Our Staff - Riverside Cat Hospital - Okemos, MI

Riverside Cat Hospital

OKEMOS, MI 48864




Our Staff



Licensed Veterinary Technician


Hallie has been with Riverside Cat Hospital since we opened in 2006.  She has a Bachelor of Science in Zoology and earned her Veterinary Technician degree from MSU in 2018. She has worked in the veterinary field for over 19 years and has spent the last 17 years exclusively with felines. 

Hallie lives with her husband, 3 cats, a dog, and 1 bird.

Licensed Veterinary Technician


Jo joined the Riverside team in January of 2023. They graduated from Baker College in 2014 and have been working with small animals ever since. Outside of work, they enjoy cooking, music, and laying in the sun beams with their cats. They live at home with their lovely partner, 6 outstanding cats, and a big pittie mix named Howdy.


Clinic Manager


Shelby started at Riverside in February 2020. She has worked in the veterinary field since 2012. In her spare time, she enjoys kayaking, hiking, and working outside in her garden. She is originally from the Upper Peninsula, but now lives in Lansing with her husband, 4 dogs, 3 cats, chickens, and horse!


Veterinary Assistant


Mykenzie started at Riverside in May 2019. She is planning on studying to become a veterinarian. She lives with 3 dogs and 2 cats. She likes spending time with family, animals and friends, watching movies, traveling, and camping.


Veterinary Assistant


Steven started at Riverside in June 2019. He has plans to become a veterinarian. When he isn’t at class or work, he enjoys spending time with his friends and family. Steven also has one cat at home, which is his baby.


Veterinary Assistant


Kylie started at Riverside Cat Hospital in 2021. She is currently attending school to become a licensed veterinary technician. She lives with her beloved dog and cat. In her free time, she loves traveling, camping, kayaking, and spending time with her friends and family


Veterinary Assistant


Bri Started at Riverside in October 2021. She is currently studying to become a wildlife rehabilitator. She lives with her one dog and cat. She enjoys spending her free time with friends, at the dog park, watching scary movies, and hiking.



Elizabeth - bio coming soon!


Boarding Specialist


Nadja started at Riverside in August 2021. She graduated from MSU with a Bachelor of Science in Zoology, and a minor in Entomology. Nadja enjoys art, yoga, and spending time in nature.She has two cats, who she loves dearly.