Our Team

Our staff of experienced and expert veterinarian doctors and skilled vet staff is ready when your pet needs us. Call or contact us today to learn more.

Hospital Manager at Phoenix animal hospital

Susan Carter
Practice Manager

Susan has been in the role of Practice Manager at Stonecrest since 2010, having relocated from the Midwest. Originally from upstate New York, Susan has spent her entire career in the animal care industry, first as a veterinary technician after obtaining her degree in Veterinary Health Technology. She has held positions as an animal control officer, humane society manager and finally joining the veterinary care industry in 2005. Outside of work, Susan enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with family and friends. She shares her home with her husband David and two cats.

Customer Service Representatives


Jazmyn joined the Stonecrest team in early 2017, having worked in a similar role in the Phoenix area. She is an Arizona native who shares her home with “Biggie”, her English Bulldog. Outside of work, Jazmyn can be found either at the gym, hiking and enjoying time with her family.


Originally from Beaverton, Oregon Hannah and her family relocated to Arizona in 2008. When not at work, she is busy with college classes and spending time with her dog Momo and cat, Maeju. Her interests include the three S’s - Science, sleep and Super Mario.

Vet Techs

Michelle - Lead Veterinary Technician

Originally from New Jersey, Michelle first joined Stonecrest Animal Hospital as a kennel attendant in 2012. She then enrolled in Anthem College. After graduating with an Associates Degree in Applied Science, Michelle stepped into the role of veterinary technician. She was promoted to Lead Technician in 2017. In her spare time Michelle enjoys reading and playing guitar. She is owned by one cat, “Mila”.


Originally from Auburn, New York, Jessica joined the Stonecrest family in 2010. During her time with us, she married and became a mother to a daughter, Zaylee. She also shares her home with her dog, Ms. Rosetta Rose Petal and three cats. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys reading, basketball and spending time with her husband and little girl.

Vet Assistants


Originally from New York, Simone joined our team first as a kennel attendant while attending Carrington College. She graduated as a Veterinary assistant in 2016. She shares her home with two dogs, Occhi and Izzy, and her cat, Sir Didymus. Outside of work, Simone enjoys spending time at the batting cage, watching the Diamondbacks and enjoying time with her fur family.


An Arizona native, Nikki joined our team first as a kennel attendant. She is currently enrolled as a student at Pima Medical institute working on her degree in Veterinary Technology. In addition to her son, Nikki shares her home with four cats, two dogs and a goldfish. Her hobbies include cooking, reading, dancing and attending concerts.

Kennel Attendants


Matt has been with Stonecrest Animal hospital since 2015, providing compassionate care to the animals in our boarding facility. He also assists with hospital maintenance and lawn care. Matt has one dog, Selena, an Alaskan Malamute. Outside of work, Matt enjoys playing bass in his band and hiking.


Charlene Yoder

Charlene has been a groomer at Stonecrest since 2012. Born and raised in Ontario, Canada, she has spent her adult life breeding, training and grooming multiple breeds of dogs, mainly Cavalier King Spaniels. She enjoys grooming all breeds and specializes in terriers and toy breeds. In addition to her career as a groomer, Char has participated in AKC dog shows both in the United States and internationally with her husband, Lamont, another purebred dog enthusiast and dog show judge. Char and her husband have two children, Ryan and Julia.

Debbie Ediger

Debbie has been with Stonecrest as a groomer since 2000. She was born and raised in Washington State. Debbie escapes the Phoenix heat each summer, spending time at her cabin in Wyoming with her husband, her two horses and her four dogs, two Border Collies and two Shetland Sheepdogs. She also enjoys camping, trail riding, dog agility trials and canine dock diving.