Amanda D. – Staff Manager

Amanda D. has been with out clinic since August of 2009.
She grew up in Mishawaka, IN where she attended and graduated from Mishawaka High School. Amanda currently has 3 animals. 2 dogs: Prince – Yorkshire Terrier and Zoom – A Shih Tzu. A cat named Pete. In Amanda’s off time, she enjoys spending time with her daughter and husband.

Julie – Receptionist

Julie has been with our clinic since February 2018.
She was born in Bayton Beach and grew up in Satsuma, FL. She has no pets at this time because her son is allergic to them. Julie graduated from Palatka High School. When is not working, she loves spending as much time as possible with her son! They enjoy going to the beach and riding bikes together.

Vicky – Receptionist/Tech

Vilmarie also known as “Vicky” has been with our clinic since May of 2013.
She was born in Aguadilla Puerto Rico. She currently has 3 dogs named Gus, Penny, and Rumple. She attended school at Isabela Puerto Rico and received a certificate in accounting. She loves reading, shopping, and spending time with her daughter at the park.

Erin – Tech

Erin joined our team in March of 2018.
She was born and grew up in Hastings, FL. Erin currently has 3 dogs. She has a lab muc named Buster and 2 Chiweenies name Precious and Betsy. She graduated from Interlachen High School. She enjoys fishing, swimming, and spending time with her 3 children: Bobby, Addison, and Noah.

Linette – Tech

Linette joined our team on September of 2017.
She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and grew up in Puerto Rico. In Puerto Rico, she grew up caring for chickens, birds, and cows! This is where her love for animals started. She currently has 3 animals. A pitbull named Ivy, a cat named Rhino, and a bird named Romeo. In her free time, she enjoys salsa dancing, going to the beach, and spending as much quality time as possible with her 3 beautiful children and her husband.

Robin – Tech

Robin has been with our clinic since June of 2013.
She grew up in Titusville, FL. She currently has 6 dogs: Sandy, Tater, Buster, Widget, Sammie, and Hope. Robin really enjoys working with animals. She loves going on cruises and spending time with her dogs.

Judy – Tech

Judy has been working in the veterinary field since the late 80’s. She came to work for East Palatka in 2009. Judy was born in Maine, but grew up here in Florida. She has always been around animals as her mom had and Judy now has a boarding kennel in addition to working full time. Most notably, Judy grew up showing and obedience training Weimaraners.
Judy is a big supporter of SAFE, helping with pregnant mothers, orphaned puppies and helping with overflow. When it comes to the little ones, Judy seems to have the touch.


Doreen is our Do-It-All team member. Doreen has been assisting Dr. Smith since 1998!
She can do it all…well, except the doctor stuff. She is the go to person when there is a question or concern. She was born in Philadelphia and graduated from the University of Maine with a B.S. in Veterinary Science. She lives with her husband and 5 dogs named Bobby, Mona, Rio, Teddy, and Zeva. She likes reading, swimming, horses, and Zumba. She began her veterinary career in 1980 and had worked in the field since then. If you have a question, Doreen is your gal.