Our Staff

Jimi, Business Manager/Lead Veterinary Technician

Jimi is a veterinary technician who joined the team at Perkins Road Veterinary Hospital in 2021. She completed a veterinary assistant training program in 2007 and started her career at a small animal practice. In 2014, Jimi graduated from Penn Foster College under the direction of Dr. Margi Sirios and earned an Applied Science degree in Veterinary Technology. Since 2015, Jimi has worked in supervisory positions as a lead technician and in practice management.

Julie, Office Manager/Receptionist

Julie has been with Perkins Road Veterinary Hospital since May of 2016. She is a graduate of Louisiana State University having obtained a degree in General Studies. Julie is the mother of an awesome set of twins, daughter, Tori, and son, Zak. Her pet family includes kitty, Coco Chanel, grand kitties Mr. Fluff and Marley, and grand dog, Charli. In her time away from the hospital, Julie volunteers for the Louisiana Organ Procurement Agency (LOPA), and is a cystic fibrosis mentor. Fun facts about Julie are that she loves the beach, road trips, listening to local live music, and a really good margarita!

Leigh, Receptionist

Leigh is a transplant from Virginia who moved to Louisiana in 1978. A former dental assistant, she started working in the veterinary field in 1987. Leigh came up through the ranks, working her way through kennel duty, to receptionist, to manager. She has been part of the team at Perkins Road Veterinary Hospital since 2006. Leigh and her husband, Sam, have three dogs, Peaches, Macy, and Pebbles. They also have five cats, Louis, Eli, Jose, Frankie, and Bernie. Away from work, Leigh enjoys traveling to remote places; her favorite place is Alaska. She is also passionate about LSU baseball. She has season tickets to the Tigers baseball games, and almost never misses a game. Leigh enjoys traveling to see them play when they are on the road. Something that most people don’t know about Leigh is that she has titanium knees. She has had a total replacement of both knees, and they are perfect.

Emma - Dentistry Technician

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Kimberly - Dentistry Technician

Kimberly is one of the newest members of the staff at Perkins Road Veterinary Hospital having joined in January of 2023. She graduated from Capitol High School in 1995 and earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Science and Agriculture at Southern University in 2012. In 2013, following graduation, Kimberly completed CEAT at Companion Animal Alliance. Her special interest in veterinary medicine is being a dentistry technician. Kimberly’s family includes her husband, Brian and two daughters, Cara and Bria. She also has a German Shepherd named Zulu, and a cat, Selena. Kimberly is a member of Mt. Gillion Baptist Church. She describes herself as a regular homebody; she enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with family. A fun fact about Kimberly is that she will travel for great food!

Lindsay - Veterinary Technician

Lindsay joined the staff at Perkins Road Veterinary Hospital in October of 2022. Her education achievements include earning a Bachelor Degree in Communications from Southeastern Louisiana University in 2004, a Master Degree in English Education from the University of Alabama in Birmingham in 2010, and an Associate Degree in Veterinary Technology from Baton Rouge Community College in 2022. Lindsay gained great experience working in the veterinary field at the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine. Her special interests in the field include the areas of large animal and equine. Lindsay has been married since 2012. Her pet family consists of two chihuahuas named Spartacus and Saint, a rat terrier/chihuahua mix named Layla, and three cats named Ghost, Voodoo, and Trilogy, who is a tripod. In her spare time, Lindsay loves to read and watch movies. A fun fact about her is that she has a great deal of movie knowledge.

Terri - Kennel Manager

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Samantha - Kennel Technician

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The Don - Clinic Cat