OVMC Website, Oakley, California 94561 - Our Staff

Oakley Veterinary Medical Center

4526 Main St.
Oakley, CA 94561



Our Staff


Denny has been with Oakley Veterinary since 2001. He has always been interested in exotic and aquatic medicine. He lives in Oakley with his wife, Samantha, and their many cats. In his free time he enjoys gaming, gardening and being a crazy cat dad. 

Samantha has been with OVMC since 2015. She has always had a soft spot for animals. She lives in Oakley with her husband Denny and their many furry and scaly friends. When she isn't working, she enjoys baseball games. Go Dodgers!

Laurie has been with OVMC since 2007. She and her husband, Mark, have lived in Pittsburg for 33 years. They have two children, Jenelle and Jared. They have Gilly, an English Laborador, her kitty Laila, and Laurie is the proud owner of an Arabian mare, Santena. 

When not helping clients and pets at OVMC, Laurie enjoys fishing and camping and horseback riding. Maybe the most fun is watching her San Francisco Giants play baseball. Go Giants!

Alyssa has been with OVMC since 2016. She graduated from Carrington College's Veterinary Technician program. As of 2018, she is a registered veterinary technician (RVT). She has a passion for reptiles and other small exotic animals. She spends much of her time gaming, painting with friends and caring for her energetic cattle dog and her tubby tabby cat. 

April's bio is coming soon

Rachel has been with our practice since 2021. She is soon to be graduating from Carrington College's Veterinary Technician program. She enjoys spending her free time with Rudy (shown above) and her two dogs Toby and Cooper. 

Kristen has been with us at OVMC since 2019, and has been volunteering and working with animals since 2017. She has a great love for black cats. She enjoys her weekend brunches, family time, and cuddling her cats Archie and Jughead when not at work.

(Shown above: Kristen holding one of our many office cats, Zeke)

Britney has been with OVMC since 2021. She enjoys spending time with her horses and has been riding horses since she was 7 years old. Britney loves working with critter animals such as ferrets and guinea pigs. 

(Shown above: Britney holding one of our many office cats, Squirtle)

Sophia has been with our practice since 2020. She graduated from Carrington College's Veterinary Technician program and has a passion for a wide variety of animals. Sophia spends her free time with her horse Aries, and she loves all things Disney.