Andrea was born in Sweetwater, Texas and moved to Houston in 1990. After graduating from Cypress Creek High School, she entered the veterinary technician program at Lone Star College. She graduated and became an RVT (Registered Veterinary Technician) in 2002 and began working with Dr. Jackson in 2003. She joined the Northpointe team in 2011 and is particularly interested in surgery. Andrea and her husband, Michaeal, live in Waller with their dog (Dallas), cat (Keko), and two horses (Luke and Snickers). Their hobbies include horseback riding, woodworking, reading, and they have recently started learning to kayak!
Toni is originally from Sweet Home, Texas. She moved to Houston in 2012 to attend veterinary technician school. Toni began working at Northpointe in 2012 and was licensed as an RVT (Registered Veterinary Technician) in 2016. Currently, she lives in Spring with her husband, Michael, and their cat, Lucky. In her spare time, Toni loves to watch wrestling and frequently participates in mud runs.
Rebecca was born in Ponca City, Oklahoma but moved to Texas at 2 years old. She joined our team in 2016, shortly after her graduation from the Vet Tech Institute of Houston, where she received her Associates of Applied Science Degree in Veterinary Technology. Rebecca and her husband, Jordan, have a beautiful 5-year-old daughter. In her free time, Rebecca enjoys hunting and spending time with her family. She has two pets, a chocolate lab named Ruger and a cat, Sansa, that love to cuddle!
Cindy is a native of Los Angeles, California. She moved to the Houston area in 2005. After high school, she attended the Vet Tech Institute of Houston. She became a Registered Veterinary Technician in 2009 and joined the Northpointe team in 2017. She particularly enjoys the challenges of veterinary dentistry and radiology. Cindy and Johnny, her husband, have a little girl who enjoys chasing around the 4-legged kiddos in the house – Chanel, a feisty chihuahua, and 3 cats (Buddha, Gypsy, and Ivy)! Cindy’s hobbies include fishing, watching movies, reading, and spending quality time with family and friends.
Melissa is originally from Oklahoma City, but has been in the Tomball area since 2000. She began working with Dr. Jackson in 2004 and has been with our practice since we opened in 2010. Her favorite thing about working with animals is helping patients recover from traumatic injuries. Melissa has a cat (Paradox) and a dog (Limey). She enjoys getting quality time with her family and tries to read and travel whenever possible.
Courtney moved to the Cypress area from Arizona while she was in middle school. She began working in the veterinary field as a receptionist in 2004 and obtained her CVA (Certified Veterinary Assistant) qualification soon after. Courtney joined the Northpointe team in 2014 and has enjoyed expanding her knowledge in the management of chronic illnesses and traumatic injuries. Courtney and her husband, Thomas, enjoy watching sports, going to concerts, and traveling. Courtney and Thomas have a young son, 2 cats (Chad and Walter), and a dog (Shelby).
Ari joined the Northpointe team in July, 2016. She is originally from Plano, TX but moved here after high school. She earned her Associate of Applied Science degree from Lone Star College in Tomball in 2012. Ari and her husband, Ashton, have two daughters and a menagerie of pets – two dogs, Rowdy and Oakley, two hamsters, Ariel and Elsa, and a variety of fish! When they have down time, Ari and her family love to go camping, fishing, and hunting.
Brittany was born in Chicago but moved to Houston at the age of 8. She attended college in South Dakota, where she played soccer and earned a bachelor’s degree in education. After teaching sixth graders for two years, she realized her true passion – animals! Brittany has moved to Tomball and is currently enrolled in the veterinary technician program at Lone Star College. Brittany and her husband, Louis, have a newborn son. In their free time, they enjoy watching movies and spending time with friends and family. Brittany also has a special interest in animal photography and her 3 Alaskan Malamutes (Kato, Khaleesi, and Meeko) are her favorite subjects.