Staff of Salmon Creek Veterinary Clinic

Salmon Creek Veterinary StaffErin Dunsire, Practice Manager

As Salmon Creek Veterinary Clinic's Practice Manager, Erin Dunsire's responsibilities include scheduling, team training, coaching, inventory, pricing, client relations, billing, payroll, and team reviews and mentoring. Erin has an Associate's Degree in Business, an Associate's Degree in Veterinary Technology and is a licensed veterinary technician in Washington. Driven and enthusiastic, she joined the clinic in July 2014.

"I admire the quality of medicine that Dr. Martin practices," she says. "I am happy to work in an environment in which there's genuine care for pets, their owners and the well-being of team members. Most of all, I believe in Dr. Martin and our business manager, Brandon."

Outside work, Erin enjoys art, painting, drawing, playing video games, reading and exploring the Northwest. She has a cat named Fatty Patty, a Dachshund named Bebeiana, a Standard Poodle named Haggis and fish.


Salmon Creek Veterinary StaffMisty Wooldridge, Veterinary Nurse and Technician

Misty Wooldridge joined Salmon Creek Veterinary Clinic in January 2011. Driven by her desire to help our clients in the care of their pets and to continually expand her knowledge, Misty's responsibilities include bringing patients to examination rooms, drawing blood, running lab work, filling medication and monitoring our patients during surgery and recovery.

"I enjoy and love my job and the people I work with," she says. "I love learning new things every day and growing in veterinary medicine."

Outside work, Misty enjoys hiking, gardening, DIY craft projects, softball and having fun with her 7 year old. She also has two pets: a Chihuahua/Maltese named Feebee and a domestic shorthair cat named Meow.


Salmon Creek Veterinary StaffReese Hensen, Veterinary Nurse

Reese Hensen is a veterinary nurse with Salmon Creek Veterinary Clinic. Her job responsibilities include greeting and educating clients, administering vaccines, filling prescriptions and reviewing their instructions with clients. She's been a member of our veterinary hospital's team since March of 2015.

Reese has her Associate's degree in Animal Sciences, and is certified as a Veterinary Technician in Oregon. She also takes time out of her schedule to volunteer for the Portland Animal Wellness Team.

"I love the people I work with, because we have lots of fun, but we're dedicated professionals who get the job done, too," Reese says. "And I love seeing all our regular kitties and clients."

At home, Reese cares for three cats named Mortimer, Oscar, and CoCo. In her free time she enjoys table top gaming, video gaming, making dream catchers and reading.


Salmon Creek Veterinary StaffLori Ann Rivas, Master Groomer and Veterinary Nurse

As our Groomer and Veterinary Nurse, Lori Ann Rivas's responsibilities include gently bathing, clipping, brushing and shaving cats and dogs and helping identify problems with patients' skin, nails, ears, eyes, anal glands and teeth. A professionally trained groomer, she's passionate about grooming and making the pet's experience as pleasant and stress-free as possible.

"I can perform my grooming in a great environment that I've transformed into a spa-like experience," she says. "My team members are supportive, caring people and my supervisor understands great pet care, as well as team building and helping team members achieve their goals."

When she's not at work, Lori Ann enjoys camping, hiking, swimming and grooming events. As a mother of four, she is also kept busy with her children's activities. Lori Ann is also mom to her Bordeaux Mastiffs.


Salmon Creek Veterinary StaffHolly Albani, Receptionist

Holly Albani joined Salmon Creek Veterinary Clinic in November 2014. As our receptionist, her responsibilities include answering the phones, greeting clients, checking patients in and out and scheduling appointments.

"I like working at SCVC because of the team we have," she says. "We all have personalities that blend and work really well together."

Holly has a Belgian Malinois mix named Sunny and a Shepherd/Lab mix named Wrecks. She enjoying spending her free time hiking, painting and with her dogs.

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