The Hospitals Wouldn't Run Without Each Member of Our Team
Meet the Friendly Faces of Gateway Animal Hospital in St. Albans!
Sunny- Office Manager
Sunny is the glue that holds us all together. She started here as a receptionist in 2012 and became office manager in 2017. She has two fur babies, Roxie the cat and Georgia Belle, the terrier; as well as a significant other of 5.5 years, Eric. Sunny's favorite things about working here (besides sweet puppy breath), is seeing the staff grow into their positions and succeed as a team. She loves cooking and creating new dishes and sharing them with her friends and family. She also likes traveling, boating, kayaking, canoeing, and WVU Football! She loves seeing the accomplishments of her beautiful daughter faith who is in her 1st year of college at Glenville State.
Kristin- Receptionist at Gateway
A new addition to the team, Kristin is also a local from St. Albans. She has three lovely cats; Blaze a flame-point Himalayan, Summer, a calico and Tom, a tom cat. She loves all animals and has always wanted to be involved with kitten/cat rescue (of which we do a lot here!). The "Kitten Lady" is her hero. She really likes the people she works with and enjoys her job and the clients. She is very family involved and has a 10 yr old daughter who keeps her busy. They love doing crafts together and love all things furry!
Kelsey- Receptionist at Gateway
From the Tornado/St. Albans region, Kelsey is one of the friendliest people you will ever meet. She has two dogs; Hank, a rottweiler who she refers to as her "big baby" and DaisyMae, a lab/beagle mix who is a lil crazy! She loves animals, the people she works with and the environment here. She loves being with her furbabies, going on adventures and does makeup and hair in her spare time.
Holly- Vet Assistant at Gateway
Holly is originally from New Castle, Delaware. She recently adopted two wonderful dogs; Gus, a long time resident of Gateway and a huge Great Dane mix, and Judas, a young gorgeous and well-mannered Great Dane. Holly likes working here because of her coworkers. She has never worked with such caring and understanding people who love animals so much. One of her favorite things about our clinic is the amount of educating that we do to help the community with caring for their animals and improving animal health.
Brooke Miles- Vet Assistant at Gateway
Brooke is another wonderful recent addition to our team. Brooke is currently in Veterinary Technician School so this job gives her a great look into what she will be doing for the rest of her life! She loves the variety in the cases on a daily basis and is very interested in large animal practice & medicine, especially goats and horses. She has a mini-farm with pygmy goats (Clover, Cyde, Checkers, Coop, Cora & Capri), a donkey name Merle, Honey the Australian Shepherd and Mittens the cat. Brooke is also from St. Albans, and some of our clients may recognize her for her years playing on the local volleyball team.
Courtney- Receptionist/ Vet Assistant at Gateway
Another of our friendly faces, Courtney is from Lincoln County and is a gem who can do just about anything in the hospital. Her fur babies include: Bobby Kathleen, Cadet, Lil Chit, Gus, Fonzworth Fluffy Kat, and Sage (who is a tortoise!). She likes seeing and interacting with everyone's wonderful fur babies! She lives on a farm with goats and horses. Her favorite animals are cows and turtles!
Skyler- Vet Assistant at Gateway
From Rainelle, WV, Skyler has Zeus & Kaine, two German Shepherd dogs. She likes working here because her coworkers are like her family. She likes learning new things and working with all the animals. Skyler is currently a student at Univeristy of Charleston studying Radiologic Science and hopes to be a Radiologist in the near future. Outside of work, Skyler likes to hunt, fish, hike, camp and do just about anything outdoors!
Mariah Rawsey- Vet Assistant (Vet Tech in training)
Mariah is also currently in training to be a registered veterinary technician through Carver Career Center. She is from Liberty, WV and has a collection of farm animals, including sheep, a donkey and 2 horses. Her small animal pets include Ellie Mae, a pitbull/mastiff mix. She is an avid member of the 4-H program in Putnam County, and is president of the Carver chapter of the national veterinary technician association, where she has even more opportunities to educate.