Tammy Barickman

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Dr. Tammy Barickman is a graduate of Ripley High School. She attended undergrad at Marietta College and continued her education at the Ohio State University, receiving her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1995. After graduation, she practiced veterinary medicine in the Columbus area for 5 years before returning to Ripley to be surrounded by family. She …

Jessica Welling

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Dr. Welling is a 2015 graduate of Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine located on the island of St. Kitts. She was born and raised in Ripley and got her start in veterinary medicine as a vet assistant at Ripley Paws her senior year of high school.  She attended undergraduate school at West Virginia University in which …

Abigail Smith

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Dr. Abigail Smith grew up in Jackson County on a beef farm and found her love for veterinary medicine after watching her father and grandfather tend cattle. She graduated from Ripley High School in 2000. She completed her undergraduate studies at Marshall University where she received a B.S. in chemistry and biology. She attended veterinary school …

Daniele Ellison

Staff Daniele is currently studying nursing at West Virginia University at Parkersburg. She hopes to get her BSN and work in the NICU or the Labor and Delivery Unit. Daniele is very active in and out of school with work, church, and spending time with her family. She enjoys hiking, fishing, camping, kayaking, traveling, and pageants. She also enjoys playing …

Allison Fields

Staff Allison is a 2020 graduate from Ripley High School where she was a part of the two time State Track and Field team. She plans to attend WVU in the fall of 2020 to major in Exercise Physiology. She plans to peruse a career of Optometry from The Ohio State University; eventually owning her own business.

Emily Keefer

Receptionist Emily Keefer is a 2017 graduate of Point Pleasant High School. She is currently a sophomore at West Virginia University of Parkersburg where she is studying accounting. Emily resides in Mason County where she enjoys showing market lambs and being involved with agricultural programs. Emily enjoys going to church, kayaking, and spending time with her cats, Tresse and Tubs.