Staff

Vincent Lysobey, Veterinary Technician Veterinary technician Vincent Lysobey has been caring for pets at Beach Veterinary Clinic since 1993. He loves working in the hospital's friendly, compassionate atmosphere and enjoys learning new techniques about animal care. Vincent's animal companions include three dogs, Sky, Baby and Hurricane, as well as three birds, two bearded dragons, a tegu, a pond full of koi and two cats, Blue and Jena. He has attended several AKC dog shows and also enjoys going to reptile shows. Vincent is a power lifter and is competing to obtain a "Best 181" spot in the 800 lbs. category. His interests also include riding bikes and going for motorcycle rides, as well as spending time with his son and daughter, Haley and Vinny Jr.

Joey Knudstrup, Veterinary Technician Joey Knudstrup is our Practice Manager and has cared for pets at Beach Veterinary Clinic since 2001. He is proud to be part of the friendly staff and enjoys working with the clients and patients that come into the hospital. Spending time with friends and family, fishing, golfing, and playing pool are Joey's favorite pastimes. He shares his home with a dog named Tyson.

Lesley Falcone, Receptionist Receptionist Lesley Falcone has helped clients and pets at Beach Veterinary Clinic since 2008. She loves animals and appreciates the time she gets to spend with them. In her spare time, Lesley most enjoys boating, going to the beach and spending time with her family, which includes two Boxers named Deuce and Flip Flop.

Suzanne Albrecht, Groomer Suzanne Albrecht has helped pets look their best as a groomer at Beach Veterinary Clinic since 2009. She is glad to be part of the friendly, caring staff. Going to the beach, perusing yard sales and cooking are among her many pastimes. She shares her home with two cats, Penny and Fatty.

Tiffany Toth, Veterinary Assistant Tiffany Toth has been a Veterinary Technician at Beach Veterinary Clinic since 2008 and says she loves being part of the caring and friendly staff. She adds that her life has been spent around animals as she grew up on a farm in upstate New York and loves working with animals. She enjoys spending her free time with her son, friends and her dog named Cadillac and guinea pig named Piglet. Her interests include softball, fishing, boating, and being out in the sunshine.

Sheree McClendon, Veterinary Technician Sheree McClendon has been in the animal care field for over six years. In November 2009, she came on board as a full time Veterinary Technician here at Beach Veterinary Hospital due to her drive to care for animals in need.

When Sheree isn't taking care of animals at the clinic, she can be found pet sitting or at home playing with her six dogs: Sweetheart, Ty, Fefe, Shayla, Calli and Micky. She also enjoys playing volleyball, fishing and spending time at the beach.

Jenna Rio, Veterinary TechnicianVeterinary Technician Jenna Rio has been with Beach Veterinary Clinic since March of 2011 and earned her certification from St. Petersburg College in 2013. She has two quarter horses named Sonny and Skippy, a Rat Terrier named Gracie, Dalmatian mix named Levi, a catahoula leopard dog named Dixie, and a Chi-Poo named Maggie. Jenna enjoys barrel racing, horseback riding, fishing, and boating.

Heather Woodbridge, Kennel TechnicianKennel technician and receptionist Heather Woodbridge joined us in October 2012, and has stayed with Beach Veterinary Clinic because of its friendly atmosphere, plus the location. "It's close to the beach," she explains. Heather's friendly personality and passion for ensuring animals receive the best possible care make her a valuable asset to the team. She spends her free time with family, friends, and her two dogs, Ashley and Peanut.

Tom Anderson, Veterinary TechnicianTom Anderson joined Beach Veterinary Clinic in June, 2013 as a veterinary technician. Tom, who earned his veterinary assistant certification from Aparicio-Levy Technical School, brings a strong work ethic and "thirst for knowledge" to our veterinary practice. He credits his co-workers with his appreciation for the job and "couldn't imagine being anywhere else." When not at work, Tom stays busy caring for his two dogs.

Dalila Echeverry joined Beach Veterinary Clinic as a Veterinary Technician in May, 2014, bringing with her 20 years of experience in the animal care field. Her compassion and respect for both animals and people make her a perfect fit for the position.

Dalila has two dogs: a black Labrador named Jerry Lee and a Maltese-Yorkie mix named Jessica Petunia. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, traveling, trying new restaurants, and relaxing with her family and pets.

Aslynn Curtin, ReceptionistReceptionist Aslynn Curtin has been with Beach Veterinary Clinic since October 2013. In her short time at the clinic, Aslynn's outgoing personality and skill with animals have endeared her to both pets and owners that come through Beach Veterinary Clinic's doors. When she's not at work, Aslynn can be found running, hiking, relaxing on the beach, or spending quality time with her two dogs Lily and Jack.

Samantha Spears is a Kennel Technician at Beach Veterinary Clinic. She spends her work day taking care of our boarders and keeping our pet boarding facility neat and clean. Being around the animals, she says, is the most rewarding aspect of her job.

Often times, she says, first time boarders will be nervous in unfamiliar surroundings. In these cases, Samantha does her best to make the dogs comfortable with "love, belly rubs, and yummy treats."

Samantha has two Pomeranians: Rocky and Bulma, and spends her free time playing softball with her co-workers and hanging out with her family, friends, and dogs.

Kennel Technician Jerika Wade joined our team in 2014. Her responsibilities include keeping our boarding dogs fed and watered, bathing dogs, and administering medication when needed. Her favorite part of her position is spending time with the animals.

"I like Beach Veterinary Clinic," she says, "because everyone here is like family."

Jerika has two dogs; Rosco and Scarlotti, both Chihuahuas. She spends her free time playing softball, going to the beach, and spending time by the pool with her daughter.

Alex Walker is a Receptionist at Beach Veterinary Clinic. She joined us in June, 2014 and her personable disposition makes her a perfect fit for the position, which includes greeting clients, scheduling appointments, answering phones, and taking our happy patients to the examination rooms.

"I love the atmosphere at Beach Veterinary Clinic," she says. "Everyone is very helpful and friendly to one another."

Alex has a German Rot named Abram. In her free time, she enjoys doing anything that involves being outdoors or at the beach, including bike riding, fishing, surfing and attending outdoor concerts.

Receptionist Cathryn Hall first came to Beach Veterinary Clinic as a client, joining our team in June, 2014. "I have been bringing my dogs here for a few years and the treatment has always been top notch," she says. Her favorite part of being on the other side of the waiting room is interacting with the animals and pet owners.

Cathryn attended the University of South Alabama and has a BA in sociology and business management.

At home, Cathryn has three dogs. In her free time, she enjoys running, traveling, biking, and participating in local community sports. She is also a foodie and loves cooking for family and friends.