Dr. Amy Hoffman
Dr Amy Hoffman has been loving and treating animals since childhood. She grew up in a dairy farming community in Western New York and completed her undergraduate studies in Buffalo New York. She has worked as a veterinary assistant, receptionist, and a technician for over 10 years before finally going into veterinary school at Ross University and graduated with Honors after completion of her clinical education at Cornell University. Dr. Hoffman has worked all over the United States and has decided to call Vail her home. She has 15 yrs of experience in small and exotic animal emergency and urgent care. She is married, has 4 children, and a large animal family consisting of 3 horses, 3 goats, 3 English Bull Terriers, 7 cats, too many chickens to count!, guinea pigs, gerbils, parakeets and cockatiels!!!! When not at work she enjoys riding her horses and cooking vegetarian meals. Please come say Hello, she looks forward to developing relationships with all of you and your pets. Dr. Hoffman will provide you with the quality care you have come to expect from Mountain View Animal Clinic.
Dr. Viviana Zumpano
Dr. Viviana Zumpano was born and raised here in Tucson. As a young girl she grew up with many different pets which quickly revealed her calling to become a veterinarian. Along with her love of animals is her love for sports. At the age of seven she began playing soccer and had no idea that it would be the key to continuing her college education. She received soccer scholarships to Pima Community College, and Grand Canyon University. After finishing her undergraduate degree she spent two years working as a veterinary assistant in the fast paced world of emergency. Dr. Zumpano then pursued her veterinarian degree at Ross University, and finished her clinical year at Ohio State University. After graduating in May of 2016 she was thrilled to come back home to be with her husband, and family which includes three malti-poo's. Dr. Viv looks forward to meeting, learning, and teaching pet owners, the importance of pet health. Please come to say Hello to Dr Viviana Zumpano.
Kathy McMillan, Owner
Kathy has been involved in all facets of the veterinary profession since 1999 and she has loved every minute of it. A native Tucsonian, animals have always been a part of her life. While growing up, her parents built and ran a horse boarding facility hosting all kinds of events in Tucson. At the age of 14, the family moved to a farm near Benson where they cared for a variety of animals. This accumulation of experience has lead to a great appreciation for animal care and handling. In her spare time she cares for her own animals and participates in various equine activities. Her favorite of these is competing at Ranch Sorting. She appreciates the opportunity to serve owners and their pets. The goal is ensuring they each get the excellent service they deserve.
Ariana, Veterinary Technician
Ariana moved to Arizona from Massachusetts in April of 2015 with the desire to focus on her veterinary career and spend time with family. Her passion for animals runs deep. She was raised on a horse farm, and cared for horses, cats, dogs, birds, rodents, and lizards. The caring for their well being was always a main priority. As a teenager, she attended an Agricultural High School, majoring in Equine Science, Veterinary Science, & minoring in canine obedience & handling. For the last 9 years she has spent her time as a trained veterinary technician, working with cats and dogs. One day, Ariana would love to obtain her DVM and specialize in mixed animal orthopedics and rehabilitation therapy, here in Arizona. She loves the desert, it's earthy, peaceful sights and everything it has to offer, brings her great joy. At home she has 3 cats; Ringo, Harley and Ipsa, whom she loves dearly. During her free time, she loves spending time with her coworkers horses. She also enjoys hiking, spending time with family and meeting new people.
Jennifer, Office Manager
A Tucson native, she grew up spending her summers in Texas on her grandparents' farm. She and her husband Cordale have two married daughters and four grandchildren. They are proud owners of several animals including dogs, cats, chickens, mules, a horse, and a cow or pig now and then. She started her administration and customer service career working in the dental field then moved on to IBM. With 30 years experience, she came to MVAC in 2002 as the third employee. "Being a part of this company's growth and development is exciting and I have enjoyed working here". Jennifer's goal is to continue to provide the most positive environment our clients deserve.
Tammy, Director of Clinical Operations
Tammy came to join the MVAC family in 2018. Tammy has had a love for animals since she was a small child, owning a variety of animals thru out her life. She started her journey in the field at the age of 17 as a kennel technician and has been involved in every aspect of the field. Tammy brings a vast knowledge to our clinic and we are happy to have her join our team. We look forward to all the experience that she has to offer MVAC and our clients. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, loves to cook and is a huge sports fan.
Chris, Veterinary Technician
Chris joined the MVAC staff in April 2017. A Vail native, Chris enjoys spending time outdoors, and playing with his 4 dogs: Killer, Sancho, Boo Boo and Tinky.
Raven, Veterinary Technician, CVT
Raven joined the MVAC family in 2017 and we are thrilled to have her! Photos coming soon!
Rebecca, Veterinary Technician
Rebecca came to join our MVAC family in June of 2018. Rebecca is a Tucson native who has a genuine passion for all animals. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband Joe, family and her 3 dogs, Chubbs, Dalra and Meko! We are happy to have Rebecca join our team.