University Park Veterinary Hospital

310 E. University Dr.
Granger, IN 46530






Office Manager

Chelsey became a part of our growing team in October 2015, when she moved to Mishawaka from her childhood home in Texas. She is a proud dog mom to two beautiful girls named Rookie & Bindi, and looks forward to adopting more in the future. In her spare time, Chelsey enjoys cooking, music, spending time with her friends and family and taking her fur child on walks around the park.

University Park Veterinary Hospital, Crystal, Registered Veterinary Technician.


Veterinary Technician

Crystal joined our office in 2009 as one of our registered veterinary technicians after graduating from the Veterinary Institute at the International Business College.  She has been a wonderful addition to our hospital.  In her spare time, Crystal likes to spend time with her friends and family and her two pets-Rocky the shepherd mix and Sasha a boxer. 


Veterinary Technician

Kassi Started with us as a veterinary technician in April 2013 after graduating from Brown Mackie College in 2012. She has a daughter, Brooklyn and she is a devoted animal lover and enjoys caring for our patients. Kassi has two cats named Ashland (a.k.a Miss Kitty) and Meiko and a dog named Jax. In her spare time she likes to travel, dance and do barre classes.


Veterinary Technician

Lindsay joined our team as a registered veterinary technician in April 2016 after graduating from Brown Mackie College in South Bend. She has two dogs, Daisy and Kermit, and a calico Sphynx cat named Rissy. When she is not caring for patients at our hospital, Lindsay enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends.


Veterinary Technician

Zenia came to our team as a veterinary technician in March 2019.  She shares her home in Elkhart with her dog Duke, her cat Chloe and her bunny Sneakers.  She was born in California and moved to the Elkhart area when she was younger, where she was raised.  Zenia enjoys caring for her patients, watching comedies on TV and is an avid Star Wars fan.


Veterinary Technician

Chelsea started working with us as a veterinary technician in August 2019, after attending Pima Medical Institute in Las Vegas, NV.  She is from the South bend area and attended Washington High School.  Chelsea has two dogs, Remington and Penelope, and a cat named Mocha.  She enjoys spending time with her kids, Aiden, Aubree, Alivia and Avinley, as well as reading and kayaking. 

University Park Veterinary Hospital, Kelli-receptionist



Kelli joined us in August 2010.  She was born and raised in South Bend.  She lives with her husband Matt, her cat Pierogi, and a Chinchilla, Chi Chi.  She has two sons, Oscar and Lil Vic, who keep her busy. In her spare time, Kelli enjoys cooking, reading, and spending time with family and friends.



Amanda joined our growing receptionist team in October 2108.  She was born and raised in South Bend, where she attended Clay High School.  Amanda has two fur children, Chance and Bella who share her home with her.  She enjoys fishing, traveling and anything outdoors, in addition to tending to her salt water aquarium. 



Elizabeth started working with us as a receptionist in June 2019.  She currently lives in Mishawaka, where she was born and raised.  She shares her home withe her husband McKenzie, her dog Flash and her cat Millie.  In her spare time, Elizabeth enjoys taking her dog Flash along with her everywhere she goes, especially on walks around the park.


Receptionist/Veterinary Technician

Tara joined our team as receptionist and veterinary technician in August 2016. She is a proud graduate of Purdue University Veterinary Technician program. She is happily married to her middle school sweetheart, Mark, and has two children, Flynn and Harper. They share their Granger home with their dog, Lucy, and their cat, Charlie. In her spare time Tara enjoys reading, baking, playing with her kids, and spending time with her family.



Chelsea joined our receptionist team in January 2020.  She was born in Cincinnati, OH and grew up in Plymouth.  She now lives with her husband Alex in Mishawaka, as well as her two pups named Xander and Fox.  Chelsea enjoys cooking and hula hooping in her free time. 

University Park Veterinary Hospital, Jamie, assistant


Veterinary Assistant

Jamie has been with us since 1998.  She is a tremendous asset to our hospital and able to fix just about everything.  She has a green thumb and keeps all the wildlife and hummingbirds very fat and happy.  At home Jamie loves spending time with her energetic terrier mix Libby Bug.  She also enjoys many outdoor activities such as hiking, gardening and kayaking.



Veterinary Assistant

Sammantha joined our team as a veterinary assistant in October 2018.  She lives in Elkhart with her husband Joey, and her fur children Kamea, Dannic, Kali and Haern.  She was born in Spokane, WA and raised in the famous "Middle of the Mitten" St. Louis, MI.  When Samm is not giving our patients extra love at work, she enjoys hiking, drawing and reading at home.



Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist

Maddie came to our team as a receptionist and veterinary assistant in January 2019.  She has lived in the Mishawaka area since she was young and attended Penn High School.  Maddie has two dogs, Cersei and Stones and a horse named Coyote Ugly.  She attended Murray State College, where she was on the rodeo team.  One of her favorite things to do is go boating out on the lake.


Veterinary Assistant

Bethel started working with our team as a veterinary assistant in May 2019. She was born and raised in the Mishawaka area and attended Penn High School. Bethel shares her home with her husband Andrew, her two sons Oakley and Julius, as well as her two cats Callie and Moose. When she is not caring for your fur babies here at work, Bethel enjoys traveling and working and she loves to play games with her family.