Meet The Staff
Dr. Stuhler graduated from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. A native of up-state New York, she completed an internship at Veterinary Specialists of Rochester before moving back to Michigan in 2001 and taking a job at Waverly Animal Hospital. She bought Waverly Animal Hospital from Dr. Thrush in 2015. She lives in Bath with her husband Will, their 4 children, 2 black labs, 1 pug, 1 Heinz 57, 6 cats, and chicken and duck flocks. She enjoys running, hiking, reading & doggie kisses.
Dr. Hileman is from Swartz Creek, MI. She graduated from Michigan State University (BS, Anim. Sci.) in 2009 and Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. She joined the Waverly Animal Hospital Team in 2015. She is married with a daughter and 2 horses (Blaze & Mya). Her veterinary interests include dermatology, ophthalmology, and dentistry.
Dr. Gilroy is a Michigan native who received her BA (Hospitality Bus) in 1999, BS (Animal Science) in 2005, & DVM in 2009. She joined the Waverly Animal Hospital Team in September 2017. Her hobbies include bird-watching, walking her dog (Rose), & spending time with her son. At work, she has a special interest in canine behavior modification.
Dr. Burk is from Eaton Rapids, MI. He graduated from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2021 then joined Waverly Animal Hospital. He is parent to several uncommon pets including a skink, ball python, and tortoise. In the past, Dr. Burk has been a 4-H instructor and participated in amateur theater.
Dr. Robson is a Michigan native who graduated from Kettering University (BS in Mechanical Engineering) in 2017 and Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2022. She provides all aspects of small animal medicine at Waverly. Interestingly, Dr. Robson was inspired by her 3-legged rescued cat, Pilot, to become a veterinarian. She lives with her significant other and their happy family of 4 cats and 2 bunnies. Welcome to Dr. Robson!
Dr. Thompson was born and raised in Miami, FL and made her way to Michigan to pursue her veterinary education. She graduated from Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2023. Her veterinary interests include ophthalmology and cardiology. During her free time, she enjoys running and spending time with her significant other and their two sweet rescues, a Pitbull mix and a Snowshoe cat. Please welcome Dr. Thompson!
Will is from Australia and came to the US in 1998 to work and study. He has 2 degrees in veterinary medicine from Michigan State University (MS, 2001; PhD, 2014). He is married to Jennifer and they have 4 young boys and many cats, dogs, and chickens. His hobbies include cooking, reading, photography, and watching his boys play sport.
Jeanine is the assistant office manager. She joined the team in 2017 as receptionist. She is originally from Perrinton, MI and graduated from Northwood University in 2020 (BBA). She is a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager. She has 2 labradors (Riesling and Gouda). Her hobbies include crafting, gardening, and anything outdoors with her dogs.
Zach joined the Waverly Animal Hospital team in 2019 & was promoted to help manage the kennel in 2022. He is originally from Nashville, MI and graduated from Lakewood High School. He has 2 cats (Cooney and Chloe). His hobbies include reading, video games, and art.
Brittany is from Ovid, MI & graduated from Baker College Veterinary Technology program in 2012. She joined the Waverly Animal Hospital Team in October 2020. She has 1 black labrador (Willow) & 1 cat (George). Her hobbies include hunting, fishing, reading, gardening, & crocheting.
Katie is a Lansing native and graduated from MSU Veterinary Technology Program in 2008. She has 3 pets – Bruce (Chihuahua), Carter (Labrador), & Luna (Cat). Outside of work, Katie enjoys running, working out, traveling, attending concerts, and spending time with her family and friends 🙂
Kristen is from Greenville, Michigan, and graduated from MSU Veterinary Nursing Program in 2022. At home, Eamon and Kristen have a cat called Julien and a bearded dragon! In her free time, Kristen enjoys crocheting, reading, and spending time with family & friends <3 <3 Please make her feel welcome next time you visit.
Landrie joined the team in September 2019. She graduated from Michigan State University in 2020 (BS, Integrative Biology) and hopes to become a veterinarian. She has 3 cats (Ripley, Sid, & Gertrude). Her hobbies include reading, swimming, and gardening.
Logan joined the Waverly Animal Hospital Team in October 2019. He is from Columbus, OH. He graduated from Bowling Green State University in 2016 (BA, Communication). He is interested in pursuing a degree in veterinary behavior and/or dermatology. He has 2 dogs, 3 cats, 2 chinchillas, 2 ball pythons, & some geckos. He loves to read, garden, kayak, sing, & play video games.
Payton is a veterinary assistant and receptionist. She joined the Waverly Animal Hospital team in 2019. She is originally from Holland, MI and graduated from West Ottawa High School. Her hobbies include reading, hiking, and hanging out with friends and family.
Jessica is a Portland and LCC graduate and has 3 cats at home called Bunny, Nimbus, & Oliver. She is a crafter, and enjoys spending time with her boyfriend & family.
Vet asst / csr
Rachael is from Grand Rapids and is currently working on her associates degree from LCC. Her goal is to become a licensed veterinary nurse. She has a three legged dog and two cats. Outside of work, she enjoys hiking, crocheting, and spending time with loved ones.
Mallory is from Lansing, MI. She joined the Waverly Animal Hospital team in June 2020. She will graduate high school in 2022. She has 1 dog called Mackinac and 2 cats, Milo & Citrine. Outside of school and work, she enjoys listening to music and playing with her pets.
Siana is a Lansing native and loves cats! She currently has 5 of them, including Poppy, Nayla, and Sashie. Her hobbies include reading and spending time with her sister. College is possibly in her future, but for now the WAH kennel cats and dogs are lucky to have her attend to them!
Gavin is from the Dewitt area and graduated from St Johns High. He’s currently studying biology at LCC and is planning on transferring to MSU to finish his college education. He is an avid outdoorsman and loves fishing. He’s also a guitarist! Say “Hi” to Gavin next time you drop your dog off at the kennel!
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