Hebron Animal Hospital's Dedicated Team
Our team of veterinary professionals is dedicated to delivering the best customer service and compassionate care to you and your pets.
Sharon Seifert — Co-Hospital Manager
Sharon has worked at Hebron Animal Hospital for over 28 years. From working as a Kennel Assistant to Veterinary Technician and later Project Manager, she now works as our Hospital Manager - and has loved every minute! Sharon enjoys being able to help patients in any way she can.
At home, she has one sweet, old Labrador named Dylan. Sharon enjoys gardening and helping our 'pollinators' (bees and butterflies, especially Monarchs) by using native plants.
Angela Schmitt — Co-Hospital Manager & Head Technician
Angela has been at Hebron Animal Hospital for over 13 years. She loves being able to make a difference in the lives of pets and their familiies; she likes being a "voice for the voiceless".
At home, Angela has a 'mini zoo' of animals including a Pitbull rescue Caesar; three cats, Nemo, Bub and Boo; two horses, Willy and Billy; two Guinea Pigs, Daisy and Duck; and a Bearded Bragon, Dude. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, which includes her husband and two daughters. Additionally, Angela likes to work in the barn with the horses and garden.
Melissa Lagestee, RVT — Veterinary Technician.
Melissa is a Registered Veterinary Technician at Hebron Animal Hospital. She loves being able to help animals everyday! Melissa especially enjoys seeing the impact she has on an animal’s life.
At home, she has a German Shepherd, Alaskan Malamute mix named Laika. Melissa enjoys going on adventures with her dog, as well as hiking and biking when it is warm.
Kelly Matijevich — Veterinary Technician
Kelly loves interacting will all the pets that come in and getting to snuggle with them!
At home, she has a dog named Brie and cat named Petey. Kelly enjoys hiking and going for walks with her pets. She also likes to workout!.
Sidney Augustson — Veterinary Technician
As a member of the team, she loves to see the progress when a pet comes in ill and then recovers. She also takes pride in keeping our patients healthy with yearly visits and loves to see all the cute dogs & cats that come to see us!
Outside of work, Sidney enjoys working with Rescues. She volunteers at several shelters and takes joy in uniting lost pets with their owners. At home, she has a cat named Moana, Pittie mix named Bruiser and a Golden mix Max.
Jennet Benetich — Veterinary Technician
Jennet has been a vet tech for over 17 years and can’t imagine doing anything else. Some days are a challenge and some are routine but knowing she can help an animal, even in a small way, makes every day worth it.
At home, Jennet has Hero, a Pitbull and Maple, an Irish Wolfhound along with five horses, five cats, one donkey, one tortoise, one hedgehog and a variety of birds! She enjoys horseback riding, woodworking and spending time with her family and pets.
Lauren Smith — Veterinary Technician
Lauren has been a technician here at Hebron Animal for almost two years and enjoys helping our patients become as healthy as possible. She loves being a part of a team that works very hard to make that happen and how her co-workers have become her friends in the process.
Lauren has six fur babies at home: four cats and two dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys riding her bike, hanging out with friends, and rooting for the Cubs!