Dee is the Practice Manager at Healthy Pet Hospital and Grooming in Orange. She grew up in Orange County and now lives in Rancho Santa Margarita. She has been working in the veterinary industry since 1992. She earned her Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT) license in 2009, and in 2012, became the 36th in California to become a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager (CVPM), which is a designation known and appreciated as the highest level of credential for professional veterinary managers.
She has had an incredible passion for pets all of her life. She believes pets are true angels on earth teaching us how to love unconditionally, like they love us. A favorite quote of hers is “My goal in life is to become the person my dog already thinks I am”.Her family includes her husband Tom, three grown daughters, 12 grandchildren, a Sphynx cat named “Frankie Skinatra”, a Great Dane “Elias”, and an African Grey Parrot “Birdie Boy”. She loves to learn, so she often attends continuing education seminars, and you may also find her reading boring but educational textbooks. She of course loves spending time spoiling her 12 grandchildren.