Veterinarian / Owner

Dr. Zingsheim-Nadeau (affectionately referred to as Dr. Z) was born and raised in Lansing, Michigan. She earned her veterinary degree in 2013 from Michigan State University.

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Associate Veterinarian

Jaclyn graduated from the University of Glasgow Veterinary School in 2016 and moved to Washington shortly afterward to begin her veterinary career. Originally from the Philadelphia area, she enjoys being a part of strengthening the human-animal bond.

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Associate Veterinarian

Although a West Virginia native, the Pacific Northwest started calling to Dr. Lisa Woods-Zabari while she was still in veterinary school at Ohio State University. She spent most of her summers working in Western Washington until she graduated in 1990.

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Practice Manager

Jade has been a Practice Manager and Licensed Veterinary Technician at Brookside for the past four years. She has worked in a mix of emergency medicine and general practice over the years. She loves emergency care and dentistry, but her passion truly lies in team building and leadership.

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Lab Maintenance Supervisor

Toe-B has been the clinic freeloader since 2015.

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Kelsie

Co-Lead
Licensed Veterinary Technician

Kelsie grew up in colorful Colorado where her passion for animals blossomed at a young age. She attended Front Range Community College where she earned her Associates degree and became certified as a Veterinary Technician in 2013.

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Alex

LVT
Licensed Veterinary Technician

Alex was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest in Washington state. Ever since they were young, they wanted to work in the veterinary field. They started at Brookside in the summer of 2018 and fell in love with both the work and the environment created at the hospital.

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Licensed Veterinary Technician

Sarah was born and raised here in western Washington. She began training her 4H dogs at age 9 and working in vet hospitals at age 14. In 2003 she discovered and fell in love with emergency medicine, becoming a licensed technician in 2010.

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Veterinary Assistant

Born and raised in port Orchard, Cassie loves everything outdoors including camping, riding quads and dirt bikes, bonfires, and road trips. Cassie has four fur babies; Courtney the bull rott, Jake from State Farm the khaki pit, Leo the lion, and Chanel (Queen of the House).

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Veterinary Assistant

Heather is one of our amazing veterinary assistants! She came to Brookside in June 2023, and has been involved in veterinary medicine since 2016. Heather was born in Puerto Rico. Heather is a self-identified anime and gaming nerd.

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Customer Service Representative

Chris is one of the great enduring mysteries of the world. Decended from Norse Gods and a T-rex that taught herself to use a shotgun, he has recently returned to the southeastern Pudget Sound area to provide excellent customer service for Brookside.

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Client Service Representative

Maddie was born in North Dakota but felt most at home in North Carolina, where she spent her teenage years. It is also where she met her high school sweetheart and now husband. She moved to the PNW when her husband joined the military.

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