Our Support Staff
Meghan Correa has been with San Jose Animal Hospital since 1993. She has lived in California for a majority of her life and has had a love of animals since childhood. Her own pets include two cats, Yoda and Howie, and two dogs, Coco and Bane. When not working, she enjoys running. She has been in three half marathons.
Chris Gonzales has been a part of San Jose Animal Hospital since 2003. He loves every part of what he does because animals are so important to him. He has a special "demon cat" named Pepper. In his free time he enjoys going to heavy metal concerts, and taking his daughter to basketball games. He is a big Boston Bruins fan as well.
Baba Jabraeili, RVT
Baba Jabraeili has been part of San Jose Animal Hospital since 2005. He is a registered Veterinary Technician with an Associate's Degree. He first worked in Chicago for 3 years before moving to California. He enjoys hands-on work like dental cleanings, x-rays, placing IV catheters, and running lab work. He wife, Carmen, is a registered "human" nurse, and has two sons, Bronsin and Brayan, as well as a Chihuahua named Happy. When not working, he likes playing soccer, volleyball, and pingpong, listening to music, and traveling.
A resident of the Bay Area for over 22 years, Marcella loves to serve her community with great customer service through her passion for animals and interactions with clients. Marcella and her husband Chris have two boys - Carlos and Nathan - a Labrador Retriever named Marley, and two cats - Mama and Sammy. In her free time, Marcella loves Disneyland, taking Marley on walks, and spending quality time with her family.
Jeevan Sidhu has been a part of San Jose Animal Hospital since 2013. He is currently going to college to complete is Registered Veterinary Technician training. Jeevan is a big fan of the Denver Broncos - although he doesn't know why - and sports cars.
Julia French works as both a receptionist and assistant. She is currently finishing a Bachelor's of Science in Ecology and Conservation. She hopes to then attend Veterinary School. She has had many animals including: dogs, cats, birds, rabbits, guinea pigs, salt-water fish, and reptiles. She hopes to someday be a Equine Veterinarian.
Brian has had 15 years of experience in the Customer Service field: Corporate, Retail, Sales, etc. Brian is a man of many talents.
Brian is currently living in San Jose with his husband and daughter, Jason and Kaily. Brian has 4 dogs: Jake, Kai, Oreo, and Missy. On his spare time, Brian likes to spend as much time with his family.
Sharon has been a receptionist at San Jose Animal Hospital since 2005. She loves working at the practice and loves making a different in the lives of the pets. She is married, with one daughter and three grandchildren, and she also has cats and a dog. She loves quilting and gardening. Little known fact, as a child, she used to have a fear of cats and dogs!
Irene is currently a student at San Jose State University, majoring in biology. She hopes to one day become a Veterinarian and make animals as happy as they have made her. When she’s not around pets at San Jose Animal Hospital, she cares for her own pet, Moo Moo, a Tibetan Terrier. She also enjoys arts and crafts, planning adventures with friends, and being outdoors.
Alexis is currently in college working towards her Bachelor's Degree in Biology. As one of our receptionists, she loves working with different people and their pets, including her own. She has a Chihuahua named Nala and a Dachshund named Loco. Prior to joining our team, Alexis danced Tahitian, hula, hip-hop, and urban choreography for more than 10 years. In her spare time, she enjoys powerlifting/weight lifting, going to Disneyland, and going to the beach.
Born and raised in San Jose, Linda has now lived in Gilroy since 2012. She worked at 2 different boarding kennels over a span of 11 years. Linda enjoys pet-sitting, dog walking, gardening, cooking, fitness, water sports, dirt bikes, and mixed martial arts. She owns 2 mixed-breed dogs (Harley and Hogan), doves, finches, geckos, and Jeffrey the turtle. Linda also has rescued and rehabbed 4 strays. In her free time, Linda is a Crossfit Coach/Trainer for Crossfit San Jose. She loves keeping people and animals healthy or getting them there!
Crisanta is currently attending De Anza College and will soon be transferring to a four-year college to obtain her Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration and Finance. Crisanta lives with her family and boyfriend, Andy. Crisanta has 3 dogs, Peanut, Akuma, and Sobe. She enjoys spending time with her family and dogs, eating, and traveling.
Luis comes to us after working eight years as a receptionist on the human health side. He enjoys working with everyone at the practice. He enjoys gardening, painting and interior decorating when he’s not working out. He also enjoys quality time with family and friends and vacationing whenever time permits. Luis has no animals at this time, but does share custody of two Min Pins, Akasha and Enkil. In addition, he loves dog sitting for his friends.
Bio coming soon!
Alex is a recent high school graduate of Lincoln High School in San Jose. His plans for the future are undecided but knows he wants it to include animals. He has one cat, Rachel, who is smart and helps socialize the kittens that his mom fosters for a local rescued group. Alex's interests include computer technology, digital arts, animal and earth sciences.
Kristen is a recent graduate from the University of Missouri with a Bachelors in Animal Science. Previous to this, she worked as a vet tech in the Bay Area. She has 3 cats: Rampage, Torpedo, and Oliver, and a dog named Phoenix. Kristen loves kayaking, reading, and has plans to visit every national park in America.
Bio coming soon.
Samantha is currently attending Foothill Community College to pursue a career as a Registered Veterinary Technician. During her free time, she enjoys trail running with her dogs Ruger and Harley, skydiving, and swimming with sharks. Samantha's favorite thing to do is eat.
Therese is a San Jose Native and currently lives in South San Jose. She has 2 pets, a dog named Samson and a cat named Simba. Therese enjoys playing video games during her free time. She often travels to the East Coast to visit family.
Stormy Gonzales has been with San Jose Animal Hospital for many years, after being abandoned at our front door with a skin infection. He has slowly worked his way up the ranks to become Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of the company. He routinely greets clients, both in the lobby and in the exam rooms. He is overweight and diabetic but is also the life of the party and has a care-free attitude.
Baby Kitty is a 7-year-old female, left at our back door 6 years ago, suffering from a severely injured leg that needed amputation. She has been here ever since. She's free to roam the hospital as she chooses, but generally prefers to stay in the kennel area, having become "institutionalized" over the years.