OUR TEAM

For over 40 years, Rockledge Animal Clinic has been serving Brevard County’s pets with love and respect. We are pleased to provide a variety of veterinary, boarding and grooming services.

Our staff provides the best care that your pet deserves.

We are certified by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) and our facility includes on-site x-ray equipment, surgical facilities and water rehabilitation.

WHO ARE WE?

Rockledge Animal  Clinic is a full-service veterinary hospital that can provide a variety of health services for your pets needs. Scroll down to meet the staff of our amazing facility. We look forward to meeting you in person.

OUR VETERINARIANS

Rockledge Animal Clinic’s veterinarians have over XX combined years of experience. The health and well-being of your pet is in good hands.

Amie Linville, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Linville grew up travelling the country as a military brat; although born in Indiana, she claims Georgia as her home state. After earning her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Georgia in 2015, Dr. Linville served in the U.S. Army for three years as a veterinarian in Arizona, providing medical care to military working dogs and service members personal pets.

Dr. Linville joined Rockledge Animal Clinic in 2019, after relocating to the Space Coast with her husband. She has a strong passion for preventative care, neurologic disease, fear free practice, creating strong patient/client bonds, and client education.

In her free time, Dr. Linville enjoys spending lazy days at home with her family – her husband, Wes, daughter, Daphnie, two dogs (Miah and Henry), two cats (Bonnie and Tonus), and their 180 gallon salt water fish tank! She also enjoys being on the water, going to the zoo, and eating delicious food!

Kimberly Herron, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Kimberly Herron grew up in the Melbourne, Florida area. She then spent 8 years in Gainesville, FL where she is earned her bachelor of animal science and doctorate of veterinary medicine degrees at the University of Florida (Go Gators!). After graduating, she practiced in North Carolina for a year before moving back to the Space Coast to be closer to family. 

In her free time, Dr. Herron loves to spend time with both her two- and four- legged family and friends, as well as traveling and doing crafts. She has a special interest in preventive and palliative medicines as well as business management.

Eric Bostrom, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Eric Bostrom attended the University of Florida and after obtaining a B.S. in Microbiology he graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine in 1993.

Dr. Bostrom has extensive experience in internal medicine and soft tissue surgery. He also has a special interest in reptile medicine.

Dr. Bostrom lives in Rockledge with his beautiful wife Taylor and their 3 children plus three dogs and two cats. Outside of work he enjoys birding, hiking, and fishing.

Lisa Parker, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Lisa Parker was born in Texas but shortly moved to Norway. She grew up moving between central Florida and Norway throughout her childhood. She earned her bachelors degree at the University of Florida and continued her studies at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. She then returned to the University of Florida for her clinical year. Her veterinary interests are soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, internal medicine and ophthalmology.

In her free time, Dr. Parker enjoys spending time with her family and a horde of animals at home varying from furry to scaly creatures. She also enjoys fishing, boating and going to the beach!

OUR STAFF

Rockledge Animal Clinic’s staff is here to provide your pet with warm, loving care.

Amanda CVT, CCRT, CVPM

Practice Manager

Amanda joined Rockledge Animal Clinic in 1998 due to her lifelong love of helping animals.  She graduated from Eastern Florida State College in 2000 with an A.S. in Veterinary Technology.  Due to her long-term, special interest in orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation, she earned a certificate in canine rehabilitation in 2005.  In 2007, after head technician and supervisor positions, she became the practice manager for Rockledge Animal Clinic.   In 2008, she began teaching part-time for the Veterinary Technology program at the college.  She became a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager in 2018. Amanda loves spending time outdoors with her husband, Joel, her three wonderful children, and her Golden Retriever, Ember.

Eileen

Pharmacy Technician

With over 17 years of experience in the animal care field, Eileen has recently joined the Rockledge Animal Clinic family as a Pharmacy Technician. She grew up riding horses in Virginia and has worked with a wide variety of species in the zoological field including small mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish, marine mammals, mustelids, primates, and great apes. Her passion for animals continues to grow and outside of work you can find her volunteering with sea turtle nest monitoring, beachcombing, and visiting botanical gardens. Eileen’s yellow Labrador, Finn, is her best friend!

Brigette

Kennel Manager

Customer Service Representatives

Kelley

Customer Service Representative

Kelley joined the Rockledge Animal Clinic family after relocating from Charleston, SC.  Kelley’s positive, upbeat attitude is spread to all of those who encounter her. She is always willing to help in any way she can.  She enjoys being a part of our team and interacting with our clients and their pets every day. Kelley never has a bad day! Kelley and Leila, her Weimaraner, love playing ball in the park. They also enjoy spending time at the beach in the sun and riding her bike!

Lauren

Receptionist

Lauren originated from London, England and moved to Florida at a young age. She always had a high interest in working with animals and took part in a couple of internships working with big cats. She was able to work free contact and help raise clouded leopard cubs. Her favorite animal are tigers. Recently, she graduated from the University of Central Florida and made the move from Orlando to the Space Coast with her boyfriend, her Catahoula Delilah and two cats Squeaks and Tiny. In her spare time, you can catch her munching on snacks or spending time outdoors. Her favorite place to be is at the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta.

Ileana

Receptionist

Hi Everyone! My name is Ileana Murdick and I recently migrated from the busy city of Orlando to get closer to the sandy beaches of the coast! I currently live in Titusville with my best friend in the whole wide world, Finn!! Finn is my Australian Shepherd but all his friends call him Moofy. My hobby is skateboarding and I have a die hard passion for fine cuisine -mac & cheese-and telling some of the best jokes you’ll ever hear. But nothing makes me happier then seeing others thriving on the happiness and success of life. 🙂

Lindsay

Receptionist

Lindsay was born and raised right here in Rockledge. Lindsay joined our team after being hired a temp during our transition to electronic medical records. She is so positive and has excellent communication skills, therefore we decided she had to stay! Her hobbies include going to the beach and doing anything outdoors. She has two pets, Rex- a toy Australian Shepherd and Smudge- a Domestic Medium Hair. Lindsay will always greet you at our front desk and love on your fur babies!

Katelyn

Receptionist

Certified Veterinary Technicians

Alaina

Certified Veterinary Nurse / Lead Surgical Technician / Canine Obedience Trainer

Alaina came to Rockledge Animal Clinic in 2003 with extensive experience in Veterinary Medicine beginning in 1993.  Her deep love for animals is evident in both her work and her hobbies.  Alaina became a CVT in June 2013 and teaches puppy training classes after hours at Rockledge Animal Clinic.  Alaina’s hard work shows through in her day to day tasks as she constantly strives to better both herself and the practice.  She has in-clinic training and assists with Canine Rehabilitation and constantly encourages both the patient and the owner in times of doubt.  Alaina enjoys spending time with her son, and kayaking.   She is a true competitor when it comes to training and competing Agility and Schutzhund with her Dutch Shepherds, Aella and Arik.

Jillian

Certified Veterinary Nurse

Jillian joined Rockledge Animal Clinic in 2019. Before that, she volunteered for the SPCA and Florida Wildlife Hospital. She graduated with her Associate’s degree from Eastern Florida State College’s Veterinary Technology program and became a CVT. She recently obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Management. She aspires to earn her certification as a Canine Rehabilitation Assistant in the near future. During her free time, she loves being with her family, friends, and boyfriend Hector. She enjoys the beach and visiting aquariums and zoos. She has three cats; Ventus, Mew, and Raven. She also has a Crested Gecko named Morty.

Gina

Certified Veterinary Nurse

Gina has been a Certified Veterinary Technician since 2000 and joined the Rockledge Animal Clinic staff in 2013.  Gina loves working with animals and the people who own them.  She has 4 blue heelers and a horse.  Gina has two wonderful kids which are her world.  She hopes her kids follow their own passion of helping animals in the veterinary field.  Her hobbies include horseback riding, swimming, and going to the beach.  Gina’s motto is, “Being a veterinary technician is a very rewarding but stressful job, but most importantly we love our pets and do the best we can in the care they deserve.”

Brianna

Certified Veterinary Nurse,  Lead Dental Technician

Brianna came to Rockledge animal clinic as a CVT in February 2020. She quickly showed interest in veterinary dentistry and became the Lead Dental Technician of the practice. Originally from Pennsylvania, Brianna graduated from York Technical Institution with her associate’s degree in Veterinary Technology in 2016 and immediately began her career. She worked for 3 years in a small animal veterinary hospital in Lancaster, while studying for her board certification test. She became certified in 2018 and immediately took to small animal dentistry. She has completed many continuing education courses and received a dental CE certification from Animal Dental Center in 2019. In her free time, She enjoys going on hikes with her significant other, Joseph, and their two dogs; Paisley, a cavalier king charles spaniel and Mishka, a pomsky. She also enjoys painting with watercolor and acrylics.

Veterinary Technicians

Lauren
Lead Veterinary Technician

Lauren joined our practice with over 16 years’ experience in the veterinary field.  She has a special interest in cytology and parasitology. She also enjoys dancing and singing around the clinic.  Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, and going to the gym and traveling.

Kayla

Veterinary Technician

My name is Kayla, working in a veterinary clinic has been what I have wanted to do since I was a child, and I feel very fortunate to be able to work at Rockledge Animal Clinic. When I’m not at work I like spend my time with my family whether it be at the beach or taking a quick weekend trip. I also spend a good chunk of my time with my Boxador Keena who loves to be apart of the action as much as she can.

Mason

Veterinary Technician

My name is Mason Lombardo, your friendly neighborhood tech assistant! I was born right here in Rockledge, Florida on April 12th, 1998. I have lived here my whole life with my brother and sister and animals have always been a big part of my life. That’s why I am dedicating my future to the betterment of animal health by becoming a veterinarian. With the hands on experience and knowledge from various medical experts, combined with hard work and dedication put into my academic studies, I plan to do just that.

Kelsey

Veterinary Technician

Kelsey joined the Rockledge Animal Clinic team in 2020. Working with animals has always been her passion since she was young. After graduating from Florida State University with a Bachelors’ Degree in Biology, Kelsey moved to the Space Coast to work as a zookeeper at the Brevard Zoo. While there, she worked with and trained a wide variety of animals including one of her favorites, Sloths. After a few years, Kelsey decided to pursue a career working in veterinary medicine as a technician and has loved it ever since. When she’s not working, Kelsey likes to spend her time at the beach, going to Disney World or playing with her two German Shepherds, Trixy and Milo, and her cat, Nelson.

Regina

Veterinary Technician

Nina

Veterinary Technician

Haley

Tech Assistant

Yasmina

Tech Assistant