Meet Our Exceptional
Staff Members

Front Office Staff
Veterinary Technicians
Pet Kennel Staff


Ramiro was born in Puerto Rico. He moved to Texas in 2001. He has been a Veterinary Technician since 2003. In his free time, Ramiro enjoys biking and hiking. He also loves spending time with his son Aiden and his four-legged son, Drago.


Dona grew up in Sachse, TX and began working in veterinary medicine in 1999. She joined the JRPH team in 2012. Dona acquired her master’s degree in English in England where she also met her wonderful husband, Dave.

Dona and her husband have two beautiful sons, Ben and Thomas and two cats, Sir Digby Chicken Caeser and Peat.


Tosha was born in Houston, Texas. She moved to the Dallas area as a child and has been here ever since. She married her wife, Brittany, in June of 2010. They currently share a home in Lewisville with a Persian named Turtle and lots of fish.

Tosha has been working with animals since 2005 and joined the JRPH team in August of 2012. Outside of work Tosha enjoys movies, music, spending time with her family and friends and fishing.

Darlene, CVA I

Darlene grew up in Carrollton and is proud to say she has been a member of JRPH since 2009. She enjoys working with all breeds and their humans and seeing them grow and develop over the years.

Darlene shares her home with Jon and their son Noah as well as her fur baby Roman, a tabby kitty. In her spare time, she likes to get together with her friends and family.

Kelly, CVA I

Kelly has been working in veterinary medicine since 2003. She has been a member of the JRPH team since May 2011.

Kelly is married and has a son named Brody and a daughter named Ameilia.

Currently, she is working toward her CVA II. Kelly is an Ohio native and will always love snow.

Summer, CVA I

Summer has been in the Vet profession since 2006 and she loves what she does. Summer has been married to her husband, Chris, since 2006 and they have a daughter named Audrey. They also have an adopted yellow lab named Hef. In her spare time, Summer likes to sew and bake for her family and loves doing small working crafts.

Lauren, LVT

Lauren grew up in Fort Worth and attended Sul Ross State University where she received her BS in Animal Health Management.

She has been working as a veterinary technician since 2008.  Lauren currently has 3 dogs, Lilly, Lobo and Lexi and a cat named Mila.


Lidia was born in Sacramento, California and moved to Dallas when she was 11. She became part of the JRPH staff in June of 2009 and graduated from R. L Turner High School in 2010. She is attending Brookhaven College for her basics and plans to transfer to Texas A & M for the rest of undergrad and vet school. She enjoys going to the movies with friends and hanging out with her 2 year old Lab/Pit Bull Mix, Kali.