Meet Our Veterinary Staff in Valparaiso, IN



Front Desk Manager

“I have been with the McAfee Animal Hospital family since October of 1997. I am married and am the mother of one daughter. I live in Valparaiso and have one dog (Baxter) and two cats (Spencer B and Stewart). In my free time, I enjoy food and wine tasting, boating and outdoor activities, and vacationing on a beach with family and friends.”



“I’ve been with McAfee Animal Hospital since 1995. My husband Eric and I have three children, two Golden Retrievers, Colton and Maverick, and  a cat named Bean. In my free time, I enjoy playing softball, running and spending time with family and friends.”



“I have been with McAfee Animal Hospital since October of 2008. I live in Hobart with my husband and daughter. We have 2 dogs and 2 cats. I’m very passionate about working with animals and helping people to provide the best care available for their pets. ”



“I have been a receptionist here at McAfee’s since March of 2011. I like piña coladas and getting caught in the rain.”



“I joined the staff of McAfee Animal Hospital during the spring of 2013. I absolutely love working in the animal health field! I live in Valparaiso, have 3 amazing children and 2 doodles – a Labradoodle and a Goldendoodle.”


“I recently joined the McAfee Animal Hospital family in May 2019. I made the decision to change careers after 20 plus years and it was one of the best things I ever did. I absolutely love working with animals and our team makes it so much fun to come to work everyday. Although I adore all of the animals who visit us, there is a special place in my heart for my own fur babies – Romeo and Penelope.”

Veterinary Assistants



“I have enjoyed working at McAfee Animal Hospital since 1996. My husband Chris and I have two amazing kids that keep us busy. In my free time I can be found running, watching/playing sports with the kiddos, or soaking up some sun. We have two crazy English Pointers (Jeep and Tilly) and a sweet cat named Flip.”


Veterinary Assistant

“I’ve worked at McAfee Animal Hospital since 2002, and had been a client for six years prior. I started out at the reception desk, but wanted to have more contact with the patients. So, I ended up changing positions. I have always loved animals and this job allows me to interact with them daily. I live in Valparaiso and am married to a wonderful man. We have a rescued Great Dane named Santo.”


Veterinary Assistant

“I have been with McAfee Animal Hospital since 2006. I love that every day is different and I get to form lifelong relationships with my patients and their families. In my spare time, I love camping and exploring with my husband, three kids and all our rescue animals.”


Veterinary Assistant

“I have been with McAfee Animal Hospital since July 2011 and absolutely love the interaction with the animals and the family atmosphere. My husband and I have a son who was born in 2018, a Bull Mastiff and two crazy cats.”


Veterinary Assistant

“I’ve been at McAfee’s since August 2013 and I’m happy to be back in the animal field. I have 1 son and 1 daughter as well as 3 dogs and 3 cats. I enjoy spending time with my family and outdoor activities.”


Veterinary Assistant

“I started working at McAfee Animal Hospital in March of 2013. I received my Associates degree in Veterinary Technology in 2012. I have a beautiful daughter and lots of cats. When I’m not working, I like to spend time with my daughter and watch scary movies.”


Veterinary Assistant

“I joined the McAfee team in January of 2014 and it’s been a great experience! I love working with all the animals, especially the more unusual critters. When I’m not working, I love running and spending time with my husband, daughter and two dogs.”


Veterinary Assistant

“I have been a part of the McAfee Animal Hospital team since January of 2018. I enjoy the fast paced environment of being a veterinary assistant and the variety of tasks that are performed with each patient. Outside of work, I enjoy going to Cubs games, hiking and taking my dogs everywhere! I share my home with my chocolate Labrador (Oden) and my yellow Labrador (Bennett).”


“I joined McAfee Animal Hospital in April of 2017. I live in Union Mills on a hobby farm with my husband, Jacob and son, Kase. We have three dogs, three cats, four goats, a horse, twenty chickens, one rooster and a duck.”


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Kennel Technicians


Kennel Technician

“My name is Jason and I work in the kennel area of McAfee Animal Hospital. I have experience as an EMT and CNA, but my true passion is working with animals. My wife and I have two dogs. I’ve been employed here since 2012. My wife Julie and I have been married since 2009.”

Support Staff


Surgical Technician and Groomer

“I have worked at McAfee Animal Hospital for 29 years. I am the surgical technician and the groomer. My husband and I have been married for 17 years. We have horses, dogs, and tortoises.”

Dr. Brooke is the best, my dog Floki loves her, and she cares so much. I love this place and I will never go anywhere else!

-Elliott R