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, 2 dogs, lizards, and plethora of fish tanks. In his free time he enjoys gaming and taking care of his many succulents.

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.

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 Technology program. As of 2018, she is a registered veterinary technician (RVT). She has a passion for critter animals, particularly rodents and reptiles. She spends much of her time caring for her energetic cattle dog and her tubby tabby cat. 

Tonya has been in the veterinary field since 2006 and has been with us at OVMC since early 2015. She successfully completed a course in sterile processing from Contra Costa Medical Career College and is certified through IAHCSMM, the highest standard in the central processing field. She has two little dogs Wall-e and Eva.

Brittany has been with Oakley Veterinary Medical Center since 2017. She has worked in the veterinary field for 15 years as both a nurse and a receptionist. She enjoys spending time with her daughter Sophia and her menagerie of kitty cats: William, Benjamin, Raider and Lilah Bean.

Kristen has been with us at OVMC since 2019, and has been volunteering and working with animals since 2017. She enjoys spending time with her sisters or with her cats Archie and Jughead when not at work.

April's bio is coming soon