Our Caring Team

Jeannine Kinney

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Kinney grew up in Phoenix, where at the age of four informed her mother, after visiting her own doctor, that she would be the first doctor for animals. It was all success from that point forward. She attended the University of Arizona, where she received her Bachelor of Science Degree and then traveled to Washington state where she earned her Doctorate...

Dr. Love

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Love grew up on a small family dairy farm in Kentucky, around a menagerie of animals including cows (who all had names), dogs, cats, chickens and an elderly horse. During her highscool and college summers her full time work included milking the cows with her twin sister. She spent her undergraduate days at Western Kentucky University which was far enough...

Marc Kinney

Practice Manager

Marc Kinney was raised on a lake in Minnesota and always had a reverence for animals, even if he didn’t know his future would include a career in the veterinary industry. He grew up enjoying snow and water sports, bicycling, and rodeo. He also served in the United States Marines, and during that time, met his fut... 

Debbie Knapik

Customer Service Representative

Born and raised in Schenectady, New York, Debbie moved to the rural town of Galway in 1993, where she raised her daughter, Sara. Debbie has been working in the veterinary field since the fall of 2002. Starting as a receptionist and vet assistant, she then moved into a management position in the front office of... 

Sinue Gonzalez

Veterinary Technician

Sinue grew up in Mexico City where he attended school and lived with his family. He has been working at the clinic since 2004. He serves the clinic as a “Jack of all Trades” doing whatever is necessary to provide a safe, clean and welcoming environment. Whenever we need something done, all we need to do is call...

Kelsi Bufton

Customer Service Representative

Although orginally from Montreal, Quebec, Kelsi grew up in Georgia and attended highschool in Florida. After graduating, she moved to Arizona in 2009 to earn her Bachelor of Science Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies at Embry Riddle Aeronatical University. Her studies in Psychology, International Management and Business Administration have kept her interests piqued...

Silver Roe

Veterinary Assistant

Silver is a born-and-raised local who has lived all over the Verde Valley area, Including Cottonwood, Prescott and Flagstaff. Before joining the OCSAC family, he has worked in places like Snowbowl Terrain, and Uptown Sedona’s Cowboy Club. Silver has been at Oak Creek Small Animal Clinic for 2 years now, and is currently enrolled in the Penn Foster Certified Veterinary...

Sabrina Bermudez

Vet Technician | Receptionist

Sabrina moved to Sedona from her hometown in Whittier, California in 2016 and immediately began working as a receptionist at the clinic.  After only a few months she began working behind the scenes with our veterinary team. She is currently a student at Northern Arizona Univeristy where she studies business management. Sabrina’s favorite part about working with animals is the... 

Kika Kemp

Veterinary Technician

Kika is from Bloomington, Indiana and has lived in Sedona for 18 years. She received her associate’s degree in science, and after college, her passion for animals led her to complete formal education through a certified Vet Tech Program.  “I love working with all animals, especially cats! One of my favorite parts of my job is being in surgery, which I think comes from my science...

Karne Snickers

Veterinary Assistant

A bundle of energy, Karne works as a receptionist, veterinary assistant and does all of our medical supply ordering. She is rarely seen standing or sitting in one place for very long. Her energy and enthusiasm for her work here is contagious. Karne is married, with three beautiful children and three grandchildren. Prior to coming to OCSAC, she owned a shoe store in Sedona and was an extremely...

Christine Scanlon

Supervising Veterinary Technician

Christine attended Quest Univeristy and Penn Foster College where she studied Biology. She is currently enrolled and about to graduate from Penn’s Veterinary Technician Program. She has been with Oak Creek Small Animal Clinic now for 5 years, and previously worked at the SPCSA and Humane Society as a volunteer. Christine loves to learn new things daily while exploring the vast field of...