Michelle - Pet Resort Assistant
Joining the Loving Hands team in June 2015, Michelle was ready to explore a career in the animal care field and felt that Loving Hands offered her a great chance to do so. Michelle holds an associates in Child Development and worked in childcare prior to joining our team. She currently lives at home with her parents and four year old Maltese, Titus, who thinks he's a big attack dog. Michelle is working on crossing things off of her bucket list, and in her spare time she participates in 'mud runs'.
Brianna - Pet Resort Assistant
Emily - Pet Resort Assistant
In October 2016, Emily accepted the offer to become a member of the LHAC Team. This was for her, a fulfillment of her dream to work with and care for animals of all kinds. Originally from Illinois, Emily had been pursuing a degree in Child Psychology before moving to Atlanta in search of more opportunities. She quickly discovered that her true passion was in the veterinary field.
Emily shares a home with her amazing boyfriend Codey and has one beautiful fur baby named Dallas who is a Black Lab / Bird Dog Mix. She enjoys being outdoors, reading and trying new foods.
Kyle - Pet Resort Assistant
Kala - Pet Resort Assistant
Lindsey - Pet Resort Assistant
Lindsey joined the Loving Hands family in April 2017. Her introduction to LHAC came by way of a clinic tour given to her Girl Scout troop many years ago. From that point on her family has entrusted the care of their pets to Loving Hands and have loved us ever since.
A member of the FFA Club (Future Famers of America), she has earned two of the required five degrees. Upon successful completion of the three year course in agriculture education, Lindsey will become a Certified Animal Assistant prior to graduating from high school. With a desire to pursue her dream of becoming a veterinary surgeon, her plan is to attend ABAC (Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College). Lindsey shares a home with her parents, fraternal twin sister , little sister and a dog named Ozzie who loves to play with tennis balls and sleep on his back. Her favorite pastime is hanging out with her dog, friends and family and also enjoys biking, swimming and training her dog.
Alex - Pet Resort Assistant
Jillian - Groomer
A welcomed addition to our grooming staff, Jillian joined Loving Hands in August 2013. She has also attended college for Marketing. She shares her home with a roommate and loves to spend time with her dogs at the dog park. Jillian loves music and going to concerts. She also spends a lot of time with her seven year old niece. Her pets include Lucy, a twelve year old Standard Poodle; Sassy, a thirteen year old Hound Mix; Sara, a six year old Japanese Chin and Ben, a nine month old Lab Mix.
Morgan - Groomer
Morgan joined the Loving Hands family in August 2016. After hearing great things about the clinic from friends who are clients, she knew that the LHAC Team was one she wanted to be a part of. Morgan received her Veterinary Assistant Certification from Athens Technical College in 2014 and spent a year as a dog groomer. She volunteers for a sewing group called 'The Crafty Weasels' whose members make bedding that is donated to ferret rescues around the country. Morgan is also a member of the American Ferret Association's education committee.
She was married to her husband in 2012 and their only children are furry and four-legged. Morgan enjoys sewing, reading and singing, particularly Broadway musicals. She attends a few ferret competitions during the year where she has the opportunity to show her own ferrets. Together with her husband, they share their home with two dogs, two cats, six ferrets and a handful of hermit crabs.