Dianna McClearyPractice Manager
I've been enjoying this journey since 2005; it has been full of joy, sorrow, fun, expectations, hellos, goodbyes and farewells. This job requires that I give my best at all times. There are so many wonderful people here and that have passed through Crossroads, both employees and clients. I feel very fortunate and honored to manage this clinic. I have three awesome grown children, and a beautiful granddaughter and not to mention my three spoiled Chihuahuas. I thank God everyday for bringing me to Crossroads.
'I'm thankful for all my struggles in my life, because without the struggles, I would have never stumbled across my strength.'
Miguel HernandezVeterinary Technician
Miguel has been in the Veterinary industry for more than 25 years, he loves playing his guitar and most of all dancing with his wife. We would be lost without him.
'I only know that I don't know anything.'
Samuel MendozaVeterinary Technician
Sam Joined our team in 2010; he is one of our lead techs and also certified in ultrasounding. He has had a life time of loving animals and feels he is exactly where he is suppose to be. His heart is as big as he is.
'The best portion of a good mans life is his little nameless unremembered acts of kindness and love.'
Alex BacaPharmacy Technician
Alex joined our team in 2008 after graduating from International Business College as a Pharmacy Technician. She has been a great asset to Crossroads, as we would be lost without her. In her off time she loves gardening and spending time with her family.
Enid MirabalVeterinary Technician
Enid began her technician career in 2001 at the Animal Emergency Center. She came to Crossroads in 2008. She believes that working with animals is therapeutic to the soul and that is what she loves most about her job. Enid is also one of our best dental technicians and also helps in the front as a receptionist.
'I'm thankful for every moment'
Clara EsparzaVeterinary Technician
Clara is one of our best dental technicians, she loves to surround herself with animals. She admires their loyalty, passion and love. She also has a passion for traveling and trying out different cuisines.
'Travel opens your heart, broadens your mind and fills your life with stories to tell'
Aileen GuerreroVeterinary Technician
Aileen may be sweet and small like a bunny but don't let her size fool you, she can be fearless and courageous as a lion. She is one of our best dental techs, she is very nuturing and enjoys nature; she says it keeps her mindful and free spirited.
'If they stare, let them.... You cannot blend in when you were meant to stand out.'
Ricardo GanemVeterinary Technician
Ricardo joined our team in 2013; working with dogs is his sixth sense. Aside from the clinic, he is an independent dog trainer, walker and pet sitter. He specializes in meeting all animal's needs and providing them with the life they deserve. Ricardo is one of our lead techs and is also certified in ultrasounding.
'A dog is not a toy... A dog is part of the family not just another thing you can throw away. Take your dog for a walk or go hiking with your dog , play with your dog. Most of all love your dog.'
Jesus QuinteroVeterinary Technician
Jesus has been a technician at Crossroads for almost 5 years. He loves animals, especially his boxers Madi and Fury. He enjoys running, cooking and spending time with his family.
'It's all fun and games until someone ends up in a cone'
Jordan LambrickVeterinary Technician
Jordan is a recent graduate of New Mexico State with a bachelor of Science in Animal and Range Science. She loves spending time outdoors with her Cocker Spaniel and Schnauzer. She calls her wolf pack 'Lamb Chop' Jordan also has a passion for exotic pets as she has five birds and a nine year old Ball Python. She also has the best organizational skills.
'My fashion philosophy is, if you're not covered in dog hair, your life is empty'
Gabriela RojasVeterinary Technician
Gaby has been working in the Veterinarian field with animals for more than 15 years. Joining our team in 2017 we find that she not only has a love for animals but she is very passionate about saving the the earth. She is evironmental friendly; and please do not use a straw around her!
'Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's need, but not every man's greed'
Walter MolinaVeterinary Technician
Walter is a Veterinary Technician by day and a DJ by night. Saving animals and enjoying music is his love in life. His degree plan says 'Math education' so we have a future math teacher in our hands.
'Sometimes I wake up at 3 a.m. thinking about your dog; there is no extra charge for this'
Jocelyn MaldonadoVeterinary Technician
Jocelyn was born in California and raised in El Paso, Tx. She received her Veterinary assisitant certification in 2018 and soon joined Crossroads shortly after. She became a technician for her love of animals, especially Dachshunds, they are the way to her heart! She enjoys traveling any chance she gets.
'He NEVER bites they said... 'He's really sweet they said'
Desiree GandaraVeterinary Technician
Desi joined our team in 2018 after she volunteered here for a while. She loves the everyday challenge of an animal hospital and completed her training as a dental technician. Desi has a strong passion for all types of animals and exotics. She also has exceptional organizational skills. In her spare time she loves spending time with her and her husband's very spoiled Australian Shepards.
'Life is short.... Play with your dog'
Nazlyn ChavezVeterinary Technician
Nazlyn is a native El Pasoan and a graduate from El Paso Community College. She is currently pursuing her bachelors in Biomedical Sciences at the University of Texas at El Paso. In 2018, Nazlyn received her Veterinary assistant certification from Pima Medical Institute. She enjoys traveling, horseback riding, and plans to apply to Vet school in the near future.
'Shih Tzu's are life and the way to my heart'
Daniel EnriquezVeterinary Technician
Daniel joined our team in 2018; he loves his job and is always willing to spend that extra time with all of his furry patients. He has a very caring heart for animals and people alike as he always carries around a smile with a twist of sense of humor to brighten your day.
'I think the next best thing to solving a problem is finding some humor in it'
Valerie ValdiviezVeterinary Technician
Valerie is our youngest technician, she knew as a small child that animal care was for her. She believes Veterinarians and technicians exist so animals could have heroes, and with that admiration and mindset she hopes to prosper in what is truly the career of her dreams.
'Some of our best friends never say a word to us, but may bark at us from time to time and are always there for us no matter what'
Astrid ReyesVeterinary Technician
Astrid loves the unique emotional chemistry our animal companions offer us with this job. She has recently been accepted into Veterinary school, but we hope to have her back some day as a Veterinarian. She wants to specialize in small animals and exotics. She is missed by us all!!!
'Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened'
Yahaira ParraVeterinary Technician
In 2018 Yahaira received her Veterinary assistant certification from PIMA Medical Institute. She is one of our youngest and hardest working technicians. She is living her dream working with animals.
'As I keep bettering myself I know that the sky is the limit'
Sierra MillerVeterinary Technician
After graduating from PIMA Medical Institute as a Veterinary Technician, Sierra joined our team in 2019. She is one of our sweetest technicians with all our furry patients as well as our staff and clients. In her spare time she loves spending time with her family, especially her precious daughter.
'I don't know, I just work here'
Melanie DavisVeterinary Technician
Melanie was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. She knew at a young age that animals were her passion. When shes not hanging out with her 7 dogs she's taking care of babies and children - her second passion.
'Dogs are like at potato chips, you can't have just one!'
Kaitlyn FloresVeterinary Technician
Kaitlyn recently joined our team as a technician and is also a student at New Mexico State University. Knowing what she has wanted to do since she was a small child, she feels she i on her way to fulfilling her dreams in helping to save all the animals she can possibly save. Kaitlyn feels her happiest when she is here at Crossroads. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her fur babies and a Ball Python.
'Work doesn't feel like work when you're happy doing the thing you love'
Dyana joined our team back in 2005. She loves working at Crossroads because of our wonderful clients and seeing all the different animals that come through here everyday. She has so much love for animals and is a foster for 'From the Heart'. However her pride and joy would be her son Adrian.
'Whoever said a diamond is a girls best friend never owned a dog'
Janet joined our team in 2014. What she loves most about her job is helping our clients and seeing all the different animlas that come through Crossroads everyday. Her favorite thing to do is spend time with her family.
'Healing takes time and asking for help is a courageous step'
Dulce joined our team in 2014. She has the best of both worlds, working with people and animals is what she most loves about her job. In her spare time she is attending the University of Phoenix and majoring in Accounting and Finance. She mostly loves spending time with her three beautiful children, friends and family.
'Each day I'm thankful for the nights that turned to mornings, friends that turned into family and past dreams and goals that turned into realities'
Crystal joined Crossroads in 2017; she enjoys the everyday challenge in working in an animal hospital. She adopted a 2 year old poodle and also helps foster for 'From the Heart Rescue'. She enjoys spending time with her two daughters, friends and family.
'Work hard, stay humble, be kind and take a leap'
Monica came to Crossroads in 2017 after Anthony Clinic closed, where she worked at for 17 years. Their loss was our gain as we love having her on our team. What she loves most about Crossroads is she says there's never a dull moment. This past year she adopted a boxer named Cooper after fostering him for 'From the Heart Rescue'. She loves spoiling him, along with her husband and daughter.
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life'