University Park Veterinary Hospital

310 E. University Dr.
Granger, IN 46530

(574)277-9900

www.universityparkvethospital.com

 

OUR TEAM  

 

Chelsey

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.

Crystal

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. 

 

 

Lindsay

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.

 

 

Kelsey

Veterinary Technician

Kelsey was born and raised in Illinois and moved to the Mishawaka area in middle school. She attended Penn High School where she played clarinet and saxophone in the marching band. After high school, she attended the Vet Tech Institute at International Business College where she obtained her degree in Veterinary Technology. She currently lives in Mishawaka with her boyfriend and their cat, Spice, and their dog, Ranger. In her free time, Kelsey enjoys spending time with friends and volunteering at local pet shelters.

 

 

Amanda

Receptionist

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

 

 

Mikia

Receptionist

Mikia became a part of our receptionist team in June 2020. She currently lives in Niles, MI and grew up in Edwardsburg, MI. While attending Edwardsburg High School, she played softball and showed horses. She currently lives on a farm which she shares with her three dogs, two cats and farm full of other fun animals. When she is not busy at work or on the farm, Mikia enjoys fishing and being outdoors.

 

 

Mackenzie

Receptionist

Mackenzie started with our receptionist team in August 2020. She lives in the South Bend area where she grew up, and played on the volleyball team at St. Joseph High School. She went on to play college volleyball under scholarship at Belmont Abbey College in North Carolina, and then found her way back to South Bend. Mackenzie lives on a farm with 7 dogs and enjoys watching and playing volleyball in her free time.

 

Ashley

Receptionist

 

Tara

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.

 

 

University Park Veterinary Hospital, Kelli-receptionist

Kelli

Veterinary Assistant

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.

 

 

 

Emily

Veterinary Assistant

 

Bethel

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.

 

 

Samantha

Veterinary Assistant

Samantha joined our team as a Veterinary Assistant in May 2021. She lives in Niles, MI where she grew up and attended New Tech High School. She stays busy at home with her four dogs named Harper, Bella, Rosie and Hazel. In her free time, Samantha enjoys reading and watching movies. She is also currently working on her Veterinary Technology degree through Penn Foster College.

 

Cass

Veterinary Assistant

Cass came to our team in April 2021 as a Veterinary Assistant. She was born in Valpo and then moved to Hobart, IN where she attended Hobart High School. Cass shares her home with her Grandmother and their five dogs named Bean, Rocky, Rocko, Honey & Sadie. She enjoys doing any sort of art in her spare time and is getting a minor in graphic design. Cass currently attends Indiana University South Bend where she is studying Biology looks forward to going into Veterinary Medicine in the future.

Devon

Veterinary Assistant

Devon started working with our team as a Veterinary Assistant in October 2021. She was born and raised in Edwardsburg, MI where she attended high school. While in school, her favorite thing to do was help out and spend time with the pets at her local animal shelters. She currently lives in Niles, MI with her husband, Andrew, and their dog Garth - who is named after their favorite singer, Garth Brooks. In her free time, Devon enjoys going to the dunes and going trailing in their jeep.

Morgan

Veterinary Assistant

Morgan joined our Veterinary Assistant team in January 2022. She grew up right here in Granger, and graduated from Penn High School. After graduating she went to Purdue University where she received her degree in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences. In her free time, Morgan enjoys horseback riding which she has been doing since she was young. She shares her home here in Granger with her dog named Maizie.