Ian joined our team in July of 2021. Prior to this, his dog Cooper became critically ill in May of 2021. Ian credits the diagnostics and care of Hollywood Hill Animal Hospital for saving his dog’s life. Shortly after, with a career change on the horizon, Hollywood Hill Animal Hospital had an open position. After experiencing firsthand how impactful the organization and industry are not only for pets but for pet families alike, Ian knew it was the perfect fit. Ian is an import from New England and holds a passion for all things Boston. He enjoys rooting for the New England Patriots, the Boston Red Sox, and the Boston Bruins. In his free time, Ian loves to spend time outdoors and being active with his dog Cooper and his fiance.
On any given day you will find Kelsey doing many positions around the hospital, being part of the team since 2010 she has been able to grow her skills and knowledge in veterinary medicine and likes jumping in wherever help is needed. Her favorite part of being on the team is the relationships she gets to build with both pets and pet parents… and giving cookies, she LOVES to pamper your pet with love and COOKIES! Being a native to the Pacific Northwest, she enjoys spending her spare time outdoors with her two dogs Touge and Haze who are adorably obsessed with each other. If she isn’t out enjoying the Seattle rain or shine you can find her at a brewery appreciating a nice cold brewski.
As the newest addition to the team, Sarah is enjoying meeting the faces of the Hollywood Hill family, both furry and human. On her free time, Sarah enjoys going to concerts and exploring the beautiful PNW with her two dogs Grace and Bella. She is also a pet mom to a hedgehog and many colorful fish. Sarah dreams of living on a farm someday where she can grow her furry family with pygmy goats, chickens, ducks and sheep.
Licensed Veterinary Technician
Chloe has had a passion for animals all her life, so it was a natural step for her to pursue a career in the field. Chloe joined us in 2014 as a kennel assistant and was soon working as a vet assistant. Now a licensed veterinary technician, she has a special interest in veterinary dentistry and loves seeing her regular clients and patients at Hollywood Hill. In her free time, she enjoys spoiling her two cats Evangeline and Saoirse, and caring for her houseplants, runner ducks, and various tropical freshwater fish.
After growing up around AKC dog shows, Malynn (Muh-lin) joined the Hollywood Hill team in November 2020. Malynn is a proud WSU Coug, graduating with a BA in English and BS in Psychology in May 2019. Go Cougs! She loves going to work with her dog Samwise Gamgee (and he loves the cookies and attention he gets at work). When not at work, she loves going to local wineries or traveling around the country with her sister, showing her Cavalier King Charles Spaniels.
Derek joined our team January 2021. He is currently in the radiation therapist program at Bellevue College. Derek loves to be active outdoors on his time off his favorite activities are skiing and biking. He also enjoys spending time with friends, family and his gang of pets at home that include 2 greyhounds, 2 Holland Lop Rabbits, and 1 cat.
Sandra joined the team May 2021 after completing an internship with us for her veterinary assistant program at PIMA Medical Institute, she is planning to continue on to the veterinary technician program. Sandra grew up here in the beautiful PNW and loves enjoying the outdoors by walking her cats on a leash. Sandra loves all types of animals and has even spent time helping her family with farm animals. Outside of work Sandra enjoys spending her days relaxing and napping.
Noah was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. Growing up he had a cat and dog and from them, he learned to love all animals. After years working in the corporate world, Noah decided to follow his passion and go into animal medicine. A recent graduate from the PIMA Veterinary Assistant program, Noah looks forward to helping the patients of HHAH stay healthy and feel better. Outside of work Noah likes to read, play video games, and spend time with his cats Bubastis and Harvey.