Emma joined SVA in June of 2019 after getting her B.S. in Physiology from Seattle Pacific University. Emma intends to apply to vet school in the near(ish) future. In the meantime, she spends her time away from work hiking, reading, and listening to podcasts.


Brianna joined SVA in 2017 after getting a BS in Communications and a Sales Certificate from the University of Washington. Briana started as a veterinary receptionist at our Ravenna Animal Hospital and has since become a veterinary assistant. Briana chose to join SVA because of her passion for animal well being and general love for […]


Krystal joined SVA in 2019 as a kennel assistant. She quickly proved to be more than up to the task and was promptly promoted to veterinary assistant.


Autumn joined SVA in early 2019. Her history of working in veterinary care and specifically being involved in animal behavior (specifically working with large dogs with behavioral problems) has made her an awesome fit for our veterinary assistant team. When she’s not at work she is a typical Seattleite who enjoys camping, hiking, and just […]


Jacq joined SVA in December of 2018. Their primary veterinary interest revolves around animal behavior from feral population studies to canine training. In their personal life, Jacq is passionate about wildlife conservation, evolution, paleobiology, life drawing and sketching, literature, hiking, travel, and exploration. Jacq’s previous pet was a German Shepherd named Sawyer whom they love [...


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 […]


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.