20 Sep Meet Our Team
Meet Our Team
Christine joined Cranston Animal Hospital in 2015. A Rhode Island resident since 1992, she attended the University of Rhode Island. Prior to joining the Cranston team, Christine worked in the Hospitality Industry for 25 years with a focus on Hotel Management. She shares her life with her two children, a Beagle named Dusty and Chihuahua sisters, Daisy and Dakota.
Client Care Representative
Leanne joined our team in August 2019. She is a lifelong animal lover and avid equestrian, Leanne joined our team with over 15 years of experience with small and large animal veterinary care. Leanne’s hobbies include horseback riding, baking, and cooking. She shares her home with her husband Al, their daughter Ella, Orion the bull mastiff and 3 cats Lilly, Damon, and Nija.
Client Care Representative
Jocelin joined our team in April 2020 and she has been working in the animal field since 2016. Jocelin graduated from New England Institute of Technology with an associate’s degree in animal business management in 2019. She has experience in veterinary emergency and specialty client care. Jocelin looks forward to learning more about managing wellness and preventative care for animals. She has 5 rescue pets: a dog Benny, a leopard gecko Walter, and 3 birds Luna, Ollie, and Mango. In her free time, Jocelin enjoys hanging out with friends and family and watching movies.
Certified Veterinary Technician
Sarah joined our team in March 2019 after graduating from New England Tech. In July 2019, Sarah became a Certified Veterinary Technician. Sarah shares her contagious smile and positive energy in everything she does. Her future goals include completing her bachelors degree and teaching future Veterinary Technicians. In her free time, Sarah enjoys hiking, traveling and spending time with her dog, Rosie, and cats, Sissy and Princess.
Kristina has been part of our team since 2004. She started as an intern while she was in the ninth grade at the Metropolitan Regional Career and Technical Center in Providence, RI. The internship turned into a part-time summer job then a full time career as an Assistant. In 2008 she graduated from a CNA class at Berkshire Place in Providence, but realized that animals are her true passion. In 2014 she was promoted to Technician who has proved her eagerness to keep learning. Kristina has a black and white cat named Hydrox and two dogs: Buddy and Pixie. In her free time Kristina enjoys spending time with her daughter, Rosalie and her family.
Technician, Fear Free Certified
Jess graduated from NE Tech in 2013 with an Associate’s degree in Veterinary Technology. She has been a Technician for over 5 years and loves every minute of it – especially giving patients extra cuddles and treats to make their visit less stressful. She loves getting to know the clients as much as the patients. In her free time, Jess enjoys cooking, reading and spending time with her dog, Franky and her cat Li.
Jaclyn joined our team in December 2020. She graduated from New England Tech in May 2014 completing the Veterinary Technology Program. She began her career as a kennel assistant at NKAH, was eventually promoted to Veterinary Technician in 2012, and she is Fear Free Certified now! She has loved the career ever since and feels it is her purpose to help her patients and educate her clients. Jackie lives with her two cats Frankie and Pumpkin. Her hobbies include going out with friends, hiking, and spending time with family. She likes to bring a positive atmosphere to her staff, clients, and pets!
Assistant, Fear Free Certified
Jordan joined the Cranston team in August 2017. Although, she dreams of one day becoming a technician, as a new mom, Jordan spends her free time with her beautiful daughter. She also lives with her two cats, Lilly and Jax and her rescue pup Halani.
Jessica joined our Oaklawn and Cranston Animal Hospital family in June 2020. Jessica is looking forward to learning more about Fear Free methods in working with our patients. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her son, Zayden and Chihuahua, Princess. Jessica also enjoys hiking, discovering new places and trying new foods.