Meet Our Support Staff

Cindy: Veterinary Staff in Carmel


Cindy has been with HDAH since the grand opening. As the office manager she plays an intricate role in the daily operations of Hazel Dell and has brought with her many years of management experience. She too has a large furry family. Her cats include Jabber, Winston, and newest kitty addition Zeva, followed by Maggie, her sweet dog. Cindy even has some llamas named Cara and Cleo, as well as horses named Zoe and Belle. Cindy can be found frequenting the lobby passing out kisses and treats to our patients and keeping our hospital running at it’s best!

Dee Ann: Veterinary Staff in Carmel

Dee Ann

Dee Ann has been part of the Hazel Dell Team since July 2005. Dee Ann is usually the person who will greet you upon your arrival with a warm smile. She is an appointment-making, information-giving, and question-answering extraordinaire. She loves to spend time with her pets Rocco the Shepard/Husky mix, Willie the Beagle, and Bob the cat. She also loves her Paint Horse named Charlie. She is truly a favorite here among the clients and our staff.

Danielle: Veterinary Staff in Carmel


Danielle is a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) who has been with us since June of 2010. She began as a barn manager working with horses and then moved over to small animals where her passions are dentistry and animal behavior. She also studied History and Sociology at Virginia Tech. When she knew she wanted to work with animals, she graduated from a Vet Tech Program in Washington D.C. Danielle lives with her husband, James, daughter, Makenna, and son, Levi. She is proudly owned by her dog Odie, and her cat Bonzai. Danielle also works with a rescue for dogs and loves reading, camping, and horseback riding in her spare time. She really enjoys being an advocate for your pets and is always ready to give your animals hugs and kisses.

Joanna: Veterinary Staff in Carmel


Joanna started working the veterinary field in 1996. She soon discovered that this was the path for her. She studied Veterinary Technology at the College of Southern Nevada while living in Las Vegas for two years. She joined Hazel Dell in January of 2011. You will find her ready to jump in and quickly help in any way that she can. She is a joy to have on the Hazel Dell Team. Joanna lives in Noblesville with her husband Damon and her son Derek. They share their home with two cats, Biscuit and Brooksie and Gypsy, the lazy pitty (put bull).

Kourtney: Veterinary Staff in Carmel


Kourtney joined HDAH in January of 2014. She brings with her over 12 years of veterinary experience. Kourtney started in the veterinary field at the age of 15. She grew up in Carmel and graduated in 2010 from Purdue University with a degree in Biology, but knew Veterinary Medicine is where she wanted to stay. She has worked in both general and emergency practices. Kourtney and Jonathon live in Carmel, where she shares her home with two Standard Poodles, George and Rebel, a cat named Sonora and a cockatiel named Norman. In her spare time, Kourtney enjoys seeing movies, swimming and walking her dogs.

Chrissy: Veterinary Team in Carmel


Chrissy is a Registered Veterinary technician who has worked off and on at Hazel Dell Animal Hospital since 2005. She has been working in small animal hospitals for over 18 years. Her dedication to the clients and patients here is genuine. Chrissy lives in Broadripple with her husband Trent, daughter, Berlynn and son, Graham.  They share their home with her Siamese kitty Topaz and calico cat named Gemini. A Quaker Parrot, named Kiwi also lives there. In her spare time she enjoys running on the Monon and volunteering at her children’s schools. 

Kathy: Veterinary Staff in Carmel


Kathy is a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT). As a child, Kathy wanted to be a Veterinarian, but when she got older she realized that nursing care sounded way more fun!  She has been with our team since March of 2016 and graduated from the Vet Tech Institute in Indianapolis. She has seven years of experience in small animal emergency medicine. Kathy lives with her husband James and their three cats. Teddy, Buster, and Oliver. When Kathy isn’t working, she volunteers at the local animal shelter. You can often find Kathy on the cat side of the hospital loving on our feline friends. 

Brittany: Veterinary Staff in Carmel


Brittany joined our team in the Spring of 2016 and we are glad for it. She started off in the Large Animal side of Veterinary Medicine, where she graduated from Saint-Mary-of-the-Woods College in 2009 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Equine Science. She has had animals of varying sizes all of her life, and at a very young age she knew that caring for animals was her passion. Brittany and Adam relocated here from South Bend and her furry family includes a wonderful Corgi named Gwen and a Rottweiler mix named Rocky. Her home is completed by Tigger (Gigantor), the monster Bengal mix, and Brisuis, the comparatively teeny Calico. She plans on getting more horses in the future. In her free time, Brittany does a variety of outdoor activities that include mountain biking, horseback riding, hiking, snowmobiling, camping, and mud runs. At home, she loves to dig in the garden, bake, and nap with her “beasties.”

Kayla: Veterinary Staff in Carmel


Kayla joined the Hazel Dell family in May of 2016. She may be one of the first voices that you hear when you call and you can find her most often in the lobby loving on your furry companions. She is interested in expanding her knowledge and expertise in the Veterinary field. She grew up in Indianapolis with her wonderful parents and younger sister. She now lives with her fiancé and a water loving, mud digging, wet-kiss giving chocolate Lab named Dakota, who is the love of their lives. She is a long time animal lover and knew at a young age that she wanted to make a career of working in the veterinary field. We are delighted to have her on staff and we know you will too!

Chelsie: Veterinary Staff in Carmel


Chelsie is our newest employee, joining us in March of 2017. She graduated from the International Business and Vet Tech Institute in 2014 and has loved every second of the Veterinary field since. She is hoping to soon pass her tests to become a Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT). Chelsie lives in Beech Grove with her fiancé Matthew, their miniature Schnauzer Lily, Pit Bull Terrier, Pixie, and their Labradoodle, Linus. In her spare time, Chelsie likes working on puzzles, spending time with family, and enjoying her pups at home.

Casey: Veterinary Staff in Carmel


Casey always knew she wanted to work with animals as a career and her passion drove her to pursue this dream. She graduated from Morehead State University (agricultural/animal sciences major) receiving a diploma in Animal Health Technology in 2009. Casey has a special interest in dentistry and has received additional training in this field. Casey lives with her 2 goofy dogs, Cinder and Darcy and three cats named Fred, George, and Colonel Fitzwilliam. In her free time, she enjoys music, crocheting and boxing.