Our Team


Mary - Hospital Manager

Mary is a Veterinary Technician who joined the Coal Creek team in April of 2014; she then became the Hospital Manager in the fall of 2014. Mary studied at Bowling Green State University in Ohio and has lived and traveled many places! When she is not at Coal Creek, Mary enjoys hiking, snowboarding and traveling with her family as much as possible. Her favorite part of Coal Creek is getting to really know clients; she is always up for talking football (Go Buckeyes!) or the outdoors! Mary has 2 dogs Deacon and Little Bear who she travels and hikes with all the time.

Certified Veterinary Technicians (CVT):

Our team of dedicated technicians have all completed accredited programs in veterinary technology and have earned the distinction of certified veterinary technician. Our technicians work together with the rest of our team in providing the highest level of care and medical expertise.


Whitney - Certified Veterinary Technician

Whitney is originally from the Big Island of Hawaii. She attended the University of Hawaii and Hilo where she received a B.A. in Biology. After graduation, she moved to Colorado to attend the Bel-Rea Institute where she received her training to become a certified veterinary technician in 2012. She joined Coal Creek in July 2013 and couldn't be happier. She has a special interest in surgery and dentistry. In her spare time she loves spending time with friends, hiking, and exploring Colorado. Back home she has two hound-pointer mixes, Rocko and Freckles, and a handful of St. Croix sheep. She hopes to visit her family and friends in Hawaii at least once a year. Whitney looks forward to meeting you and your pets on your next visit.


Samantha - Veterinary Technician

Samantha recently moved here from California and is beyond excited to join the Coal Creek team. While working in San Diego as a Veterinary Technician she realized she wanted to pursue her own career as a Veterinarian. She is currently working on her Bachelors in Pre Veterinary Medicine. Sam has a rescue dog named Bird, and two orange cats named Ziggy and Oswald. When she is not taking care of your pets she is spending time with her own and discovering all that Colorado has to offer.

Veterinary Assistants:

Our dedicated team of veterinary assistants work together with our technicians to assist the doctors with the care and treatment of our patients. Our assistants are often enrolled in a formal veterinary technician training school or undergraduate pre-veterinary school programs.

Client Service Specialist:

Our dedicated team of client service representatives are poised and ready to help you with a variety of your customer service needs. Everything from scheduling an appointment, refilling a medication, picking up food, or general questions, are handled with ease and the utmost care and concern.



Kayleen is a semi-native of Colorado--she moved here from Oregon at the age of 5 and loves everything Colorado has to offer. She has an American Staffordshire Terrier named Phoenix, a Terrier mix named Nova, and a cat named Moo Moo (who is currently our welcome commity at the hospital!). Kayleen and her furry family love hiking and exploring the state when weather permits and snuggling on the couch watching movies when it doesn’t. She has always loved animals and is currently pursuing her Bachelors with an emphasis in Veterinary Science.