Kasie is a Certified Veterinary Technician from Ellwood City, PA where she has spent the majority of her life growing up and is now raising her own family.
Kasie attended and graduated from the Median School of Allied Health Careers (now known as The Vet Tech Institute) in Pittsburgh, PA in 2004 with her degree in Veterinary Technology. Kasie, a full-time technician, spends most of her time working on pets in the treatment area and managing the hospital’s inventory. When not working, she spends most of her free time with her husband, Mike, and her two kids, McKayla and Max.
Elisha Woods – Veterinary Technician and Certified Veterinary Dental Technician
Elisha is a Veterinary Technician that currently resides in Sharon, PA, but has spent the majority of her life growing up in Clarion, PA. Elisha graduated in 2004 from Clarion University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Environmental Geo-Science. Elisha joined the POVS team in the fall of 2010 after working in the veterinary field for four years prior. Elisha’s passion for animal care started at a very young age where she grew up and cared for both large and small animals on her father’s hobby farm. Outside of work, Elisha spends her free time either running or with her husband, Chris, and her miniature pinschers. Even though it sounds like Elisha’s whole day is spent around animals, she does have time to watch and root for her beloved Steelers and Penguins with her family and friends.
Jessica Hazen – Veterinary Assistant
Jessica, a resident of West Middlesex, rejoined the POVS staff in August of 2013. Most of you probably know Jessica because she is always with Dr. Pearsall in the exam rooms holding the animals for their exams. When Jessica isn’t holding animals, she spends her time with her children Liam, Lexi, and Logan.
Kayli Chlpka – Veterinary Assistant
Kayli has lived in Hermitage all her life and joined us in January of 2015. Kayli is a veterinary assistant that most of you see in the exam room with Dr. Pearsall holding the animals for their exams. She is currently a student at Youngstown State University working on a B.S. in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. When she isn’t here or at school she is spending quality time with the love of her life, Rocky, a 2 year old Boston Terrier Mix.