Stephanie is responsible for the financial and marketing areas of the hospital, computer software purchase and implementation, website design and maintenance, hospital protocols, safety program implementation, inventory management, and employee management.
Stephanie is a graduate of Northern Michigan University in Marquette, MI with a B.S. degree in Biology. She came to Iron Mountain in 2007 and began working at Iron Mountain Animal Hospital as a Veterinary Assistant. Over time she ended up doing more management type jobs while at the clinic, eventually becoming the Practice Manager in 2014. She also received certification that same year to become a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager (CVPM). Stephanie completed the Veterinary Practice Management Program from Purdue in February 2015. In June 2016, she was recognized as a finalist for the veterinary manager of the year award by the Veterinary Hospital Management Association and DVM 360. In 2019, Stephanie was selected as key thought leader to serve on the Feline Parasiticide Board for Merck Animal Health.
When not working, Steph enjoys skating in the local Roller Derby league, running and doing endurance events, and spending time with her family.
Steph is married with two children. Their family also includes a rat terrier named Nipper and a cat named Banks.
Certified Veterinary Practice Manager
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. She has a golden retriever Bentley and two cats Pippa and Jingle. When not at work she is spending time with her husband Kevin, and their two daughters Kailey and Khloe who keep them pretty busy. She enjoys the sunshine, time spent on the water and shopping!
Assistant Office Manager