Mark Moore, Practice Manager
Mark has been with Trinity Ridge Animal Health since 2005. He received his B.S. in Biology from Lander University in 2012. He enjoys both small and large animal, food animal, and hospital operation. He was raised and lives in Laurens with his wife Kaila and three children. Their family also includes two dog, a cat, a few rabbits, and a flock of chickens. In his spare time, he enjoys the outdoor activities, fishing, and spending time with family and friends.
Lexie Franklin, Receptionist
Lexie joined the Trinity Ridge Animal Health team in 2016, following a move from Florida to South Carolina. Her passion for animals was sparked at a young age, desiring to follow in her mother's footsteps as a veterinary health professional. She serves as a receptionist at Trinity Ridge and cannot imagine a life where she is not surrounded by animals all day long. When she is not at work, she enjoys spending valued time with her husband and young son, teaching horseback riding lessons, and hiking.
Kayla Nichols, Licensed Veterinary Technician
Kayla has been with Trinity Ridge Animal Health since 2012. She is a Licensed Veterinary Technician. Kayla grew up on a dairy farm in Saluda County, SC. She received her B.S. in Biology from Newberry College in 2010 and then completed the Veterinary Technology Program at Piedmont Technical College in 2012.
Kensley Carwile, Veterinary Technician
Kensley joined Trinity Ridge Animal Health in 2016 as a veterinary technician. She graduated from the Veterinary Technology Program at Tri-County Technical College. As a member of our team, Kensley enjoys caring for animals large and small in the most compassionate manner. Her interests outside of work include outdoor activities and spending time with family and friends. She has one dog, Liz, and two cats, Molly and Kieran.
Shayna Howell, Licensed Veterinary Technician
Shayna is a Licensed Veterinary Technician who graduated from the Veterinary Technology Program at Tri-County Technical College. She has been a member of the Trinity Ridge Animal Health family since 2017. She lives in Laurens with her daughter, Harper, and beagle, Tank. She enjoys watching Netflix, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.
Lyndsey Brock, Veterinary Technician
Lyndsey joined Trinity Ridge Animal Health in 2018. She graduated from the Veterinary Technology Program at Tri-County Technical College. Lyndsey lives in Honea Path with her husband, Dylan, and dog, Oz. Her passions include caring for animals, Mexican food, and Caribbean cruises.
Katelyn McKellar, Kennel Manager
Katelyn is originally from Charleston, SC and after moving to the Upstate area, joined Trinity Ridge Animal Health in September 2014. She is the kennel manager at The Inn at Trinity Ridge Animal Health and also serves as a veterinary assistant. Katelyn's compassionate heart for all pets great and small and a lifelong dream of working with animals sparked her interest in veterinary medicine at a young age. She attended Piedmont Tech and has plans to return to attend the Veterinary Technology program. When Katelyn is not at work, she enjoys reading and gaming. She lives in Laurens, South Carolina with her husband, Austin, two dogs, Gypsy and Zephyr, and cat, Nova.
Alana Abercrombie, Kennel Technician
Alana joined the Trinity Ridge Animal Health staff in 2018 as a Kennel Technician. Alana is a senior at Laurens District High School and is a member of the Varsity Cheerleading team. Her passion for animals has led her to pursue a career as a Wildlife Veterinarian. She plans on attending Mississippi State University in the fall for Pre-Veterinary Science.
Christian Wilhelm, Kennel Technician
Christian joined Trinity Ridge Animal Health in April 2019. She comes from an agricultural background and has an overwhelming passion for working with large and small animals. After high school, she plans to continue her education in veterinary medicine, with dreams of one day becoming a DVM. Her interests outside of school and work include barrel racing and showing livestock.
Logan Thomason, Kennel Technician
Logan joined the Trinity Ridge Animal Health family in the fall of 2019. She is a junior at Laurens High School and is a member of the Lady Raiders soccer team. She enjoys taking Agriculture classes and plans to attend Clemson University while majoring in Veterinary Science.
Skiff was born in Tennessee and raised in Laurens, South Carolina. She is a graduate of Patterson Training Academy and works as a part time greeter at Trinity Ridge Animal Health. Skiff enjoys oyster roasts, a good game of fetch, and cuddles with her family. She is an expert treat sampler.