We love what we do!

Pam Bonnett, Lead Veterinary Assistant

Born and raised in Athens, Pam is a graduate of Cleveland State Community College with a A.A.S degree in Business/Business Management. She has over ten years experience in management with more than five working as a lab tech and veterinarian assistant. Pam is also certified as a personal fitness trainer through the International Sports Science Association. Pam enjoys reading, fitness and spending time with her family in the great outdoors.

Mindy Carpenter, Lead Veterinary Assistant

Mindy has a lifetime of experience with helping animals. She has served as both small and large animal veterinary assistant for over 3 years. Mindy graduated from Northern State University (SD) with a Bachelor's Degree in Biology and is currently enrolled at the University of Tennessee where she is finishing her degree in Animal Science. She plans to apply to UTK Veterinary School (Go VOLS!) in the near future. Mindy is the proud owner of three dogs and one very special horse.

Kimberly Key-Stewart, Veterinary Assistant

Kimberly has been attending Tennessee Wesleyan College for five years and is currently waiting to start the nursing program. She's also enrolled in Pennfoster’s Vet Tech Program. For Kimberly, the most important thing in life is helping others, but her deepest compassion and love is for animals. Kimberly enjoys helping those in need within her community. Twice, she has received the Champions of Character Award. Kimberly feels "truly blessed" so many opportunities have come her way!

Brittany Graves, Certified Veterinary Assistant

A recent graduate of PennFoster Career Educational School, Brittany has experience across multiple aspects of the veterinary field, from surgery to service animal training. Brittany is known for helping McMinn Regional Humane Society with Miss Tennessee BOTN Delegates by performing her dog pageant "Miss Tennessee's Darling Dog of the Year". The event has been held for two years with all entry fees and donations going to the shelter. Brittany understands greatness is achieved through hard work, determination, and dedication. Brittany and her husband Ben are the proud animal parents of 3 dogs; Princeton, Pampey and Patience and 1 cat, Primrose.