Julie, Office Manager

Julie has been with Skyway Animal Hospital for over 40 years.  She is always happy to greet you at the front desk and enjoys spending that extra time with clients to “understand their pet’s needs in order to provide the exceptional veterinary wellness service provided by our doctors and staff.”

In her spare time, Julie enjoys spending time with her family, her two cats, Max and Hobbit, and gardening.

Sue, Veterinary Technician and Head Surgery Technician

Sue has been with Skyway Animal Hospital for over 31 years.  Sue can be found assisting the doctors in exam rooms, running lab work, or assisting Dr. Faulkner in surgery.  Sue loves medical challenges and says “critical care, diagnosing conditions that you don’t experience every day, and emergency surgeries that save a dying animal” are the most rewarding parts of her career.

Sue has a passion for rehabbing wildlife and in her spare time she enjoys singing and performing for many different venues.

Lauren, Veterinary Technician

Lauren has been with Skyway Animal Hospital for over 22 years.  Lauren’s primary responsibility at the hospital is assisting the doctors in caring for the animals in the exam rooms.  She enjoys interacting with the clients and their pets while assisting in handling and comforting the animals.

In her spare time, Lauren enjoys spending time with her family and gardening.  She is also an avid Clemson Tigers fan.  When she’s not enjoying life in sunny Florida, she loves being in the mountains.

Wanda, Receptionist

Wanda has been with Skyway Animal Hospital for over 21 years.  She is most likely the first smiling face you encounter when you walk through the front door.  She does everything she can to ensure that from the moment you sign in until the moment you are seen by the doctor, all goes as smoothly as possible.  Wanda “loves getting to know our clients and all of their furry family members.”

Wanda grew up in St. Petersburg and in her spare time she loves to go camping, fishing, hiking and biking in Florida. She also enjoys hanging out with her family and friends.

Sonya, Veterinary Technician

Sonya has been with Skyway Animal Hospital for over 16 years.  You will most likely find Sonya assisting the doctors in caring for the animals in the exam rooms.  She loves the bonds that she builds with the patients and “educating the clients on things they may not be familiar with regarding their animals well-being and health.”

In her spare time, Sonya enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons and enjoys being outdoors.

Joyce, Boarding Facility Manager

Joyce has been with Skyway Animal Hospital for over 7 years.  She can always be found caring for the hospitalized animals as well as the boarders in the boarding facility.  Joyce, like all of the staff, loves animals and says “providing excellent animal care is my passion!”  She also enjoys assisting, when needed, in other areas of the hospital.

Joyce says her life motto is “Live-Love-Laugh” and in her spare time, she enjoys chilling, grilling, and spending as much time as she can with her family.

Brooklen, Kennel Attendant

Brooklen has been with Skyway Animal Hospital for over 4 years.  She assists in caring for and loving on the animals in the kennel/boarding facility and says her “priority is making both the pets and their animals feel at ease during their separation from each other.”

In her spare time, Brooklen enjoys painting, reading, and hosting local music shows.  She is also a writer working on writing, producing, and directing a short film.

Mary, Kennel Attendant

Mary has been with Skyway Animal Hospital for over 3 years.  She assists in caring for and loving on the animals in her care in the boarding facility/kennel. She also assists in the dental area of the surgery suite.  Mary says that “coming into work and seeing the old and new faces of our boarding animals is my passion! It’s just the best job!”

In her spare time, Mary enjoys riding her horse and hanging out at home with her family.

Kelly, Kennel Attendant

Kelly has been with Skyway Animal Hospital for over 2 years.  She assists in caring for and loving on the animals in her care in the boarding facility/kennel.  She absolutely “loves taking care of your fur babies when you can’t be with them.”

In her spare time, she will be the first to hop on a boat and go fishing and scalloping and loves watching and cheering on the Tampa Bay Rays and the Pittsburgh Steelers!

Jocelyn, Kennel Attendant

Jocelyn has been with Skyway Animal hospital over 3 months.  She assists in caring for and loving on the animals in her care in the boarding facility/kennel.  She also assists in the exam rooms, when needed.  Jocelyn says that her passion is “caring for animals and gaining more knowledge about the field of veterinary medicine.  I love my job!”

In her spare time, Jocelyn enjoys participating in musical theater.

Irene, Veterinary Technician

Irene has been with Skyway Animal Hospital for over 47 years.  She can be seen on Saturday mornings assisting the doctors in the exam rooms caring for and treating the animals. She says she “enjoys working with animals and loves helping people understand their pets and how to take care of their medical needs.”

Irene’s biggest joy is doing anything with her two dogs.  She also enjoys reading, gardening, and yoga in her spare time.