Jenna is one of the smiling faces that greets you at the front desk at Iron Mountain Animal Hospital. She started working at IMAH in 2003 during high school. After attending college for Medical Office Specialist she resumed her work at IMAH.
”I love working here and being a part of the passionate atmosphere my co-workers provide for the care of our clients and their pets.”
Raised in the area, Jenna is proud to call Iron Mountain home. She shares that home with her husband Anthony, an airline pilot for Republic Airlines, her daughter Adisson, and son Nicolas. She loves spending time with her family, and friends. She enjoys fishing up in the Keweenaw at their family lake house, camping, RZR riding, snowmobiling and flying/traveling.
“I have been a part of this hospital my entire life with my dad being a veterinarian at IMAH. I've been very lucky to grow up in such a wonderful environment where taking care of animals is our #1 priority!
Laura always has a smile on her face when you enter the doors at the Iron Mountain Animal Hospital. Laura began working for the Iron Mountain Animal Hospital in September 2015 shortly after receiving her Administrative Assistant degree from Bay de Noc College. Laura is a lifelong resident of the Upper Peninsula. She loves all the seasons the U.P. has to offer, with fall being her favorite.
"I feel very fortunate to work for the great IMAH Team; that shows just how compassionate we all are for the animals we have come through our doors. I have always had such a soft spot in my heart for animals; I enjoy greeting each client and patient when they arrive and look forward to work each day. I LOVE my Job!! We have such an outstanding team and I am so thankful to be part of it!"
Laura resides in Kingsford with her husband Corey, and their son Caleb. Together they have a plethora of animals which include their 5 year old English springer spaniel; Emma, a 2 year old dachshund mix named Cooper, a cockatiel named Jesse, and a painter turtle named Walter.
In Laura's free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, dogs, and friends. Going to camp and enjoying the outdoors (especially sitting around a campfire), and curling up with a good book and a hot cup of coffee are just a few of her favorite things to do.
Krista has been a member of the Iron Mountain Animal Hospital team since 2006 after graduating with a medical office degree. She performs a wide range of functions and has become a valued receptionist, becoming our lead receptionist in the fall of 2014, and advancing to assistant office manager in the fall of 2017.
She enjoys the camaraderie of working with people who love pets like she does. When not at work she loves to spend time with her husband Kevin and their two daughters Kailey and Khloe. She has a dog Bentley and two cats Jingle and Pippa.
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Katie has been working at Iron Mountain Animal Hospital since September 2010. You can find her behind the front desk as a receptionist. Katie graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology. In 2008 she began working as a veterinary assistant in Escanaba. In 2010 she moved back to Iron Mountain to be closer to her family.
“Working together with my coworkers to help our clients and their wonderful pets makes my job here at IMAH great and I love what I do!”
Katie lives in Iron Mountain with her husband and 2 kids (number 3 coming May 2018!) and their crazy menagerie of pets! They have two cats and an Australian Shepherd. Outside of work Katie enjoys spending time with her family, 4-wheeling, camping, and reading a good book with her cats on her lap and her dog curled up at her feet.
Krista joined our team in August of 2006 after receiving a Medical Office Specialist degree from Bay College. She performs a wide range of functions and has become a valued receptionist, becoming our lead receptionist in the fall of 2014.
“Being a receptionist gives me the opportunity to be able to meet and greet our clients and their pets and put a face to the voice we talk to on the phone. I feel that everybody who works here is very loving and compassionate, and is always providing the best care possible for our patients and their owners.”
She resides in Iron Mountain with her husband, Kevin, their two daughters, and an English Golden Retriever named Bentley. She enjoys camping, four wheeling, going to off-road races, and spending time with family and friends.
Allyssa is a lifelong resident of the area and began working at the Iron Mountain Animal Hospital in May of 2007. She graduated from Kingsford High School, took classes through Bay de Noc Community College, and resides now in Kingsford with her son Kyle. They have 2 dogs named Nozzle (a chocolate Lab) and Pepper (a Wirehaired Pointing Griffon/Springer Spaniel mix) and also a very energetic kitty named Belle (aka Squirrel).
Other than her passion for all animals, Allyssa loves music, anything outdoors (especially running, walking & fishing), and most importantly spending time with family & friends!
Anne joined Iron Mountain Animal Hospital in July of 2008. She is a lifelong resident of the area. Prior to joining IMAH she worked at a local small business specializing in micrographics, computer repair and bank equipment sales and supplies. This business career kept her busy for over 30 years, eventually becoming part owner and company president.
“I have always had a love for animals and feel very lucky to be part of a great team of people who provide the best care possible for our clients’ best friends!”
When not at work, Anne enjoys biking, bowling, flower gardening, cooking and spending time with her family.
Sharon re-joined Iron Mountain Animal Hospital in 2011 after retiring from teaching. She worked for IMAH for 17 years prior to her teaching career at Breitung Township Schools. Sharon has a Master’s Degree in Education. She has always had a passion for animals and her equine knowledge has been a positive benefit to our hospital.
“I enjoy working with people. I treat each person the way I would like to be treated and treat every animal as if it were my very own. We have a wonderful staff of compassionate, educated people who always have the clients and animals’ best interests in mind when implementing the various treatments and or procedures.”
Sharon is very excited about the opening of our sister clinic, Norway Veterinary Clinic, since Norway is closer to home for her and she has a bond with the Norway community. She works mostly in the Norway clinic, so be sure to look for her smiling face there!
Sharon resides in Vulcan with her husband, Dale and they manage Spotted Hawk Acres. She owns six horses, three dogs, and two cats. She has two grown children, five beautiful grandchildren and five gorgeous great grandchildren. In her spare time, she enjoys horseback riding, showing her horses, swimming, reading and enjoys spending quality time with her family.