Meet the Technicians

dermatological technician Tami P.Tami P.

Tami has worked at ADRC since May, 2004. Tami’s pet family includes three dogs: Kitti, an Akita; Cash, a Dorkie (Dachshund/Yorkie); and Nero, a Morkie (Maltese/Yorkie). Two of her favorite dermatologic conditions are pemphigus foliaceus and lupoid onychodystrophy.

Tami’s favorite quote:

“To err is human, to forgive, Canine” ~ Anonymous


Dermatological Technician Stephanie ZStephanie Z.

Stephanie has been a part of the ADRC team since July 2014. She shares her home with 5 playful dogs: An epileptic Jack Russell named Heidi, two Dachshunds named Wyatt and Daisy, a Labrador mix named Ellie, and a bouncing Chihuahua named Ayla. She also has two cats, Cale and Logan. Skin cancers would be Stephanie’s favorite dermatological disease because of her past experience with Radiation Therapy.

Stephanie’s favorite quote:

“When I look into the eyes of an animal I do not see an animal. I see a living being. I see a friend. I feel a soul.” ~ A.D. Williams

Dermatological Technician Teresa MTeresa M.

Teresa has worked at ADRC since June 2013. Her four-legged family members are a Pug named “General”, and a Rhodesian Ridgeback named “Aslan”. Teresa’s favorite dermatological diseases would be the different types of skin cancer because of her past experience working with a Veterinary Oncologist. She also enjoys being a part of the diagnostic process and any further treatment needed.

Theresa’s favorite quotes:

“A dog is not considered a good dog because he is a good barker. A man is not considered a good man because he is a good talker.” ~ Buddha

“The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.” ~ Charles Darwin

dermatological technician Taylor BTaylor B.

Taylor has been a part of the ADRC team since April 2015. Taylor’s furry family includes: “Roper,” a cute but bossy three-year-old Chihuahua, and “Bella” a spunky and sweet boxer. Taylor’s favorite dermatological condition is Immune Mediated.

Taylor’s favorite quotes:

“Keep your eyes open and your feet moving forward. You’ll find what you need.” – Unknown

“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” – Anatole France

Dermatological Technician Leah MLeah M.

Leah had worked in general practice for several years when she realized very quickly that her true passion lay with dermatology. She joined the ADRC team in February, 2016. Leah has two fur babies: Booda, a 14-year-old fawn pug and Cali, a 9-year-old calico. Her two favorite dermatologic disorders are pemphigus foliaceus and epithelial inclusion cysts.

Leah’s favorite quotes:

“She believed she could, so she did.” ~ R.S. Gray


Dermatological Technician Sarah ZSarah Z.

Sarah joined the ADRC team in June, 2016. Sarah’s pets include two loving dogs, “Kipper” and “Scout”, two wonderful cats “Penelope” and “D’Artanian”, and two beautiful horses, “Arizona” and “Brigador”. Sarah’s favorite dermatological disease is Pemphigus foliaceus.

Sarah’s favorite quote:

“Before you get a pet, you can’t quite imagine what living with one might be like, afterward, you can’t imagine living any other way.” ~ Caroline Knapp