Our Team

When your pet needs care, we’re here to help. Hillcrest Animal Hospital is staffed by a team of nurturing professionals, committed to the health and wellness of animals in Little Rock. We are dedicated providers of wellness care, preventative medicine, internal medicine, and more.



Mary has been a part of Hillcrest Animal Hospital since 1998. She graduated from Midland High in 1995 and attended ASU – Batesville for two years. She and her husband live in Conway with their three dogs. 


Jenny was born and raised in Little Rock and has lived in Hillcrest for over two years with Punkin, her seventeen year old Spitz. She is a graduate of Mt. St. Mary’s and UALR, and started working for us in December 2012.


Lindsay - She is from Destin, FL but moved here with her family, who is Air Force. She has two dogs, Remy and Daisy. In her free time, she loves doing anything outdoors and spending time with her baby nephew.


Danielle - She was born and raised in Monterey, CA. She has 2 little girls and another due in March! Her favorite things to do in her free time are bake and cuddle with her Chihuahua, Doja.


Brittany was raised in NLR and started at Hillcrest in July 2008 as a part time receptionist while attending UCA. She graduated with a B.S. in December 2010 and currently helps us out on Saturdays.

Veterinary Assistants


Alexandra started her service to animals in 2011, but she has loved animals her whole life. She graduated from North Little Rock High and is an active member at the Little Rock Community Church. She is our surgical technician and assists Dr. Larry Nafe.


Kaitlyn -  She has two dogs and a horse that are all rescues and spoiled rotten. She loves spending time with friends and family.


Jonta - Her husband is in the Air Force and they just relocated to Little Rock from San Antonio, TX. She was a dog groomer before moving to Little Rock. She loves animals, food, and movies. 


Haley - She has 3 cats, Behr (Bear), Tiger, and Smelly. She is a huge soccer fan and has played her whole life. 


Kyrsti -  She enjoys horseback riding and competing in horse shows and barrel races. She has 2 rescue dogs, along with a horse she rescued and trained herself.

Kennel Technicians


Jake -  He has been here for 8 years and is our Kennel Manager. He plays in a band and likes to skateboard. He and his wife have 2 boys.


Jon -  Outside of work, he spends most of his time hiking or rock climbing. He also enjoys wood working and hanging with friends. 


Noah -  He has been a team member for 3 years. When he is not at work, he enjoys video games and reading.