Shelbi PettyLicensed Veterinary Technician, Hospital Manager
Shelbi was born and raised in Southern California. She moved to Reno a few years ago and recently relocated to Gardnerville. Shelbi received her degree in Veterinary Technology in Los Angeles, CA and has worked in the veterinary industry for many years. She has worked for several equine practices, and is excited to join the Great Basin team. In her free time she enjoys spending time outdoors hiking and camping with her boyfriend, Zach, and their two dogs, Diesel and Gunnar.
Wendy WyattLicensed Veterinary Technician
Wendy is a native of Eureka, Nevada. She obtained her associate's degree of veterinary technology from Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne, Wyoming and received her license at College of Southern Nevada. Wendy has worked for several equine practices including Desert Pines Equine Medical & Surgical Center in Las Vegas, Nevada and Weatherford Equine in Weatherford, Texas. Her professional interests include anesthesia, intensive care nursing, and wound management. In her free time, Wendy is an amazing photographer and enjoys mixed martial arts and hiking with her dogs Boo and Sadie.
Matt TremayneVeterinary Assistant
Matt was born in Burley Idaho and grew up in Austin, Nevada. He currently lives in Woodfords with his wife, Teola, and his two boys, Trenton and Christian. Matt enjoys being out in the wide open space of central Nevada. He enjoys riding horses, his dirt bike, hunting, and playing guitar while his wife sings. He is enjoying being a part of the Great Basin family!
Stefanie MannonVeterinary Assistant
Stephanie has been playing and working with horses for over 30 years, from vaulting to dressage to training show horses. Originally from Germany, the Carson Valley has been her home for over 10 years. She enjoys spending time with her family, which includes her husband Ray, her son Kenny, her 3 dogs, 2 cats, and her horse, Rio. In her free time she enjoys camping, horseback riding, and hiking.
Olivia BurlinghamVeterinary Technician In Training
Olivia was born and raised in New Jersey. She earned her bachelor's degree in animal science from Delaware Valley University in Pennsylvania. After her undergraduate studies she completed a year-long internship in equine reproduction at Colorado State University. Following her internship she worked as a breeding manager in Tennessee for a season before relocating to the West Coast. Olivia is working towards her veterinary technician license as a way to be a better asset to the Great Basin team. Her professional interests include stallion collection, foaling, and breeding mares. In her free time she likes to explore Lake Tahoe and the surrounding areas with her dog Kilala, hit the slopes on her snowboard, and attend concerts.