Client and Patient Care Teams

Marianne Donato, MBA, CVPM

Hospital Administrator

Marianne greatly enjoys managing the practice, getting to work with all of our wonderful staff, and of course, watching our team take great care of your pets! Marianne has a background in Information Technology, Client Operations, and Project Management. She completed her MBA through Capella University and earned the Certified Veterinary Hospital Manager certification from the Veterinary Hospital Manager’s Association. She greatly enjoys experimenting in the kitchen, as well as working out. She shares her home with her husband and three stepchildren, a bichon named Sammie, and a cat named Fivi.


Office Manager, Client Care Specialist

Amy is our longest employee with over 21 years of wonderful support! As the original first member of the RVH staff, Amy is mom to two lovely girls and shares her home with her husband Phil, their cat Newman, their lab mix Puddy, and their dane mix, Moose.


Front Desk Lead

Allie comes to us with prior experience in the veterinary field and really enjoys being able to help animals as a career. She is proud mom to her young children Addy and Thomas, a German Shepherd named Lincoln, and a Mountain Cur dog named Daemon, as well as a silver tabby named Greta. Allie loves spending time with her husband Craig and her family!


Office Assistant

Shauna comes to us with a love for all animals and prior experience as a veterinary receptionist. She and her fiancé David are proud new parents to their baby Maverick, and their three cats – Dobby, Snape, and Hermione, and a black lab named Natty. In case it’s not obvious from the cat names, she also loves Harry Potter, in addition to working out. Shauna does everything she can to make sure we’ve got every detail of your pets’ care completely covered.


Client Care Specialist

Lexi is a part of our front desk team and comes to us with prior veterinary reception experience. She is proud mother to Lucy Marie, a lab mix; cats Bud and Boots; Lilo, a Boxer mix, and lives with her boyfriend Jason. When she’s not working she loves playing guitar and she sings in a classic rock/country band.


Client Care Specialist

Shannon was a client of ours who realized during a visit with her bearded dragon Pancake, that it would be a cool place to work! Shannon enjoys gaining experience in the veterinary world and enjoys the friendships she’s built with her awesome front desk team.


Client Care Specialist, Hospital and Radnor Dog Club

Corrine is a part of our full-time boarding and dog daycare team, and also works at the hospital front desk! She’s working toward a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice with the goal of becoming a humane officer. Corrine has a background in fostering dogs and has assisted in finding homes for over 200 dogs! She loves spending time with her family dogs Max and Annie, as well as her boyfriend Matt. When not at work she loves having adventures with her friends and checking out new restaurants.


Client Care Specialist

Leanne joins us with many years of experience in a veterinary setting, having done almost every job required in the hospital! Leanne currently has three cats – Hagrid, Remy and Felony. She is active in her church community and has also spent lots of her personal time fostering and bottle raising kittens to place them into their forever homes! Leanne is very excited to be a part of our team and get to know all of the pets we see every day.

Patient Care Team


Senior Veterinary Technician

Chrissy has been with us since Fall, 2018. She comes to us with an Associates degree in Biology from Delaware County Community College and plans to continue toward a Bachelor’s degree in the same coursework. When she’s not working hard with us she likes to practice yoga, read and ski (presumably not at the same time), and she also like teaching her cat tricks! She has two cats actually – Jules and Dakota. She really enjoys all of the exotic pet knowledge she gets from working with us. Fun fact – Chrissy has 15 years of experience in ballet!


Senior Veterinary Technician

Andrea has been with us for over three years. She previously worked with dogs for five years as a boarding manager. She loves spending time with her family including her best friend and sister Angelina, and also loves going to the beach. Andrea shares her home with her super loving rescue pets – a pitbull named Mama, and her cat Lenny.


Veterinary Technician

Melissa rounds out our team with experience as a veterinary technician, and education in the field from Manor College. She loves being an advocate for the patients she works with, and one of her favorite parts of her job is monitoring pets under anesthesia to get them safely back to their family! Melissa is pet mom to rabbits Ozzy, Daisy and Peach; and her cat named Duck.


Veterinary Technician

Raven brings a unique background of not only having experience in the veterinary field, but she also holds a Bachelor’s degree in pre-medicine, and a MS in forensic science! Raven is working on a part-time basis for the moment but we are excited to soon have her in a full-time capacity. Raven has two cats named Charcoal and Toast; a Russian tortoise named The Boulder; a dog named Penny and a blind leopard gecko named Murdock. Raven likes kayaking and crocheting and she is looking very forward to working more with us very soon!


Veterinary Technician

Taylor worked with us previously and has return to us with a new level of experience, having gained more nursing skills at another veterinary practice. Taylor is very excited to be back with her work family taking care of all the exotic pets we see while broadening her skills even further as she trains to become a technician.


Veterinary Technician

Katie has been with us for years, formerly starting in our kennel and working her way  up to veterinary assistant. Katie works at another facility and brings her smiling face and skills with dogs, cats, and exotic pets to us a few days a week.


Junior Veterinary Technician

Adel brings us his enthusiasm for birds and exotic pets along with his continued studies to become a certified technician. Originally working part-time, Adel is now a full-time employee working hard on getting a great hands-on education with us.


Junior Veterinary Technician

Olivia brings her love of animals to her work. She has 3 cats, Sigmund, Theodore, and Amelia, and she greatly enjoys working with them on clicker training. She also likes to travel and hike, along with knitting and crocheting. Fun fact about Olivia – she is a twin and her sister is also a veterinary assistant!


Veterinary Assistant

Tess has been an employee of The Radnor Dog Club since 2018 and has taken great care of our boarding pets and dog daycare visitors. Recently Tess started working in the hospital as a veterinary assistant. She is very excited to expand her knowledge in animal care by helping the doctors and staff with handling pets during their visits. Tess shares her home with her parents Mimi and Kevin, and her two brothers Max and Kyle, as well has her chocolate lab Shay, her tuxedo cat Stitch, and her red eared slider named Crush.


Veterinary Assistant

Dana is a veterinary assistant who is currently working toward a degree in human development and family studies. She is one of a set of twins, and has two dogs – Max and Bentley. When not enjoying all of the animals she gets to see at work, she likes playing basketball and hanging out with her friends.


Veterinary Assistant

Frank brings his easy-going attitude and a prior background in security to embark on a new phase of his career in the veterinary world. Frank loves working in this field as it has given him a real understanding of what it means to truly care about the work you do. Frank spends his time with his shih tzu Georgie, and enjoys comic books, gaming and movies. Fun fact about Frank – he was named after the Patron Saint of Animals – St. Francis of Assisi. : )


Veterinary Assistant

Kyra is attending Delaware County Community College’s surgical technician program. Her family collectively owns 22 pets including 9 reptiles! Kyra really enjoys her contribution to animal care at our hospital.


Veterinary Assistant

Tiffany joins us with an Associates degree in Animal Center Management and is very excited to be working with all the different species we see! She has two cats, a chicken, and a mastiff/cane corso mix. She also has a second job as a barn manager where she takes care of horses and a donkey!


Veterinary Assistant

Violet started working on our boarding side but wanted to get more into the medical side of things, so now she’s in our hospital learning as much as she can about all the amazing pets we see!


Veterinary Assistant

Julie has been with us for over three years and is currently in school at St. Joseph’s University, so she can only devote a few hours to us. That doesn’t stop her from bringing her super positive energy and enthusiasm to every hour she spends with us!


Veterinary Assistant

Amber is new to the veterinary field and is working on earning a veterinary technician certification from Penn Foster. She already earned an associates degree in pre-law studies for wildlife and environmental conservation and decided she’d like hands-on work with animals better! Amber loves art and playing video games but the really interesting thing about her is that she recues and rehabilitates guinea pigs! Pig mom to Bolt, Rhino, Smores, Spritz, and Spud, as well as her rabbit Coco, her dog Finley, and leopard gecko Mojave, Amber has a full animal care schedule at home as well as at work where she’s learning how to take great care of your pets!


Veterinary Assistant

Dixie has a love for dogs and dog training, and now she’s excited to learn more about all of the exotic pets and wildlife we see. Dixie is originally from Scotland and is mom to Kayak the cat, Paris the Holland Lop, and Finnian, a cockapoo.


Veterinary Assistant

Andre has a diverse background as he’s a Marine Corp veteran, has a BS in Biology from Rowan, and also has a human medical assistant certification. Andre really wants to be a vet so he’s working with us for more hands-on experience. Andre has a two year old border collie named Sophie and loves getting to see all of the different animals that come through our door each day.


Veterinary Assistant

Marina brings a background and love for dog training. Currently enrolled in CATCH (Canine Trainers Academy), she has also completed “Dog Guru” courses. When she’s not working she loves spending time with her dogs (of course) going on walks and finding dog friendly activities and restaurants. Marina is excited to be learning about all the different species we see!


Veterinary Assistant

Ally comes to us with a bachelors degree in veterinary and biomedical sciences. She’s pet mom to two bunnies- Chai and Kevin, and five cats – Sunny, Ranger, Ricky, Lucky, and Atlas. When Ally isn’t at work she loves hiking, camping and just being outside in general!

Boarding and Dog Daycare Care Team


The Radnor Dog Club Supervisor

Reese has been with us for several years at The Radnor Dog Club. You’ll see him on both sides of our indoor dog park. He loves french bulldogs and works closely with the French Bulldog Village Rescue as a foster home. Chances are, if you bring your dog to The Radnor Dog Club, Reese knows them well! In addition to loving dogs, another passion of his is fitness. He has a background in football and personal training. He and his girlfriend Carly share their home with their daughter Kami, son Pierce (PJ), and their two frenchies named Koopa and Bodie. Reese takes great pride in learning as much as he can about each pet who stays with us so that our staff takes the best possible care of them.


The Radnor Dog Club Receptionist

Carlie has great interest in the animal world and joins us with a bachelor’s degree in hospitality management. She is proud pet mom to her dachshund Blue, and her yorkie Yoshi. She and her boyfriend Tyler embark on adventures with her dogs as often as possible, and Carlie’s bucket list includes traveling to a different country every year! Carlie is so happy to to be an integral part of your pets’ care while they’re in boarding and dog daycare.

Dil, Emily, Sara, Michael, Emmi, Stephanie, Cole, Alison, Patrick, Sarah, Katherine, Haley, Alisha, Paul, Ella, and others!

Our team of full, part-time, and weekend employees all work together to care for your pets as if they were their own. While your pet is here, you know they are being treated like family by our awesome team!

Part-Time Student Employees

We provide job opportunities to local students looking to start working in the animal field. Several students make up our regular rotation of dog park and boarding kennel attendants who gain animal care experience, which has helped many move on to veterinary careers!

We also offer internships, externships and volunteer positions for anyone looking to become more educated on the joys of working in veterinary medicine.

We currently have a regular student rotation partnership with University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, and we also run regular volunteer programs with local universities and high schools.

Join Our Team! We are always looking for enthusiastic individuals who are interested in a career in animal care. Download our Employment Application today!