Director of Administration
Deanna is the Director of Administration and has been a part of our Cornerstone family since 2010. She handles all things finance-related for the clinic as well as keeping our computers and equipment running smoothly. Deanna and her family settled in Erath County in 1988 and have spent most of the last 30 years living in the area. Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family and watercolor painting.
Director of Operations
Mackenzie has been with our Cornerstone family since 2014. She is our Director of Operations, which keeps our hospital and staff flowing smoothly! And, she still handles technician duties and runs the majority of our social media. Mackenzie is from Virginia but went to high school and college in Texas. She enjoys working her horses, cooking, traveling, and keeping up with all of her animals in her free time.
Meet Emily! Emily is a technician at the hospital. Our favorite thing about Emily is that she always goes the extra mile to make sure all the patients are well taken care of. Outside of work, Emily enjoys spending time with her family and friends and loving on her two kitties! She hopes to go back to school one day to further her education and career in animal medicine.
Laura has been with Cornerstone since 2011 – starting as a receptionist, then a kennel technician, and soon worked her way up to Kennel Manager. These days, Laura oversees our kennel staff and the animals that stay overnight in our kennel area. She has tremendous compassion for both animals and people and we love having her as part of our Cornerstone family.
Katelynn joined Cornerstone’s staff as a kennel technician in the fall of 2018. She is an Honors member at Tarleton State University with a major in Biomedical Pre-Veterinary studies and a minor in animal science. She plans on furthering her education at A&M’s veterinary school.
Mckenzi has been with Cornerstone for 1.5 yrs. She is from Arizona but went to high school and college in Texas. She recently graduated from Tarleton State honors college with her B.S in Animal Science, with plans to attend Veterinary School in the future. Mckenzi is a kennel technician, but she is currently training as an assistant and is cross-trained in many areas of the hospital.
Assistant Veterinary Technician
Meet Chloe! Chloe is an Assistant Veterinary Technician at the hospital. She is originally from Allen, Texas but came to Stephenville for college. Chloe has been in the veterinary field for about 7 years. Our favorite thing about Chloe is her positive attitude and her creativeness. She graduated from Tarleton State University with a Bachelors degree in Animal Science including an emphasis on Equine Production. She enjoys working her horses, writing, and reading in her free time.
Meet Michelle! Michelle moved to Stephenville from Colorado with her son and is now our main receptionist at the hospital. In addition to greeting and helping our clients, Michelle also handles our online store and health certificates. Our favorite thing about Michelle is her drive to try and make tasks at the front desk run more efficiently. Outside of work Michelle enjoys watching her son ride bulls and taking care of her four awesome dogs.
Samantha came to Cornerstone as a Veterinary Technician in the spring of 2021. She graduated from the Veterinary Technology program at MCC in Waco and received her Associates Degree in Applied Science. Samantha is one of the kindest people you will ever meet and loves helping pets in need and nursing them back to health.
Assistant Veterinary Technician
Meet Shayla! Shayla is an assistant at the clinic. She is a senior at Tarleton State University and is getting a bachelor’s in animal science. Our favorite thing about Shayla is her pursuit of knowledge! She wants to attend vet school after graduation. Her journey to be a vet started in high school when she got her CVA, but she has known she wanted to be a vet since kindergarten. Outside of work, she loves spending time with family ❣️🐶🐾
Licensed Veterinary Technician
Meet Shyane! Shyane is a licensed veterinary technician. She recently moved to Stephenville from Virginia, with her fiancé. Shyane has been in the veterinary field for about 7 yrs now but has loved all animals since she could walk! Our favorite thing about Shyane is how great she is at always helping others and the amazing care she gives each patient. In her free time she enjoys crocheting and enjoying her dogs. ❣️🐾🐶