Dr. Tym grew up in Green Bay, WI and she currently resides in Bristol. As a child, her relationship with her own animals inspired her to pursue becoming a veterinarian. Steve Irwin was an animal advocate that also inspired and motived her to want to visit Australia and help animals. Dr.
Hospital Support Team
Meet Christina! Christina has a BS in Computer Science and attended Cardinal Stritch University for her Master's in Business Administration. Fun fact, when she was younger, she dreamt of becoming an actress. She even auditioned for the lead role in the movie "My Girl".
Growing up in West Allis with her family, Jennie Gross was always around pets and she aspired to be a dolphin trainer when she grew up. She remembers loving to tag along with her parents to the vet’s office and loved learning about how to care for all different types of animal species.
Kate grew up in Kansas with her sister and her parents. Early on, Kates’ parents instilled a love of animals and the natural world in her. Kate’s desire to help animals, both pets and animals, live healthy lives led her to pursue a career in the veterinary field.
Julie and her family immigrated to Wisconsin from Sydney Australia, when she was a very young girl. She grew up spending time in nature; exploring the natural wonders Wisconsin’s woods have to offer. She did this with “boots on the ground” and also by air (more about that later 😊).
Sheri, as with all of our team, grew up having a universal love for animals. Some of her most treasured and impactful childhood memories involve helping an uncle with raising chickens and dogs. Growing up Sheri would have never envisioned herself working in the medical field.
Abby Buchholz grew up in Neenah, Wisconsin, with a big family of five kids and lots of pets. Having dogs and cats in the house greatly influenced her interest in working with animals as a career. As a child, her St. Bernard named Maverick, and her favorite cat, Smudge, was her best buddies.
Melissa grew up in Waukesha County. She has always had a passion for animals. She began volunteering at local rescues; even becoming a foster parent to pets in need of “at home care”. She learned a lot about animal care and dealing with a variety of medical/health issues that affect pets.
Pet Resort Team
Jill grew up in West Allis, Wisconsin. Growing up with animals and her love of going to the Milwaukee county zoo has inspired her to work with animals here at Brook-Falls. No matter how bad of a day she has, her animals always know how to make her smile. Seeing a dog wag its tai
Jenna grew up in East Troy, Wisconsin, until moving to Menomonee Falls with her boyfriend. Jenna started her veterinary career path by dog walking, pet sitting, and working at boarding facilities. She is now an attendant at Brook-Falls Luxury Pet Resort and Doggy Day Care.
Liz is from Menomonee Falls, WI. She is interested in working with a variety of species and their personalities. Each animal has something to teach us and she can't wait to learn more from them all. Her cat Crunchy loves treats, rolling on her back and venturing outdoors while supervised.
Jordan moved around a lot as a child, but states that she mostly grew up in Arkansas. Her high school home was in West Bend, WI. Jordan is inspired to work with animals after rescuing "bait dogs" that were used for dogfighting in the south when she was growing up.