Sterner Veterinary Clinic

821 N. Jefferson St.
Ionia, MI 48846

(616)527-3320

sternerclinic.com


STAFF



 
 

 

 

Tina Cook

 Small animal receptionist

 
Tina has worked at Sterner’s since August of 2002.  She and her husband, Matt, have 3 children, 2 son-in-laws, 4 granddaughters and 3 dogs.  Outside interests include spoiling her grandchildren, camping with family and friends, flower gardening, playing Bunco and riding her Harley on nice summer days with her husband.

Becky Kasper

Small animal receptionist

Becky joined the SVC staff in July of 2007.  She is married and has two children.  They have 3 dogs, Jasmine, Marley, and Brody.  Her favorite past times include attending her son’s hockey games, shopping with her daughter and spending time with her family and friends and just enjoying life in general.





TECHNICIANS




 

Rachel Peterson
 
Veterinary Technician
WebMaster
 
 
 
Rachel Peterson Graduated from Michigan State University in 2006 with her bachelor's degree in Animal Science. She also has a degree in Cardiovascular sonography. She joined the staff at SVC in September of 2006. She has 2 dogs, Hector and Coach Ditka, and 3 cats, Archer  Stella,  and Itty Bitty. She enjoys spending time with her husband and friends, reading, cooking and gardening.


Maureen

Veterinary Technician
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Maureen is a 1982 graduate from Northeast Missouri State University with a BS in animal science and an associate's degree in veterinary technology. She joined the staff at SVC in 1998. She has 2 dogs Katie & Lucy, and 6 cats, Emily, Sally, Grandma (Mittens), "Stan the Man," Licorice and Sawyer. She enjoys spending time with family as well as 2 and 4 legged friends.

 
 
Denise
 
Office Manager
Veterinary Technician
 
 
 


Denise is a 1983 graduate of Wayne County Community College and joined the staff at SVC in 1997. She has 5 dogs, 3 cats, a turtle, bird and many chickens and ducks. She enjoys dog obedience trials, Tiger baseball and spending time with her husband and son.

 
Leigh Ann Curtis

Veterinary Technician 
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Leigh Ann is a Licensed Veterinary Technician and a 1982 graduate from MSU's Veterinary Technology program. She has been with Sterner's since 1984. Her interests include activities with the local SCA Equestrian group, 4-H goats and horses with trail riding program in Barry County.  She resides in Nashville, MI with her husband, three children and a variety of pets.

 


 
Rae Ferguson

Veterinary Technician
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Rae has been with SVC since 2003. She has 2 dogs, and 1 cat. She enjoys fishing, camping, hiking and spending time with her two kids. She grew up here in Ionia and graduated from IHS in 1994.  She has an interest in animal nutrition and is currently taking online courses to further her education
 
 
 

Abbey Stanley 

Veterinary Technician

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Abbey is a 2004 graduate of Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in Denver, Colorado.  She has been employed as a technician since May of 2005.  She currently resides on a farm in Sheridan with her husband Luke and their 3 children Emma, Lydia and Lyam.  She has 4 dogs, 2 cats, 5 horses and raises Black Angus cattle.  She enjoys spending time with her family, riding horses and camping..
 
 
 
Kim Pierce

Veterinary Technician

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Bronwyn Gorby

Veterinary Technician

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Bronwyn is a 2013 graduate from Sanford Brown College with an Associates degree in Veterinary Technology. She joined the SVC team in May of 2015. She shares her home with her own 4 legged pets as well as fostering homeless pets for the local shelters and rescues. Bronwyn enjoys spending time outside with her friends and animals. She is looking into furthering her degree with animal training and behavior.