Meet Our Staff

Diana Arens

Diana, CVT

Diana, CVT, Veterinary Technician, Practice Manager

Diana joined our team as Practice Manager in the fall of 2015. Before joining Oakwood, she had been a veterinary technician since 2002. Diana enjoys every aspect of veterinary medicine, but is appreciating the challenge and new experiences she has gained from the business side while at Oakwood. Diana has two dogs; Dash a rescued terrier mix, and Ellie, a rescued cockapoo. While not at work, Diana enjoys spending time with her husband, children, friends and family.

Allison

Allison, CVT

Allison, CVT, Veterinary Technician

Allison graduated from Ridgewater College in 2011. She joined our team here at Oakwood in the spring of 2016. She loves spending her free time with her husband, family, and pets. She enjoys being outdoors and all the fun activities it has to offer.

Denise

Denise

Denise, Veterinary Technician

Denise has been at Oakwood Pet Clinic since 2011. First as a veterinary assistant while completing school, and then as a full time veterinary technician after graduating. Denise has one dog, Ellie, a rescued Min Pin/Beagle mix, and two cats, Pip Squeak and Sophie. She resides in Plymouth with her husband and son, and enjoys everything the city has to offer…and her short commute to work.

Victoria

Victoria

Victoria, Veterinary Assistant

Victoria joined our team in the fall of 2016, right after graduating with a BA in Liberal Arts. This is her first foray into the veterinary field, and she is enjoying learning all she can about it. Victoria has worked on several farms, and owns two golden retrievers, Shakespeare and Tinkerbell, and a cat, Elsa. She is also an avid equestrian, which takes up most of her free time when she is not enjoying the company of her pets, family, and friends.

Brianna

Brianna

Brianna, Veterinary Assistant

Brianna moved to Minnesota in 2014. She has been working as a veterinary assistant for the past year. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She tries to go on adventures to new places and try new things whenever possible. One of her favorite places is UP Lake Michigan in the summer.

Erin

Erin

Erin, Veterinary Assistant

In May of 2017 Erin graduated from the University of Minnesota with a BS in Animal Science with a declared emphasis on companion animals. Erin has been working at Oakwood since December 2017. She has had a variety of veterinary experiences in the past including volunteering as a surgical assistant for spay and neuter procedures in Guatemala, and completing an internship as a canine physical rehabilitation assistant. Erin grew up in a suburb of Chicago where she enjoyed riding horses, playing the violin and piano, and learning everything she could about animals. Erin now lives in Uptown (Minneapolis) where she enjoys walking around the nearby lakes, rock climbing, and going to local breweries.

Darlene

Darlene

Darlene, Office Manager/Customer Service Rep

 

George

George

George

George declined our request for his biography stating that it would interfere his full schedule of cat naps and people watching. Please check back later.

 

Max

Max

Max