Meet Our Team

  • Sam D.
    Veterinary Technician / Surgical Team

    Sam started working at Sugar House Veterinary Hospital in August of 2015. She has been in the veterinary industry since she was 15 years old. Sam has always had a huge soft spot for animals. She grew up in Louisville, Kentucky and recently moved to Salt Lake City, Utah. Sam has a true passion for helping animals and she plans to expand her knowledge in the veterinary medical field as much as possible. Sam goes hiking A LOT and she loves to go back country camping. She has played volleyball since high school and is currently in a volleyball league. Same loves her job and the people she works with.

  • Lettie M.
    Veterinary Technician / Surgical Team

    Lettie grew up in American Fork, Utah and moved to Salt Lake City to attend the University of Utah. She applied for a job at Sugar House Veterinary Hospital to help pay for school. Lettie loves animals and has cared for: fish, Madagascar hissing cockroaches, sugar gliders, frogs, snakes, rats, dogs, and cats throughout her life. She currently is mother to two beta fish named Emrys and Balinor, a snail Gaius, and a dog named Red. Lettie loves reading, cooking, and learning new things. She hopes to one day become a massage therapist for animals as well as people.

  • Suzanne M.
    Veterinary Technician Supervisor

    Suzanne joined our Sugar House Vet team in 2015. She graduated from the University of Utah with a Bachelor of Science degree. Suzanne has been working in the Veterinary field since 1995. She is our Veterinary Technician Supervisor. When asked, what do you like most about working at SHVH: Suzanne says she loves the relationships she develops with pets and their people. Suzanne loves watching football, especially the Pittsburgh Steelers and of course the Utah Utes. She is also a Utah Jazz fan. On her day off Suzanne loves reading a good book preferably outside, and golfing. Suzanne love spending time with her husband and fur-children. She has a handsome kitty named Bettis and a Poodily-Poop named Gurley.

  • Savanah H.
    Veterinary Technician

    I’ve been a technician here at Sugar House since the beginning of 2017. I obtained my associate degree in Veterinary Technology with High Honors at the end of 2016 and have been working at my “Unicorn Hospital” ever since. When I’m not at work I spend time in the mountains with my husband, my son, and our senior Labrador named Buddy. I love all animals big and small but working with exotics is my favorite.

  • Tyler R.
    Veterinary Technician

    Bio coming soon..

  • Jessica S.
    Office Manager / Marketing Manager

    Jessica has worked for Sugar House Veterinary Hospital since 2008 and is the Front Office Manager. She is also our Veterinary Technical Nutrition Counselor - doing everything from educating our staff and clients about animal nutrition and prescription diets to ordering products. Jessica has completed the Veterinary Technical Nutrition Counselor certification and the Hill's Veterinary Nutritional Advocate Certification. 

  • Julie

    Julie has lived in the Sugar House area most of her life. She graduated from Highland High School and attended the University of Utah for 2 years. Julie has been employed with Sugar House Veterinary Hospital as a receptionist since 1988. Julie and her husband enjoy going on trips, and have visited many beautiful, interesting places in all 50 States. Julie also enjoys playing games with friends, and reading.

  • Tracy

    Tracy joined our Sugar House Veterinary Hospital team in 1991. Tracy enjoys the challenges and rewards of working in a veterinary hospital, and is grateful to be working in a profession where she is instrumental in helping pets live longer, healthier, happy lives with their families. Tracy's husband Terry also has a great love for animals. They have been married since 1983 and live in Sugar House with their miniature dachshund Katinka.

  • Erica

    Erica has been with Sugar House Veterinary Hospital since 2009. She specializes in our patient's quality of life exams, and is a great help in all areas of the hospital. Erica LOVES her family! When she is not at work, she is with family or friends. Erica is always finding ways to help her family. She loves working at Sugar House Vet and has made many life long friends; not just with co-workers, but also our clients. She has an amazing boyfriend and two naughty dogs whom she loves to pieces.

  • Bailee H.

    Bailee joined Sugar House Veterinary Hospital in the summer of 2016. She loves working with the friendly staff and clients at SHVH. Bailee has had a love for animals since she was a little girl. She enjoyed rescuing and rehabilitating any lost pets she came across growing up. Bailee plays just about every sport although soccer is her favorite! She also enjoys hiking and mountain biking. Bailee is a pet parent to a Pomeranian named Xander and a Tabby kitten named LowKey.


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