Our Team

The Midland Animal Clinic team

Our staff of expert veterinary doctors and skilled vet assistants and technicians are ready to help when your pet needs us. Contact us today to learn more.

Mr. James Whipple, Pet Care

 Mr. Whipple received his Bachelors degree from the University of Michigan. Earlier he was a caseworker with the Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Harrison, Michigan and a technician with Pillsbury in KC. His pet family includes some felines, past and present. He enjoys hunting, fishing, biking and traveling. He is very much interested in the many aspects of Veterinary Medicine.

Justina, Veterinary Assistant

 Justina has worked at MAC for nearly 14 years. She has two dogs, Shorty and Gavin. Justina enjoys boating, fishing, camping and spending time with friends and family, including her boyfriend Mark and his daughter Maddie.

Tiffany, Veterinary Assistant


Jason, Receptionist


Kelly, Operations Manager


Tara, Assistant Manager

Tara received her Associates degree in Business Management from Delta College and is currently working towards her Bachelors degree. She got her start in the veterinary field 7 years ago when she obtained a position as a Kennel Assistant, and then quickly advanced to Veterinary Assistant. She has held this position for 6 years, one of which has been here, at Midland Animal Clinic. She hopes to utilize her degree in management in the veterinary field, where she has a special interest in team leadership. Tara has a 10 year old son, Elijah. Her furry children include a 1 year old American Bulldog/Pit Bull Mix, Paisley, and a 6 year old Himalayan cat, Kiki. In her spare time Tara enjoys traveling, running and spending time with her son.

Amanda, Veterinary Assistant

Amanda first started working with us in August of 2008 as a Kennel Assistant. She has since moved up to Veterinary Assistant, and handles most of the social media, website, and IT work. She is also currently taking classes in a Veterinary Technician program. Amanda has a rescued Pit Bull/Greyhound Mix named Derby whom she loves very much. Her hobbies include singing, running and acting in her local community theater.

Kayla, Veterinary Assistant

Jessica, Pet Care

Jessica graduated from Western High School in 2010. She then joined the MAC family becoming part of our Pet Care team. Jessica loves animals and eventually wants to work towards a career as a Veterinary Technician. She has lived in the area all of her life. Her family has several animals that include two English Bulldogs, two Toy Poodles, a Bull Terrier, a Shih Tzu, and a cat. Her personal pet is an English Bulldog named Lexie who is quite a character!. In her free time, she loves riding dirt bikes and four wheelers, playing softball, camping, riding her pedal bike, and spending time with family and friends. Jessica is also a huge Detroit Tigers fan. Go Tigers!

Nicole, Veterinary Assistant

Nicole studied Business Management and Office Administration at Delta College. Recently she received her AAHA Receptionist Certificate. She has worked in the veterinary field for 16 years, joining MAC in 2011. Nicole is married to her husband, Steven, and has two children. Also part of her family are 3 labradors and a cat. In her free time she enjoys camping, spending time outdoors and family time.

Sarah, Receptionist

Tracey, Receptionist

Tracey has a Bachelors degree in Animal Bioscience from Penn State University. She has worked at MAC for almost two years now. She has one Jack Russell Terrier named Chip at home and two children, Haley and Ryan. She is married to her husband, Rodney. In her free time Tracey likes to go on hikes, spend time with her family and loves to cook and bake.

Steve, Client Care

Sarah, LVT Urgent Care

Jennifer, LVT Urgent Care

Jessica, LVT