Ilea - Practice Manager

Ilea, Practice Manager

Ilea joined the HOVC team in November of 2016, with a long history of veterinary care and management. She has worked in general practices, zoo and exotic rescues, but longest termed in veterinary emergency medicine. Ilea truly enjoys providing care and comfort to all of her patients, you will often find her talking to an anxious pet instead of being in her office.

When not in the hospital, Ilea typically spends the day hiking with her family or working on home renovations. Ilea is an avid fan of the Portland Thorns FC, so if there is a home game that’s where she will be.

Debra, Client Care Advocate

Debra, Client Care Advocate

Debra has been part of the HOVC team since the beginning, when they first opened their doors in January of 2016. Debra has been in the veterinary industry for 20 years, with experience in both the general practices and specialty. Debra is so kind and caring, and is extremely attentive to all of our clients and patients, she is always eager and happy to greet everyone at the front desk.

Outside of the clinic, Debra really enjoys family time, watching baseball, and reading great books. Debra definitely has her hands full with a very active yellow lab and two cats.

Allison, CVT

Allison, CVT

Allison joined the HOVC team in May 2016 to expand her knowledge of cardiac care. She is a Certified Veterinary Technician who graduated from Cal Poly Pomona in 2013 with a B.S. in Animal Health Science. She worked in general practice for two years before moving to Oregon in 2014 and taking a position alongside an Internal Medicine Specialist. Allison has always had a soft spot for animals in need, and will make every effort to share some TLC while providing the best medical treatment.

In her spare time, Allison enjoys crocheting, gardening, traveling, and hiking/camping with her husband. Allison also loves spending time with her two cats.