Raised in Purcellville, Virginia, Charlie comes to Island Life with over 12 years of veterinary experience. As a Veterinary Technician, Charlie works directly with pet owners and patients, helping educate pet owners on the different aspects of health, behavior, and training. Becoming part of our growing Island Life family, Charlie says, “I love my coworkers and I just love being here so much!” Charlie loves adventuring with her six dogs, you won’t find her somewhere they can’t be as well. She also has 2 cats and a hedgehog.
Born right here in Tampa, Jasmine comes to us with over 3 years of being in the veterinary industry. As a Veterinary Technician, Jasmine enjoys watching patients grow up and getting to know pet owners. Her special interest is in Dentistry and says that her favorite part of working at Island Life is, “that it feels like a family.” Jasmine enjoys spending time at home with her two pitbull mixes, Corbin and Sadee, and her kitty, Kikipeach. In her free time, you’ll find Jasmine kayaking and going on nature trails with her pups as well as taking care of her 37 house plants.
Coming from Naples, FL, Jordyn has been in the veterinary world for over 5 years, coming to Island Life as a Veterinary Technician. Jordyn loves working with our pet owners and patients along with special interests in lab work and being a surgical assistant to our Veterinarians. Becoming a part of our growing team, Jordyn says her favorite part is, “The atmosphere, my coworkers, and the Doctors. The amount of care that everyone has is amazing.” At home, Jordyn enjoys spending time with her fiancé, Chase, and their two dogs, Titan and Hero. In her free time, Jordyn loves photography, hiking, and spending time with family.
Born and raised here in St. Pete, Kera brings a few years of experience in the pet industry to Island Life as a Veterinary Technician. Kera loves meeting clients, getting to know pet owners and their pets. Being a part of our growing Island Life family, Kera says, “I love how open and patient everyone is to teaching you and helping you learn more.” Her special interests include dentistry, labs, and surgery. At home, you’ll find Kera spending time with her daughter, Kaylin, dog, and kitty. Kera enjoys watching anime, reading, and journaling in her free time.
Raised in Atlanta, GA, Morgan brings over 6 years of experience to Island Life Animal Hospital enjoying her passion being a Veterinary Technician. As part of the veterinary care team, Morgan works directly with pet owners and our patients supporting our doctors in the exam room, treatment area, and with surgeries, and dental procedures. As an original team member at Island Life Animal Hospital, Morgan notes, “It’s exciting to be a part of a team that is creating a hospital that is a meaningful part of the pet community in St. Petersburg.” She also adds that she loves meeting clients and caring for so many pet patients. Her technical interests include cytology, diagnostics, and being a surgical assistant to our veterinarians. Morgan enjoys spending time at home with her husband and three dogs. In her free time, Morgan also enjoys cooking, biking, and beach time around our local areas.
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Being in Florida from Missouri since 2001, Sarah comes to Island Life with over 15 years of veterinary experience as a Veterinary Technician. Sarah loves watching pets and their families grow. She adds, “being with the same practice for years, pets and clients become part of your own family. I love how everyone feels like a small family here.” Sarah’s special interests include radiology, surgery, client education, and exotics. At home, Sarah enjoys spending time with her husband, two dogs, and cat. In her free time, Sarah enjoys hiking, scuba diving, and biking.
Customer Service Specialist
All the way from Washington state, Abi comes to Island Life as a Customer Service Specialist. Abi’s favorite part of working at Island Life is being able to be part of a team that helps animals and the cuddles from patients is a big bonus. She also says, “my coworkers are like family and the work we do here is so cool!” Abi loves spending time with her dog, paddle boarding, photography, and golf.
Customer Service Specialist
A Florida native, Meagan has been involved in the pet care industry for close to a decade working in the capacity of veterinary reception and doggy daycare. As our lead Customer Service Specialist, Meagan is our main point of contact when pet owners call or enter our animal hospital. Her experience, kindness, and warm demeanor is a huge asset to our team at Island Life Animal Hospital. She notes that a favorite part of working front reception is getting to know the clients on a personal level and watching their pets grow throughout the years. As an original team member of Island Life Animal Hospital, Meagan feels that being a part of our start-up veterinary practice is very exciting. She also enjoys being a part of a team environment that is very close and family-oriented. Meagan loves spending time with her husband, raising two young boys, and spending time as a family at the beach, being outdoors, and paddling Florida’s beautiful rivers and waterways in kayaks or canoes.