Patti BHuman Resource Manager
Patti has a breadth of experience in Human Resource Direction, spanning 14 years. A proud member of SHRM (Society of Human Resource Management), Patti has been certified as a Human Resource Professional since 2011. Patti is married to Johnnie Bruner DVM and has a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel named Dottie. She loves lounging by the poolside, spending time with her grandchildren Faith, Grace, Jerry, Noelle, Caleb, and Kate, and finding intriguing vintage items at estate sales.
Destiny MVeterinary Technician
Destiny was born and raised in California and became a registered veterinary technician after graduating from Carrington College California in 2011. She now resides in Wichita with her husband, Colton, step-daughter, Adrien, and three dogs, Rico, Dodger, and Lilly. While Destiny enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, she has a particular interest in anesthesia and emergency medicine. She also likes caring for exotic animals, including her pet rats - which are trained to fetch the paper!
Renee BClient Service Representative
Renee is one of the first people you meet when you walk through the doors at Oakcrest Pet Hospital. She is one of our client service representatives and strives to make everyone feel welcome to the practice. Renee grew up in Haysville and loves spending time outdoors, whether its at home sitting on the patio or at a county lake fishing along the shore. During the summer months, Renee also likes to get up early and head to neighborhood garage sales. She has quite the eye for unique items and knows how to spot a good deal when she sees it!
Michell SVeterinary Technician
Michell is a registered veterinary technician who joined our team in April 2019. She attended Penn Poster College and graduated in 2014 with a veterinary technology degree. She is an advocate for homeless animals and has a special place in her heart for senior pets, especially her own! Michell has 5 furry canine babies - Anna, Heidi, Ellie, Max, and Stanley - that she and her husband share a home with. They are an active family and love to camp, run, bike, and work-out whenever they can.
Kayla CClient Care Coordinator
Kayla is a small town girl hailing from Clearwater, KS. She always loved animals as a child, but she developed a special love for horses after learning to ride. Now, Kayla works on breaking and training colts when she has time and perfecting her barrel racing skills on her horse, Bling. She shares her home with her husband, Tyler, and their 2 dogs and 5 chickens. When not caring for the menagerie of pets, Kayla can be found reading a good book or cooking up a delicious dish for everyone.
Michelle (Micky) SVeterinary Technician
Micky has been working in the veterinary field for 13 years and brings a wealth of experience to Oakcrest Pet Hospital. Her favorite aspect of veterinary medicine is assisting with surgeries and performing dental cleanings. She says, 'There is nothing better than scaling tartar and seeing the teeth become white again!'
Sonya AClient Service Representative
Sonya had worked on the human side of medicine for many years before deciding to try something new. In 2020, she joined the team at Oakcrest Pet Hospital as a client service representative. Shortly before joining the team, Sonya married her husband, Andres, after a 16-year long engagement! Together they have 2 sons and 3 shih tzus - Coco, LeeLuu, and Oso. Sonya keeps busy with her family, shuffling around to soccer games, cooking up new dishes, and rooting on her favorite team, the Dallas Cowboys.
Ashley AKennel Manager
Ashley's natural way with animals was apparent on her first day of work, as her gentle nature and calm voice put all the boarding pets at ease. It didn't take long for Ashley to transition into the kennel manager and eventually oversee doggie daycare at Oakcrest Pet Hospital. Her dedication and personal touch with the pets at Oakcrest is appreciated by all. When not caring for the pets at the hospital, she loves spending time with her boyfriend, Paden, and handsome dog, Mac, and dreaming about future trips to Iceland and Ireland.
Bethany CClient Service Representative
Bethany has always been a helpful and giving person. For many years, she volunteered with several animal rescue organizations, including WAAL and KHS. Her attentive nature makes her the perfect fit as a client service representative at Oakcrest Pet Hospital. While Bethany loves all animals, she has a special love for pocket pets, as she has 4 rabbits and 6 hamsters of her own (on top of owning 2 dogs)! When not caring for her little critters, Bethany enjoys scrapbooking, spending time with her family in Oklahoma, and planning her wedding which takes place next year on Halloween!