends her free time volunteering at a local parrot rescue where she cares for and rehabilitates parrots in order to find them permanent, loving homes.
Currently, she shares her home with her dog, cat and four amazing parrots. You can read more about Jessica and her love of animals in her book “Life with Ben: A Story of Friendship and Feathers.”
Olivia joined our team in 2017. She was always unsure which career path would fit her best until one day she woke up and spontaneously decided to go into the field of helping animals. It was the one thing that she had always been passionate about since she was a child. She enrolled into the veterinary assistant program at Milwaukee Area Career College with the hopes of being able to provide the best possible health care to pets. As soon as she graduated from the veterinary assistant program, she immediately started working at Burleigh Road Animal Hospital and ever since, has grown as an assistant and expanded her medical knowledge further than she had ever expected. She hopes to one day continue her education and become a Certified Veterinary Technician. In the meantime, her goal is to educate as many people as possible on how to properly care for their pets so they can live out healthier and happier lives. In her spare time she enjoys trying new things and being a parent to her son.
Brittany joined our team in June 2015. She graduated from Carroll University in May 2017 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Behavior. She received her dog trainer certification from the Certification of Professional Dog Trainers in April 2017. She also received her behavior consultant certification from the International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants in October 2017.
When she is not at work, Brittany enjoys taking her dog Clay for hikes as well as going horseback riding. If she’s not outside staying active, then she’s curled up on the couch with a book, cuddling her two cats, Cali and Atticus.
Certified Behavior Consultant
Laura joined our team in May 2018. Earlier in 2018, she graduated from Carroll University with her bachelor's in Animal Behavior. Currently, she is attending The San Juan College through their online distance learning program to become a certified veterinary technician and will become a certified veterinary assistant in August 2018.
She has always loved dogs and has one at her childhood home in Illinois, a Mini golden doodle named Maya. A fun fact about Laura would be that she was born in England and was raised in a British household. Recently in 2017, she finally completed her citizenship and she is now a dual citizen of England and America! In her free time, she loves to paint and of course hang out with animals!