About us

Meet Our Team

Veterinary Assistants


Tyler Brookshire, Lead Assistant

Bio Coming Soon.

Brad Serpa

Brad graduated from Cass High School in 2007. He concluded his pre-vet studies at Kennesaw State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology in the fall of 2014. He has been dedicated to the healthcare and the well being of the patients of Bartow Animal Hospital since August of 2007. Brad is married with three cats, four dogs, and lots of fish.

Britt Wilson

Britt is a native of Cartersville, GA, and graduated from Cartersville High School in 2011. He is currently seeking his Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Kennesaw State University with aspirations to attend veterinary school. He resides at home with his parents, brother, and his 3 dogs. He has been a member of the Bartow Animal Hospital family since 2008.

Leticia Bongiovanni

Leticia is a California native who moved to Georgia in 2006. She attended college at Los Angeles Pierce College, and UC Davis University, where she was enrolled in the RVT (registered veterinarian technician) program. Leticia has been with Bartow Animal Hospital since 2013. At home she keeps busy with her children, Megan, Sarah, and Jacob, three dogs, and three cats.

Sara Stoner

Sara joined the Bartow Animal Hospital family in 2004. As a Veterinary assistant, she works closely with the veterinarians and other Bartow staff to ensure that your pet receives the best possible care. Sara is the mother of a son and a daughter, and a chocolate Lab and a cat.

Mary Ellis

Mary, an Air Force brat, graduated from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College with an associate degree in Animal Health Technology. Mary worked in the veterinary medicine field for nearly ten years before joining Bartow Animal Hospital. Mary lives near Barnsley Gardens with her 7 dogs, 5 cats, 3 turtles, 2 lovebirds, 100 guppies. In addition to her work at Bartow, she enjoys reading science-fiction, gardening, and church.

Stephanie O’Neal

Stephanie was born and raised in Cartersville, Ga. She started working at Bartow Animal Hospital in the fall of 1997 as a kennel assistant and moved up to a veterinary assistant after a short period of training. Stephanie is married with three sons. They reside in Cartersville along with their four Great Danes and Beagles.

Sheri Hanyok

Sheri has been a veterinary assistant since 2010 when she lived in Ohio. She is married and has two daughters, two cats, and one dog. One day a week she assist Dr. White at the Etowah Valley Humane Society.

Lauren Lam

Lauren graduated from Cass High School in 2012. She joined Bartow Animal Hospital in 2015. Lauren is married with a young daughter, two dogs, and one cat, and LOVES Chihuahuas.