About Us

Office Staff


Courtney Whitcher

PRACTICE MANAGER

Courtney began her career with veterinary clinics when she joined the staff at Bartow Animal Hospital in 1996. She graduated from Kennesaw State University in 2002 having earned a business degree. She is married and has one daughter.


Cathy Lagneaux

Human Resources and Accounting Assistant

Cathy has worked in the veterinary industry since 1990. She joined Lake City Animal Hospital in 2003 as a receptionist.

Cathy and her family have been fostering cats and kittens for a rescue group for several years. In addition to fostering, she has three cats, and just recently adopted another kitten and a boxer puppy. Cathy enjoys spending time with her family and reading.


Ashley O'Brien

Administrative Assistant

Ashley has worked in the veterinary field since 2001, and she is an asset to the Lake City Animal Hospital team. She has dogs and a cat that she adores.


Alexandra Brookshire

Lead Receptionist

Alex began her Veterinary career at Bartow Animal Hospital in 2006. She was born and raised in Acworth, GA. She attended the University of Mississippi, where she studied Business. Hotty Toddy! She started her role as Lead Receptionist here at Lake City Animal Hospital in January 2021. She is married to a future Veterinarian and they have a son, dogs, and cat.


Dana Dabdoub

Dana joined Lake City Animal Hospital in 2020. She attended Georgia State University and has a background in Corporate Health. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, obedience training, and conformation with her four dogs. Dana is a proud owner of two Rottweilers and two rescue dogs.



Skylar Blick

Skylar has worked at Lake City since 2019. She started in kennel and transferred to receptionist. Skylar has a dog, cats and fish. She loves being a part of Lake City Animal Hospital and seeing every animal that comes in.


Chloe Powell

Chloe has worked at Lake City since November 2020. She loves every animal that comes in and even has fur babies herself. Chloe loves shopping and spending time with her family.


Cheyenne Grier

Cheyenne joined the team at Bartow Animal Hospital in November of 2017 as a kennel assistant. She quickly moved on to the reception team and is now at Lake City Animal Hospital. As a previous insurance agent of 16 years, she has extensive customer service experience.

Cheyenne is married to her husband, Neil, and they have two children and one beautiful granddaughter. Cheyenne loves golden retrievers, and has one fur baby at home named Bella Grace.


Erika Gomez

Erika joined Lake City in 2021. She is currently pursuing a degree in nursing at Kennesaw State University. She has a dog named Mr. Boo who she loves to take naps with.


Anna Craton

Anna joined Lake City Animal Hospital as a receptionist in 2021. She recently graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Biology and is currently a student at KSU. Anna loves all animals and has two cats named Selene and Helios.