Meet Our Team


Hospital Administrator

Diane, daughter of Dr. Richard Lindsay, joined the practice in 1981 as a manager, and since then has worked to become a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager. She is the sole owner of the practice.


Practice Manager

Anyone who has had several daytime visits, or even called during the day, has likely been lucky enough to encounter this sunny dispositioned lady. She has been with us since 1984, and keeps our front office on it's toes - a big part of keeping our clients coming back. She does reception, scheduling and book keeping, and enjoys working with the animals.


Administrative Assistant

Also a longtime employee, having been with us since 1988, and a keystone in our daytime staff, Joyce does a great job with our clients. She loves working with animals, and also deals with accounts receivable, supplies, reminders, doctor scheduling, and handles nutritional questions as a certified Hill's Pet Food Nutritional Consultant. Her outside interests include bowling, reading and her grandchildren.


Our longest continuous employee (since 1962), Bob works in our in-house laboratory, and handles the inventory and medical purchases. He enjoys the challenge of new products and how they will fit into our Hospital. His outside interests include cats, photography, and model planes and cars.


Marilyn had worked at various animal hospitals before coming to our Hospital in 1976. Her strengths are undeniable as a technician in surgery and the lab, especially microscope work where she has taken many continuing education seminars, and enjoys doing cytology. Her outside interests include breeding and showing Sphinx cats - a "hairless" breed.

Leigh Ann

Office Manager

Leigh Ann has worked with us since 1995. What can we say - we love her.

Cathy B.


A 1999 graduate, Essex Agricultural and Technical Institute with a degree in Veterinary Technology, Cathy works as a senior staff technician in our surgery, treatment, and lab departments. Starting out as a receptionist in 1996, Cathy now rotates as a lead supervising technician in all of our hospital departments. She attends annual continuing education in the veterinary field and enjoys taking time off to travel and enjoy the outdoors.


Compliance Specialist
Evelyn has worked at AAH for 17 years and can be found at the front desk. She is a people person and loves animals. She has played pool for 20 years! Evelyn is never boring and keeps everyone in the front office laughing and smiling!


Susan started September 2001 and came from a hotel background. She currently is the room tech manager and is also at the front desk. She loves to help out clients and their animals! Susan has 3 pets of her own- 2 cats Maddie and Ziva and Letty a german shepard. In her spare time she loves to spend time with her family and going on trips to national parks.


Amanda has worked at AAH since November 2002. Amanda has worked in several departments but can mostly be found in the front office. She is the go to person for training new employees. Amanda has a love for all animals especially cats which is why she has 3 cats,
a parrolet, and a ball python.


A 2005 graduate of Greater Lawrence Technical High School, Victor came to Andover Animal Hospital on a co-op job, where he discovered his love for animals and has been with us ever since. Victor currently works in multiple departments including surgery, room tech, and treatment as a skilled veterinary assistant. Victor is now the kennel manager and treatment manager. Not only does he excel at blood drawing, x-rays, and administering medications to sick patients, but he is also bilingual and able to translate calls and instructions to the Spanish speaking community. In his free time, Victor enjoys camping and hiking with his 3 dogs. He also owns a hairless Sphynx cat.


Kristen came to us in 2006 with a growing knowledge of household pets and exotics. She has quickly progressed and now works in multiple departments including room technician, surgical assistant, treatment and the lab. She is a lover of all animals big and small. Her love of animals can be seen in the variety of animals she keeps as pets, 2 dogs, 5 cat, 2 rats, 1 sulcata tortoise, 8 ball pythons, and axolotls. In the summer you can find her up in Berwick Maine running practices for Seacoast Dockdogs. Keep and eye out for her and Patches at a local Dockdogs event near you!


Kerri has been with us since 2006. She mainly works with our doctors in the exam room area but can still be found a few days a week in our surgery department. She loves working with cats and has a passion for working with exotic and avian patients.


Animal Care

Ashley has been working with us since 2007. She is a valuable asset to our hospital in inventory and in the kennel. Ashley orders all our pet food and is in charge of special orders. In the kennel she keeps things running smoothly and is experienced in handling and care of just about any species we see!

Anne D.


Anne had been a technician with us full-time for over 17 years, now she still works one day a week in our in-house laboratory.


Laura worked at Angell Memorial Hospital as an ICU nurse from 1970- 1978. She then moved to San Francisco and worked at a small animal practice. Then Laura moved back to New Hampshire and continued working at a small animal hospital until joining us at AAH in 1998. Laura worked as a treatment and surgery technician but now you can find her at the front desk!


Desiree has been part of our receptionist and kennel staff since 2010. She is very friendly, outgoing person! She takes pride and effort in her work. Outside of work she likes spending time with her fiance Stevie, and her three daughters. She also enjoys pet sitting, music, and long walks on the beach.


Certified Master Groomer

Deb has 30+ yrs experience in the grooming industry. She is Master Certified by the NDGAA and currently grooming small to medium sized dogs at AAH.


Yissie has been working in the industry and AAH since 2015, after working for 7 years in the medical field for humans. Animals have always been her passion. She is currently enrolled in the Vet Tech program of San Juan College to get her Veterinary Technology A.A.S and then CVT. She is very fond of cats and dogs, and love working with exotics- specially chickens.

Brooke P.

Brooke started working at AAH in September of 2015. She went to Essex agricultural technical high school and took 4 years of the vet tech program and graduated in 2014. When she is not working she enjoys spending time with family, her boyfriend, friends, and of course her animals! Brooke has a love for snowmobiling and four wheeling. She currently has 1 dog and 1 hamster but grew up with ducks, chickens and rabbits as well.


Kayla has been a room technician at AAH since 2016. In her free time she does dog agility and barn hunts. Kayla also enjoys hiking and camping with her dogs.

Brooke L.

Brooke has been an employee here since 2016 and currently works as a receptionist and helps in the inventory department. Outside of work she likes to go on hikes with her friends and 3 dogs.


Chris began working with animals in 2005 after completing a degree in computer science. Chris earned a certificate in zookeeping, animal handling and training from a non-profit exotic animal rescue in Washington state before traveling the west coast working as a big cat trainer, zoo keeper, and educator of many variety of wildlife. Chris came back to the East coast in 2015 to be closer to New England again and currently likes to spend his free time training with his German shepherd Chacco.


Bethany started working at AAH in August 2016 in kennel and treatment areas. She has always wanted to be in the animal field and has a special love for giant dog breeds especially huskies and dobermans. In her free time you can find her playing video games, cuddling her pets or reading a good book!


Bryana is trying to be the best dog mama to her rambunctious 5 year old german shepard/ lab mix. She loves going to the gym, traveling and meeting new people. Bryana believes that laughter is the best medicine! Bryana is proud to be able to say she is doing what she loves and loves what she does at AAH!


Heather is one of our surgery and treatment technicians. She has been working in the field for over 10 years. She has 8 chihuahuas and 2 cats! Heather loves her job and when not at work she is reading and spending time with her animals!


Candi has been working with us since 2017 as a receptionist. She is a people person and loves working with animals. She is pleasant, polite and always has a smile on her face!


Kaitlyn graduated from the University of Connecticut with a BS in Animal Science. She went on to manage an equine breeding facility in NC before returning to the northeast. Kaitlyn then managed a horse farm on Cape Cod and worked with both small and large animal vets before joining us here in Oct 2017. Kaitlyn has 2 cats and a horse. When not at work you can find her riding her horse, skiing, or hiking.

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