Katt joined SVA in February of 2014 after earning a BS in zoology from WSU, working with everything from capybara and waterbuck to elephants and tigers, but her biggest love is the Great Apes.  She worked with chimpanzees and orangutans at a sanctuary in Florida that housed apes retired from acting, apes that had been […]


Brooks joined SVA in 2017. He received a BA in anthropology from AZ State University. His veterinary interests are based in dentistry and radiology. When he’s not helping out at work, Brooks enjoys video games, reading, cats, tattoos, and bow ties. Brooks is a Harry Potter fan and proud member of Slytherin House. He is […]

Rachel B.

Rachel joined Green Lake Animal Hospital as a veterinary assistant in 2016.  She graduated from the University of Glasgow with a BS in Animal Biology.  She enjoys all areas of veterinary medicine, but is particularly interested in dog behavior.  Rachel moved to Seattle after living in Taiwan for 12 years.  She enjoys the beauty of […]


Nicole joined SVA in 2008 after earning her B.A. in English Literature from St. Norbert College in Wisconsin. At work Nicole enjoys team-building exercises, training new assistants, and teaching and learning new low stress handling techniques.  She also enjoys finding new ways to improve the veterinary experience for everyone from patient to client to coworkers. […]


Ga-Wing joined SVA in 2007 after earning a B.S. in Biology from the University of Washington. Ga-Wing has a cat, Bronson and a dog named Ruckus. She enjoys going to the mountains, traveling, playing sports, and spending time with family.


Ashley joined SVA in April 2012. She is one of the practices cat advocates and she strives to make the veterinary experience as stress free as possible for the feline patients and their parents. She also looks for just about any excuse to get out her special cat toys and treats. Oddly enough, Ashley has […]