Laurie Jones, DVM – Veterinarian & Practice Owner
Dr. Jones graduated from the University Of Florida College Of Veterinary Medicine in 1994. After graduating she interned in South Florida and then worked as an associate veterinarian before founding Hilltop Animal Hospital in 2000. In her free time, Dr. Jones enjoys her many pets including horses, miniature donkeys, rabbits, cats and dogs.
Brianne – Client Services
Brianne joined our team October 2017.
Lisa – Client Services
Lisa rejoined our client services team March 2017. Lisa loves interacting with clients and patients. Lisa spends her free time with her 2 dogs, 3 children and cats.
Alex – Kennel Manager
Alex rejoined our team in October. She has been managing a kennel in the St. Augustine.
Georgia – Office Manager/Lead Technician/Bookkeeper
Georgia has been a Veterinary Technician at Hilltop since 2009, and worked as a technician since 2003. Her experience includes working at UF College of Veterinary Medicine Small Animal Hospital as an Intensive Care Technician and working for an Equine Veterinarian in Ocala. She took classes in Veterinary Technology through St. Petersburg College. Georgia is currently working towards her BS degree in Accounting. Georgia enjoys spending her free time outdoors with her family and four legged friends.
Chris – Tech
Chris joined the Hilltop team in July 2016, after moving to High Springs with his family from Alaska. Chris is currently working towards his degree in Animal Science with aspirations of become a Large Animal/Equine Vet. He spends his free time on his farm with his goats, chickens, dogs, cat and his wife and 8 year old daughter. Chris has experience with large and small animals.
Christie – Tech
Christie started working at Hilltop Animal Hospital in Feb. 2016, when she and her husband moved to the area from the south. She is a native Floridian and has been a Veterinary Technician for 36 years. Christie has bred and shown champion Boxers and English Labradors under the kennel name Fanta-C Boxers and Labradors, as well as showing and breeding Appaloosas. Proud owner of the 1974 world Reining Horse, Champion High Hand Jag. Christie enjoys kayaking, horse back riding, gardening and her small farm of 40 plus chickens, 2 boxer dogs, and 2 rescue horses.
Josh started working as a Veterinary Technician at Hilltop Animal Hospital November 2015. He graduated from Santa Fe High School with his certificate in veterinary assisting. He enjoys fishing during his free time, including his lunch breaks.