Tifaine T. – Client Care Team Lead
Tifaine is originally from western Nebraska and moved to Lincoln to attend UNL. She rejoined our team in January 2017. Tifaine is a recent Animal Science graduate from UNL. Although she was born in Nebraska she is also fortunate to call South Dakota home. Her heart belongs to a Pomeranian rescue named Kiki! He is what drove her to pursue her passion for working with animals and volunteering with shelters and rescues. While in college she and two of her friends founded an organization dedicated to volunteering, fundraising and aiding in animal wellness and safety (P.A.W.S.). When Tifaine is not at work or with friends she can be found working on P.A.W.S. next fundraiser or event!
Melanie graduated from Columbus High in Columbus, NE and moved to Lincoln to further her education at the College of Hair Design where she received her Cosmetology and Esthetics license. She enjoyed her profession but her true love of animals brought her to Nebraska Animal Medical And Emergency Center and she has been here since May of 2015. Mel has 2 wonderful children, Delaney and Dagen, and 2 spoiled cats, Bella Star and Gracie Rose. In her free time Mel enjoys spending time with her family.
Mikayla is from Grand Island, Nebraska and joined our Pet Care team in September of 2017. She moved to our Client Care team in December 2017. Mikayla is currently working on becoming an LVT.
Mikayla has a grey tabby named Mia and a French Spaniel/Australian Shepard mix named Roxie. In her free time she loves to take Roxie hiking and exploring around Nebraska.
Olivia is from Elmwood, Nebraska and joined our Client Care team in October of 2017. Olivia is a proud member of the P.A.W.S. group on the UNL campus. They Promise Animal Wellness & Safety. The members go to local shelters and volunteer. Her hobbies include coaching high school cheer and taking her dogs on local bike trails.
Brittany G. – Assistant Team Lead & Scheduling Coordinator
Brittany joined our NAMC team in May 2017. She was born and raised in Lincoln, Nebraska and is currently working towards a Bachelor of Science in Fisheries and Wildlife at UNL. Her future plans include vet school and returning to NAMC to practice medicine. Brittany has a spoiled pup named Mila and a sassy kitty named Mia, who she has had since she was 6 years old! When she is not at work, you can finder her studying at the library or out on a walk with Mila. Her favorite part about NAMC is knowing how much each and every person who works here truly cares about every patient and client that walks through our doors!
Haley joined our client care team in June 2018. She is from Lincoln, Nebraska and is currently in school working to become a Veterinarian one day. Haley has a very strong love for animals. She has wanted to work with animals ever since she was little. Haley has 3 beautiful fur babies named Roxie, Ollie and Buddy. In her free time she loves to play golf and go camping.
Jena is from Lincoln and joined the Client Care Team January of 2019. She has a mini aussie name Atticus and two cats named Sandersen and Winifred. She is currently enrolled at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln majoring in Fisheries & Wildlife with the hopes of having a career working with endangered species. In her free time, she loves spending time outdoors and going camping as much as she possibly can. She loves listening to music and playing her acoustic guitar.
Ella Marie A.
Ella joined our client care team in April 2018. She is a veterinary science/pre-vet major at UNL. Ella is the oldest of 5 kids. Ella has a flat-coated retriever named Molly. When she is not working, Ella likes to take Molly on walks and participate in the UNL Pre-Vet Club. Her dream/goal is to become a veterinarian!
Dani joined our Client Care team in September 2018. She is from Eagle, Nebraska. Dani is studying biology with a double minor in chemistry and leadership at Doane University with plans to attend vet school. She grew up on an acreage raising market goats for 4-H and FFA. Dani shares her home with her fur baby, Bella, who has been her best friend since 4th grade. Her hobbies include playing on the Doane University Women’s Soccer Team and is a part of the Hansen Leadership Students, Stem Success Program, Pre-Vet Club and the is the philanthropy chair for her sorority. In her off time she enjoys hiking and spending time outdoors.