Kristen Lombardi, CVPM, PHR
Hospital AdministratorKristen, our practice administrator, joined the MKVC team in early 2014. Kristen grew up working in veterinary practices in various roles involving both patient care and client service. After graduating from Manhattan College with a degree in Business Management, she attained additional certifications, including her CVPM (Certified Veterinary Practice Manager) and PHR (Professional in Human Resources). Kristen’s veterinary management experience includes both general practice and emergency and referral hospital settings. Kristen’s passion for animals is apparent in all aspects of her life. She worked for over ten years as a horseback riding instructor, teaching children as young as age 3 all about the human-animal bond. Her pet family includes Ralphie (a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel), Angel (a Chihuahua), and Carmine (a Belgian Cross). When she isn’t working, Kristen enjoys trail riding, restaurants, beaches, and concerts. Kristen’s favorite movie is Cruel Intentions—don’t laugh! She’s a ‘90s kid.
Practice ManagerWhen Jennifer was 14 years old, she found a stray cat with a broken leg. She ended up working at the vet hospital to pay off the bill, and just never left! She loves making a difference in pets’ lives every day.
Her favorite part of her current position is getting to work with Dr. Sherman again -Jennifer was her assistant 26 years ago! Jennifer is known in the office for her happiness and positivity – you can just call her the Labrador.
At home, Jennifer lives with her husband, Anthony, two cats, Dixie and Ole Durty, two horses, Rowdy and Money, two geese and eight chickens.
Deborah A. Woods, LVT
Veterinary TechnicianDebbie is a retired police officer who came to MKVC in 2002 on a whim because of a PennySaver ad. As it turns out, veterinary care was her true calling, and she has never been happier. Debbie’s loyalty to MKVC is admirable because she travels from Brooklyn to Mount Kisco every day, and is amazingly always on time. Debbie recently completed the veterinary technician program at Penn Foster and attained her NYS veterinary technician license. Debbie has a passion for learning, and she attends dozens of lectures each year. Her next goal is to pursue a specialty in veterinary dentistry (she will never stop going to school). Debbie’s family includes her two children, Meghann and Patrick; her partner, Yvette; her dogs, Saoirse (Great Dane), Artemis (Great Dane), and Caoimhe (Toy Poodle); and her cats, Belleza, Socrates, Maya, and Talcum (African Grey). Debbie enjoys reading and sports, especially ice hockey. The most amazing place she has ever traveled to is Amsterdam, and her favorite movie is the Sound of Music. If Debbie won a million dollars, she would buy a home closer to MKVC!
Robyn Miller, LVT
Veterinary TechnicianRobyn joined the MKVC team in February 2014 after completing the veterinary technician program at SUNY Delhi. Robyn has always loved animals, and she is enjoying the family atmosphere at the practice. Her feline family includes Lulu, Alexia, DJ, Roxy, Casey, and Eddie; she really connects with cats. Robyn’s special talent is singing, and she has performed a solo with her high school choir at Carnegie Hall. The most amazing place she has ever traveled is Israel, she loves Disney, and her favorite movie is Mrs. Doubtfire. If Robyn won a million dollars, she would definitely open up an animal shelter.
Veterinary AssistantErika joined the MKVC team in April 2012. She works full time at MKVC and part-time at a local emergency/specialty hospital. Erika loves helping animals and feels like she was born to work in this field. The team at MKVC has become her second family. Erika has a great way of working with cats. Her family includes Dani (Rottweiler/Golden Retriever) and Amber (cat). In her free time, Erika enjoys spending time with friends and playing soccer. Erika’s favorite movie is This Is The End, and she loves the Twilight novels. Everyone at the practice knows she loves the color pink and pop music.
James D. Young
Veterinary AssistantJay has been a part of the MKVC team since October 2008. His loyalty and dedication to the practice are admirable. James is well known for his sense of humor, selecting our music, and keeping “mean time.” He works hard every single minute of his day, and never wastes any time. Recently, Jay has become a big advocate of laser therapy in our practice. If your pet is undergoing treatment, you will probably run into him. In his free time, Jay likes to exercise, coach youth athletics, root for the Steelers, and watch USA soccer. The most amazing place he has ever been is Medieval Times, and his favorite movie is Raising Arizona. Special talent? Bird calling.
Client CarePatty joined the MKVC team in October of 2011 after working at a local emergency/specialty practice. She always wanted to work with animals. After entering college as an art major, she changed her mind and followed her passion. Even though her role at our practice is client service oriented, she has a vast knowledge of veterinary medicine because she completed the technician program at Mercy College! Patty’s family includes her four children (Kristen, Brianne, Kenny, and Megan); her cat, Ringo; and the bunny with a lot of personality, Peanut. Patty has weird luck when it comes to winning concert tickets, and the most amazing place she has visited is Hawaii. Her favorite movie is the original Wuthering Heights with Laurence Olivier.
Veterinary AssistantErica has been with Mount Kisco Vet since May 2018. She is currently enrolled in the Penn Foster Veterinary Technician program to follow her dream of working with animals. Her favorite part of her current position is being involved with the care of each patient and being able to follow and learn from the doctors and technicians. Erica feels chosen to work with the pets who are nervous to see the vet because they respond well to her handling them, and she can help them be calm and comfortable.
At home, Erica has a German Shepherd Dog named Harley, a mixed breed named Moe, and a calico kitten named Sera. In her spare time, she takes her dogs hiking and camping and coaches high school cheerleading
Client Care RepresentativeKim has been with Mount Kisco Vet since June 2017. She chose to work in the veterinary field to be able to help animals and their humans. She is also Fear Free Certified!
Around the clinic, she is known as the “Product Queen,” because she knows which flea and tick prevention is best for clients and which diets can be best.
At home, she lives with her fiance, Brett, and their pets: Bubba an eight-year-old Golden Retriever. Maggie 4-year-old calico, Emma 2-year-old grey tabby & Nellie 18-year-old orange tabby, Buttercup a Holland lop bunny and Stan a beta fish.
Client Care and Veterinary AssistantEvie has been with Mount Kisco Vet since August 2018. She is currently enrolled at Pen Foster College but has been in the vet field for 6 years. Ever since she was young she had a passion for animals.
Evie has two Fur babies Joey a Boxer and Blaise a cat. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, traveling and spending time with friends and family. Evie also knows a lot about sports!
Evie is proud of that fact that she has been a part of four different animal hospitals. Her favorite animal is an elephant, and if Evie had a million dollars she would start a charity for kids and pets!