Olivia Vitali Veterinarian Technician Olivia began working for Litchfield Hills Mobile Veterinary Clinic in 2018. She completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Animal Science from the University of Connecticut or as most people know it as UCONN. Her education did not stop there, later she went on to obtain yet another degree, a associate's degree from Northwestern Connecticut Community College in 2018. When she's not working, Olivia enjoys spending time with horses.
Dr. Kim Maynard Veterinarian/Owner Dr. Maynard grew up on a small farm in Florida and knew from the age of 10 that she was going to be a veterinarian. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from the University of Florida in 1987 and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1991. She was then selected for a Small Animal Medical and Surgical Internship at Veterinary Specialists of Connecticut in West Hartford. She fell in love with the northeast and decided not to return to Florida. After her internship she settled into small animal practice in Fairfield County. In 2004 she married and relocated to beautiful Norfolk, CT. Litchfield Hills Mobile Veterinary Clinic opened June of that year. But after 7 years the practice reached maximum capacity and Dr. Kim decided to take the leap to a traditional stationary practice. Dr. Kim lives in Norfolk with her husband Andrew, their son, Kyle and daughter, Alex. Her house is also home to 2 cats and 3 Australian Cattle Dogs. In her free time, Dr. Kim enjoys running, biking and hiking.
Dr. Andrew Flint Veterinarian
Julia Zetye CVT Certified Veterinary Technician Julia has been working as a veterinary technician since 2002 and has been Dr. Maynard's "substitute" technician since 2006. In 2010 Julia joined the Litchfield Hills Mobile Vet team on a regular basis. In addition to being certified as a veterinary technician, Julia is also a certified Horseback Riding Instructor and leaves the clinic for the summer to direct the summer riding program at a local camp. Julia lives in Colebrook with her husband, a Newfoundland dog, 3 cats, 3 horses, and 3 goats. In addition to spending time with her animals, Julia enjoys hiking, training for and competing in triathlons, and eating chocolate and ice cream.
Nancy Eltman Receptionist Nancy has been a veterinary receptionist for over 25 years. Before coming to work at Litchfield Hills Mobile Vet in February of 2011, she worked at Trumbull Animal Hospital where she met and worked with Dr Maynard for 7 years. Nancy is that friendly voice at the other end of the line to answer your questions, make your appointments, and comfort you when times are bad. She loves what she does and she's happy to be a part of Litchfield Hills Mobile Vet. Nancy grew up in Thompsonville, CT. She moved to South Carolina, then joined the Navy and eventually met and married her husband of 31 years. She has one son and three cats. She is hoping to get a new Bernese Mountain Dog in the spring. Nancy loves...loves...loves to read and if given her druthers, would live in a library. Is the Norfolk library for sale?
Kristine Simmons Veterinary Technician/Receptionist Kristine knew from a very young age that her passion was to work with animals. For the past 15 years she has been fortunate enough to do just that. In the summer of 2011 she joined the hard working team of the Litchfield Hills Mobile Veterinary Clinic as a veterinary technician and a receptionist. While she loves the happy and energetic puppies and kittens of the world, she finds that her heart belongs to the older cats and older dogs with grey on their faces and eyes full of soul. Kristine resides in the Northwest Corner of Connecticut with her husband Michael, their little boys Owen and Levi, and the family dog Cooper. Hiking, gardening and being with her family and friends are just a few of her favorite things.
Rose Nelson Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist Rose has always loved animals more than anything in her life. It was fate that she was offered a position at Litchfield Hills Mobile Vet Clinic while at an office appointment with her dog. Rose joined the practice in the spring of 2013 and earned her Veterinary Assistant Certification in the fall of 2014. She plans on pursuing her certification for Veterinary Technician in the future. Rose teaches riding lessons and does pet sitting in our area. She has experience managing a horse farm and plans on starting her own boarding and riding facility in Sandisfield, MA. Rose has 2 Pomeranians, 2 Thoroughbred horses, 2 mini horses, 4 cats, and 5 friendly chickens. She enjoys riding, skiing and basically anything outdoors with her animals.
Sara DeAngelis Veterinary Assistant Sara connected with the team at LHMVC initially by job-shadowing for her Animal Science class at the University of Connecticut. Later, she was asked to join the team as a part-time Veterinary Assistant. Sara graduated from UConn in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science. Sara grew up in Colebrook where she still lives with her dog Sasha. She enjoys running and spending time with her friends.