Staff

Central Animal Hospital Team


Hospital Administrator, Nancy

Hospital Administrator - Nancy

Nancy joined Central Animal Hospital when her husband, Dr. Mark Brown took over ownership in June 1998. She is a native of Long Island, New York, and moved to Florida with her family in 1974. She has a BA degree in Business Management from Eckerd College. Nancy manages both Central Animal Hospital locations and, in her free time, enjoys working out at Orange Theory, gardening, attending church and singing in the choir. She and Dr. Brown have two grown daughters and a granddaughter. Nancy also enjoys “mothering” their five Boston Terriers, two of which are show dogs, and all of which she refers to as her stress relievers.

Certified Veterinarian Technician & Practice Manager, Sarah

Certified Veterinarian Technician & Practice Manager - Sarah


Sarah moved from Colorado because she wanted to be close to the ocean. She joined the Central Animal Hospital team in October 2016 with ten years prior veterinary technician experience.

​​​​​​​Sarah earned a B.S. degree in Psychology and an Associates degree in Veterinary Technology. She has one cat, “crazy” Harriet, as she lovingly calls her Orange Tabby. Her hobbies include playing tennis, decorating, and watching football. Go Broncos!

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Administrative Assistant - Brittany

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Brittany joined the Central Animal Hospital team in April 2017 as administrative assistant to our Hospital Administrator. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and raised in Tallahassee, Florida and earned a B.A. Degree in English Literature from FSU. She moved to St. Petersburg to be closer to the beach. She has one dog, a Pomeranian named Harper, who she lovingly refers to as her “daughter.” In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with Harper and exploring St. Petersburg and meeting the great people who live here. She also enjoys traveling and visiting her family, spending time by the water and watching college football as an avid Dawgs & ‘Noles fan.

Office Manager – Kiara


Kiara joined the Central Animal Hospital team in September 2018. Her childhood was spent in Stuttgart, Germany and she also grew up in NC where she earned her B.S. in Sociology before moving to St. Petersburg in April 2018. Kiara loves spending her free time with her husband and family. She also enjoys painting, shopping and decorating, and shares her home with her husband, a Boxer named Bailey, and their little hamster, Cookie.

Patient Care Coordinator - Kimberley

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Kimberley joined the Central Animal Hospital team in April 2019. She was born and raised here in St. Petersburg, FL. Kimberley enjoys spending all her free time with her family, especially get-togethers, BBQing and being outdoors together. She loves museums, fishing and everything about being a mother to her five children.

Patient Care Coordinator - Taylor

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Taylor joined the Central Animal Hospital team in March 2019. She was born in Dallas, TX and raised here in St. Petersburg, FL. She loves spending her free time with her daughter and taking their dog Tyson, a Boxer/Pit Mix who they share their home with, to the park and the beach. Taylor also enjoys reading, gardening, swimming and cooking, and lives by the Mary Anne Radmacher quote that “Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I'll try again tomorrow.”

Patient Care Coordinator - Belinda

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Belinda joined the Central Animal Hospital team in June 2019. She was born and raised in Miami, FL and moved to St. Petersburg to be closer to family. She loves spending her free time with her granddaughter, gardening, going to the beach and playing solitaire. Belinda also enjoys reading and watching old black and white movies. She shares her home with her two dogs, Mabel and Mango.

Certified Veterinary Technician - Emily


Emily joined the Central Animal Hospital team in July 2017. She grew up in Blue Springs, Missouri and moved down here to get away from the snowy winters and be near sunshine and the beach. Emily earned her Associates degree in Veterinary Technology. She enjoys anything outdoors and spends her free time camping, hiking, and playing with her dogs. She is a self-described “foodie” and is always up for grabbing lunch or dinner and trying new food. She shares her home with her fluffy black cat, Inky, and her two rescue dogs – Dilbert, an American Bulldog Mix, and Darla, a Bulldog mix.

Clinical Veterinary Assistant - Katie

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Katie joined the Central Animal Hospital team in August 2017. She grew up in Dayton, Ohio and moved down here because she felt anything white covering the ground should be sand, not snow. Katie earned her Associates degree in Veterinary Technology. She enjoys spending her free time at the beach or by the pool. She also enjoys going to baseball and football games. She shares her home with her two cats, Marvin and Tiki and her English Bulldog, Sophie.

Clinical Veterinary Assistant - Kylie

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Kylie joined the Central Animal Hospital team in June 2019. She was born and raised in Atlanta, GA and earned her BSFR in Wildlife Biology at UGA. Kylie moved to St. Petersburg to be near family and escape the winter. She loves spending her free time running while training for her 1st marathon, reading, drawing, and watching The Office. Her hobbies also include art, cooking, yoga, listening to podcasts, and playing with her two cats, Debbie and Delores, who share a home with Kylie and her husband.

Veterinary Assistant - Jessica

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Jessica joined the Central Animal Hospital team in September 2018. She was born and raised here in St. Petersburg, FL, earned her B.S Degree at USF, and aspires to be a Veterinarian one day. Jessica loves spending her free time with family and friends, working out and watching movies. She also enjoys painting and listening to music. Jessica shares her home with her four dogs- one a Mutt mix and the other three French Bulldogs.

Kennel/Hospital Assistant - Jennifer

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Jennifer joined the Central Animal Hospital team in April 2018. She was born and raised in South Toms River, NJ and has lived in St. Petersburg, FL since February 2018. Jennifer has two cats, Tiger and Lily, and one dog, a Pugle named AJ. She looks forward to starting school at SPC and becoming a Certified Veterinary Technician.

Canine Rehabilitation Assistant - Alexandria

Alex joined the Central Animal Hospital team in July 2017. She grew up in Connecticut and moved down here to further her career in animal care. In her free time, she enjoys playing videogames and going to the beach. She also enjoys spending time volunteering at animal shelters. Alex shares her home with her dog – Gus, a Pitbull mix and her two cats – Whiskers and Princess.

Kennel/Hospital Assistant - Julia

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Julia joined the Central Animal Hospital team in June 2019. She was born in N.C. and raised in St. Petersburg most of her life. She loves spending her free time going on nature walks and taking pictures wherever she goes, relaxing by the water, and reading. Julia also enjoys being active outdoors in our sunny city and taking her two dogs- a Pitbull and a Husky- to the beach. She also shares her home with her fiancé and their three cats- Boots, James and Nova.

Bookkeeper - Cathy

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Cathy joined the Central Animal Hospital team in August 2019. She was born and raised in Medford, NY and moved to St. Petersburg with her family in 1996. She loves to travel and spend time with family and friends in her free time. Cathy also enjoys reading and thrift sale shopping for old furniture to redo. She and her daughter share their home with their two dogs, one a Chihuahua and Jack Russell mix named Spike, and the other a Chihuahua rescue named Jax.

Certified Veterinary Technician - Nikole

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Nikole joined the Central Animal Hospital team in October 2019. She was born and raised in Sebring, FL and recently moved to St. Petersburg with her daughter for a fresh start by the beach and because this was one of her favorite areas growing up. She earned her certification as a Veterinary Technician and plans to pursue a degree in Marine Sciences. Nikole loves spending her free time with her daughter, working out, going to the beach, and teaching basic self-defense classes. She also enjoys photography, making dreamcatchers, and spending time with her two Pugs she shares her home with, Nilla and Tootsie.

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