Meet our Staff
Greenbriar Animal Hospital is a close-knit family of technicians and receptionists who have worked together for years. Our family's goal is to keep yours happy and healthy.
A veterinary technician, Mindy's love for working with animals began as a 12-year-old volunteer at local shelters. She has more than 12 years experience in the veterinary field. A University of Florida graduate, Mindy holds a degree in psychology. She has a particular interest in comparative psychology and animal behavior. Mindy joined our team in the spring of 2014 after moving to Jacksonville with her husband. While she loves all animals, Mindy has a special fondness for cats and as a result has many stories of late-night bottle feedings for fostered kittens. In her spare time, Mindy reads, watches too much television, plays board games, and spends time with her husband and her cat, Flick. Mindy is a very proud Gator.
Becky has been a member of our front staff since December of 2003! Retired from Bell South after 30 years, hers is usually the first smiling face you will see when entering our clinic. She is proud of her southern cooking and her two Chihuahuas, Teka, aka Landshark, and Naylor, and her two cats, Cookie and Jodi, all rescues.
A veterinary technician, Jenn has been following her childhood passion, working with animals and has been doing so for over 10 years. She has moved frequently following her husband who is in the Marine Corp. Jennifer has experience with a variety of animal ranging from wild life to domestic. For many years she assisted with the care and treatment of exotic animals such as lions, tigers, and elephants. She moved to St. Augustine in 2016 with her husband, three kids and her two dogs,a Dogo Argentino and American Bully. In her spare time Jenn enjoys spending time at the beach with her family and she also enjoys watching football (Go Eagles).
Since Sara was a little girl she was always interested in learning about animals and helping the ones in need. In 2014 she started as a veterinary technician to fulfill both of those interests, and eventually moved to St. Johns and brought her abilities and energy to Greenbriar Animal Hospital. She has a 6 year old Blue Nose Pit Bull named Bentley whom she loves to spend her spare time with at the beach or by the pool.
Sarah performs double-duty as a Greenbriar technician and receptionist. A Greenbriar employee since 2012, Sarah has worked in the veterinary field since 2009. She just graduated with a Bachelors degree in Organizational Management. Sarah is the proud pet parent of Paisley, a Boston Terrier, three big dogs and three cats. Sarah is known for causing outbursts of laughter among clients and coworkers when she is not regaling the dogs with song.
A staff technician, Alissa holds a Bachelors degree in Marine Science and Biology from Jacksonville University. She plans to continue her education in the biological sciences and is interested in conducting field research in Bioacoustics. Alissa owns two Shiba Inus and a Bearded Dragon.
Mary began volunteering at Greenbriar Animal Hospital in 2011 and officially joined the GAH team in January of 2018. She recently graduated from the University of Central Florida with a bachelors degree in biology with a minor in medical sociology. She plans to continue her education by pursuing a degree in veterinary medicine. Mary owns a golden retriever named Maggie Mae along with two cats named Lola and Bella.
Jennifer has worked as a technician and receptionist at Greenbriar since 2006. She is a primary contact for G.R.E.A.T. (Golden Retriever) Rescue questions. Before coming to Greenbriar, Jenn worked as the head technician for Idexx Laboratories. She continues to serve as our "lab queen" and head tech. She has a gift for finding and identifying various lumps on dogs. Jenn is a proud mother of two boys, one cat and two dogs.
Head receptionist Lisa, joined Dr. Oglesby at Greenbriar Animal Hospital in 1999. Lisa is responsible for patient medical records, new client forms and regular receptionist duties. She has led many digital improvements in the front office. Lisa enjoys her three Dachshunds, her Maine Coon cat and dressage training/showing her wonderful Friesians.
A veterinary technician for over 12 years, Teri loves animals of all varieties, even raising monkeys as a child. Teri is a technician and receptionist at Greenbriar since 2008. She loves being in a clinic with our "great group of people". In her spare time, Teri loves to garden and cook. She also enjoys photography and listening to music. Teri takes pride in volunteering with many organizations.
Whitney volunteered at Greenbriar Animal Hospital while attending Bishop Kenny High School. She has worked as a veterinary technician since January of 2015. Whitney is very passionate about helping rescue animals, which united her with a very energetic flat coat retriever named Kona. She wishes to attend veterinary school and work as a research doctor after attaining a chemical engineering degree.
As a veterinary technician, Colin has worked in the field since 2014 and has gained the knowledge and skills working with everything from small animals to exotic pets to sanctuary wildlife. Having a newly discovered passion for veterinary medicine, he wants to continue his education and become a veterinarian while working with the fantastic group of people at Greenbriar Animal Hospital. Outside of work he enjoys above all else spending time with his partner, Teryann, and their two 4 year old sons, Mason and Leon. While unconventional, Colin has 5 pets, all of which are various reptiles including leopard geckos, a bearded dragon, a savannah monitor, and a carpet python.