Our Staff

Leigh, Office Manager

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.


Julie, 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!


Jimi, 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.


Tracy, Dentistry Technician

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Jessica, Dentistry Technician

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Kim, Kennel Manager

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