Meet our Team!

Dr. Jatin Mehta, DVM
Dr. Jatin Mehta graduated from Texas A&M University School of Veterinary Medicine after receiving his B.S. in Bio Medical Sciences from Texas A&M.  Jatin and his family re-located to Clarion in 1992 and opened Clarion Animal Hospital.  He has special interests in Orthopedics, Ultrasound, and Endoscopy.  
He currently lives in the Clarion area with his wife, Dennyse, and their very spoiled Labrador, Gabe.  He enjoys fly fishing, hiking, and spending time traveling to see the kids. 

 
Dr. Kim Williams, DVM
Dr. Kim Williams graduated from from Virginia Tech College of Veterinary Medicine in 1991 after receiving her B.S. in Animal Science from Rutgers University.  Kim joined the staff in 1996 and has developed a special interest in Internal Medicine, Ultrasound, cancer treatments using chemotherapy, and exotic pets. 
Kim currently lives in the Clarion area with her husband, Chuck, and 2 children.  Her hobbies include kayaking, hiking, and enjoying Northwest PA with her family and pets. 
 
 
 

 
Dr. Marcie Hoover, DVM
 Dr. Marcie Hoover graduated from Ohio State University School of Medicine after receiving her B.S. in Biology from Clarion University.  She joined the staff of Clarion Animal Hospital in 2000, directly after veterinary school.  She has special interests in Dentistry and Soft Tissue Surgery.  
Marcie currently lives in the Clarion area with her husband, Brian, and their 4 children.  She enjoys running, and keeping up with her active family. 

 
 
Dennyse Mehta, Practice Manager

Jatin and Dennyse relocated to Clarion in 1992 and opened Clarion Animal Hospital.  Dennyse earned her B.S. in Engineering from Texas A&M and her MBA from Clarion University.

During her spare time, she enjoys hiking, biking, and spending time with her family and friends.    

 

 

 
 
Tina Shirey, Office Manager

Tina has been with the team since 1994.  She currently lives in Fairmount City with her husband Bryan, 2 children, 1 dog, 2 cats, and 3 horses.  

During Tina’s spare time she enjoys horseback riding, and going to her favorite vacation spot, the Caribbean!

 
 
 Shelly Atzeni, Client Communications

Shelly joined the team in 1996.  She currently lives in Sligo with her husband Rick, daughter, 2 cats, and 2 dogs. 

During Shelly’s spare time, she keeps busy with her special interest in photography.  She also enjoys the beach, riding horses, golfing, pool days, and spending time with her family and friends.  

 
 
Krista Brown, Client Communications

Krista earned her B.S. in Liberal Studies from Clarion University in 2013.  She joined the team in 2015.  She currently lives in the Clarion area with her husband Brandon, son, and 1 dog.

During Krista’s spare time, she enjoys reading, traveling, and spending quality time with her family.

 
 
Chrissy Larson, Client Communications

Chrissy has been part of the team since 2004.  Chrissy lives in the Clarion area with her one dog and cat. 

During her spare time she enjoys hunting both deer and rattlesnakes.  She also enjoys spending time with her family and friends. 

 
 
Britney Lauer, Client Communications

Britney joined the team in 2008.  She currently lives in the Clarion area with her husband Tyler, daughter, and 2 dogs.  

During her spare time, Britney enjoys antiquing and spending time with family and friends.

 
Lisa Radaker, CVT

Lisa earned her Associate’s Degree in Specialized Technology, Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice, and Certificate in Legal Studies.  Lisa joined the team in 2011.  She currently lives in Knox with her family, 2 dogs, 2 rabbits, and 4 ducks.  

During Lisa’s spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, reading, crafts, and kayaking. 

 
Amanda Smith, CVT

Amanda earned her Associate’s Degree in Veterinary Technology.  She joined the team in 2013.  During her time at Clarion Animal Hospital, she has gained a special interest in Radiology,Oncology, and has completed CE training in Physical Therapy. Amanda currently lives in Rimersburg with her husband Taylor, daughter, 2 dogs, and 2 cats.  

When Amanda has some spare time, she enjoys hunting (archery being her favorite time of the year), running, horseback riding, spending quality time with her family, and traveling to see new things. 

 
 
Trista Minick, Surgical Assistant

Trista earned her B.S. in Wildlife and Fishery Science with a minor in Marine Science from the University of Penn State.  Trista joined the team in 2002, and she is a Surgery and Dental Technician.  She currently lives in Sligo with her husband Tom, 2 children, and their lovable Bloodhound, Penelope. 

During Trista’s spare time, she enjoys riding her bicycle and camping with her family.

 
Erin Obenreder, CVT

Erin earned her B.S. in Veterinary Technology and also a Certificate in Small Business Management.  Erin joined the team in 2014.  Her special interests are focused on Surgery and Anesthesia.  Erin currently lives in Lucinda with her husband Luke, and 3 dogs. 

During Erin’s spare time, she enjoys bike riding, reading, sketching, and painting. 

 

 

 
Lauren Miller, CVT

Lauren earned her Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology from Alfred State College.  Lauren  joined the Team in 2016.  Her special interest here at the hospital is working with the new puppies and kittens! Lauren currently lives in the Limestone area with her husband Michael and her dog. 

In Lauren’s spare time she enjoys running, spending time with her family and friends, and preparing for there first born that will be arriving in February 2019. 

 
Cristy Kapp, CVT

Cristy joined the team in 1998.  She is a Penn Foster graduate (CVT), and has attended Continuing Education classes to further her knowledge in Physical Therapy. Cristy’s special interest here at the clinic is Surgery, Laser treatment, and Physical Therapy.  She currently lives in Shippenville with her husband Mike, 4 dogs, 4 horses, 1 cat, 2 guinea pigs, chickens, guineas, turkey, and geese.  She enjoys her farm life!

During Cristy’s spare time, she enjoys horseback riding, camping, and kayaking. 

 
 
Kali Flick, Veterinary Assistant

Kali joined the team in 2017.  She earned her Associates degree in Veterinary Technology.  Kali currently lives in the Rimersburg area with one dog.  

During her spare time she enjoys hunting, fishing, spending time with her family and friends. 

 
Tristan Acre, Veterinary Assistant

Tristan earned his B.S. in Biology at the University of Pittsburgh.  He joined the team in 2018.  Tristan is interested in pursing a career in Veterinary Medicine and has a special interest in Orthopedics and Surgery.  Tristan currently lives in Punxsutawney with his 2 dogs, and 4 horses.  

During Tristan’s spare time, he enjoys hunting, fishing, kayaking, and snowboarding.