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.
Rockledge Animal Clinic’s veterinarians have over XX combined years of experience. The health and well-being of your pet is in good hands.
Gregg Shinn, DVM
Dr. Gregg Shinn graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1975. After a few years of practicing in both Ohio and south Florida, he moved to Brevard County and opened Rockledge Animal Clinic in December, 1979. Dr. Shinn’s love for animals shines through on a daily basis with his caring, compassionate attitude toward each patient. The confidence and integrity of Dr. Shinn encourages his staff to seek continuing education and strive to perform their best. His special interests in veterinary medicine include endoscopy and orthopedic surgery and in 2005, Dr. Shinn earned a certificate in canine rehabilitation (CCRT). He has four beautiful daughters, a border collie/shepherd mix named Finn, an orange tabby named Rocky, and a domestic short hair, George.
Lisa Parker, DVM
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.
Amie Linville, DVM
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
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.
Rockledge Animal Clinic’s staff is here to provide your pet with warm, loving care.
Amanda CVT, CCRT, CVPM
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.
Customer Service Representatives
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!
Customer Service Representative/Pharmacy Technician
Kristin, originally from the West Coast of Florida joined our team in 2012. Kristin plays an active role at Rockledge Animal Clinic as an expeditor and client liaison. She always has a spunky, positive attitude and loves caring for animals. She has many years’ experience in veterinary medicine including technician and receptionist. Kristin enjoys assisting in surgery and treating our sick patients. Outside of work, her hobbies include going to the beach, boating, fishing and hanging out with friends. She has two fur-babies, a Chihuahua named Waffle and a rescue cat named Millie.
Certified Veterinary Technicians
Certified Veterinary Nurse (Lead) / 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.
Certified Veterinary Nurse
Born and raised in Southern California. I worked in the dog daycare environment for 7 years and while doing so decided to go back to school. I graduated form Cal Poly Pomona with a B.S. in Animal Health Science in 2013 and passed the California Registered Veterinary Technician Exam in 2014. I worked as an RVT in California for about a year. I then moved to Colorado with my husband and 3 dogs (Pele, Maui, and Rufio) and was a veterinary technician for over 3 years and passed the VTNE in 2018. After realizing life without the ocean and Disney was not for us, we moved to Melbourne Florida and I joined the team at Rockledge Animal Clinic. Outside of work I enjoy reading, watching tv/movies and exploring everything our new home has to offer.
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.”
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.
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.
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.
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. 🙂
My name is Tammy Romanisko and I joined the Rockledge Animal Clinic crew in July 2019.I come to you with 18 years of veterinary experience and was once the proud owner of Veterinary Relief Staff Services, Inc. After selling my business,I took on my most important job ever….being the best mom I can be and raising my kids.
I currently live in Satellite Beach with my husband and children and I am happy to be back in veterinary medicine and look forward to what the future holds!
I have a Catahoula named Finley and a cat named Kiwi.
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!