Leslie is our Hospital Administrator & Practice Manager. Leslie was raised in Alvin, Texas & graduated from Alvin High School in 2005. After high school, she attended Texas A & M University in College Station where she earned her bachelor’s degree by completing a major in Biomedical Science & a minor in Business. Leslie is a member of the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Class of ’09! After college, she decided to further her studies in veterinary technology while working full time at a veterinary clinic. After completing her degree through the Distance Education Veterinary Technology Program through Cedar Valley College, Leslie passed her Veterinary Technician National Exam & Texas State Exam, which accredits her the title of Licensed Veterinary Technician.
Outside of work, Leslie loves to spend time with her family & friends. She & her husband Michael have two energetic toddler boys one furchild- “Madeline”, a gorgeous but bossy medium hair cat.
Leslie joined the team here at Silverlake Animal Hospital in December of 2012, but she has worked in the veterinary industry since 2006. She has come to us with experience in all areas of the veterinary clinic including boarding, technical nursing, anesthesia, dentistry, & management. She loves working with dogs, cats, & exotics & looks forward to serving you & your pets!
Elyssa is our Floor Manager and Lead Veterinary Technician. Elyssa was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was there that she first discovered how strong her love for animals was and began volunteering with a local dog/cat rescue group. Since then she has worked and volunteered with many different types of wild, exotic and domestic animals.
Elyssa earned her Associate of Applied Science Degree in Veterinary Technology at the Vet Tech Institute of Houston in 2010. Shortly after completing her degree she passed her Veterinary Technician National Exam and her Texas State Exam, which earned her the title of Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT). Elyssa has been a technician here at Silverlake Animal Hospital since August 2013, but has been in the veterinary field since 2007.
When Elyssa isn't at work she enjoys reading, swimming, spending time with her family/friends and taking care of her own animals. Elyssa currently has a human son named Dylan, 4 mixed breed dogs, 3 Cornish Rex cats, 1 Sphynx cat, 3 ball pythons, 1 Senegal Parrot, and 2 Bearded Dragons.
Melanie is our Veterinary Technician Shift Leader. Melanie came to Silverlake Animal Hospital in July of 2014 as an extern shortly after completing schooling. She attended the Vet Tech Institute of Houston where she graduated with an Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology.
Melanie has one fur child, Trixie, a 5-year old golden retriever/lab mix. She is currently preparing to take her veterinary technician national exam & Texas state exam to become a licensed veterinary technician.
Hi, my name is Megan and I started working at Silverlake Animal Hospital in February of 2015. I have been working in the veterinary field since 2008 as a kennel technician, veterinary assistant, and veterinary technician. I attended Vet Tech Institute in 2012 and graduated in 2013. Later that year I passed my state and national board and became a Licensed Veterinary Technician in early 2014.
I currently have 4 fur-babies, 3 cats and one dog who are all rescues.
Hey there! I'm Michelle and I have been a veterinary technician with Silverlake Animal Hospital since February 2020. I am so excited to be a part of this team! I have been in the veterinary industry for 10 years, I started as a kennel technician and have worked my way up to vet tech over the years. I am currently in school to become a licensed veterinary technician and want to continue after for my specialty.
I have 2 cats, 2 dogs, and a bearded dragon whom all keep me on my toes! When I'm not working, studying, or chasing a critter around my house, I can usually be found in my kitchen eating something tasty I cooked!
Client Service Representatives
Hello, I'm Raven, born and raised in Pasadena, but moved to Pearland in 2013. I have been part of the Silverlake family since June of 2015 and I am grateful to have started in this field at such an amazing Hospital. I am also SAH's Prescription Diet Accounts Representative and our Accounts Receivable Representative.
I grew up in an animal loving house. I intend to further my experience and education in the Veterinary field. I enjoy seeing all our patients that come through our hospital doors and enjoy seeing all the love their owners have for them as well.
Hey, my name is Kristin and I started working at Silverlake Animal Hospital September 2017. Born and raised in Houston, Texas in a very pet loving environment. With rescuing and helping every wayward animal I met, I knew at a young age that the Veterinary field is where I belonged. I have been working in the Veterinary industry for over six years now. I am also SAH's Safety Coordinator.
I have one amazing husband and three very spoiled fur babies of my own; Delilah, a seven year old long haired Dachshund, who rules the household, KeeKat, an eighteen year old orange and white domestic short haired cat, who is my all time favorite little man, and last but not least Dartagnan, who is a seven year old black and white domestic shorthaired cat, who gets into absolutely everything.
I am so grateful to call Silverlake Animal Hospital my family!
Breanna- Bio coming soon!
Hi, my name is Meagan. I joined the Silverlake Animal Hospital team as a Veterinary Assistant in May 2019. I am very passionate for the care of all animals large or small, and hope to further my education to become a Veterinary Technician here in the near future.
I have three dogs- Bella a Pekingese, Harvey a rescue Lab/Boxer mix, and Maverick a rescue Jack Russel mix who are all very happy and healthy pups. When I'm not at work you can catch me relaxing outdoors typically fishing or swimming or watching the Astros play with my friends and family!
Kennel Technicians/Veterinary Assistants-
These smiling faces keep our Boarding Guests happy during their stay, so that you can relax on vacay! :)
Hi I'm Stephanie! I've been a certified veterinary assistant for 2 years now. I have 6 fur babies; 5 of them are chihuahuas ranging from ages 2 to 13 years old and our newest member is Avocato our feline baby. I'm also a mom to Cha Cha, my bearded dragon, who is 2 years old. When I'm not loving on your fur babies, I enjoy going to kickboxing and watching horror movies with my favorite fur baby Blanquita, dont let the others know ;)
Hi my name is Sylvia! I started working at Silverlake Animal Hospital January 2019. I was born in Tacoma, Washington on a navy base and moved down to Alvin, Texas when I was three, so I lived most of my life in Alvin, Texas. I graduated from Alvin High School and attended Alvin Community College for Vet Assistant. I love working with animals & get a great feeling when helping animals in need. I want to go back to school and become a Technician and one day become a Zoologist.
When I’m not working, I love to play with my 2 dogs- Bella, a rat terrier and my puppy Django, a Husky/German Shepherd mix. I’m really big on working out and eating healthy and also do pro wrestling as a hobby.
Hello! My name is Bethany and I am from Craigavin, Northern Ireland. I have been in the animal care field since 2017, and my long-term goal is to become a veterinary technician. When I'm not working here at the hospital I spend my free time with my 11 year old dachshund and my two kitties. I love to do crafts, bake and play video games. I love learning and am always looking for opportunities to learn something new!