Meet the Team

Meet the Team


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Dr. Misti May

Dr. Misti May leads our healthcare team. She is a 1993 graduate of the Kansas State College of Veterinary Medicine. Her special interests include surgery, dentistry and helping families with the patients she sees. She and her husband Greg have four children together, Brianna, Jordan, Caroline and Andrew, one sweet grandchild, Kaia Rae, and a loveable Vizsla named Cleveland. You may not know it, but besides being a great doctor Dr. May is one mean cook. Just ask her staff! When she is not busy at the clinic Dr. May enjoys traveling with her family, going to KSU football games and playing WAY TOO MUCH competitive USTA tennis with her husband.

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Dr. Boyd Walker

Dr. Boyd Walker also provides medical care for our patients. Dr. Walker graduated from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1972. He is a retired educator, serving as director of Colby Community College's veterinary technology program for 26 years. Teaching client's animal health and behavior is his continuing love. After hours Dr. Walker enjoys living on the family farm, gardening, hunting, and fishing. He and his wife Sharon have raised three children. Elisabeth, Rachael, and Ethan and now are enjoying three adorable grandchildren, Esme', Jack and Lucy.


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Dr. Gisell Robertson

Dr. Robertson pictured with her Sulcata Tortoise, Kiowa. She grew up in S. Florida and attended Ross
University on the island of St. Kitts. She finished her clinical rotations at Kansas State University. Dr.
Robertson and her husband, Bobby, stay busy chasing around their twin daughters Aurora and Aria, 4
dogs, 1 cat, Sulcata tortoise. In her free time, she enjoys reading, gardening, and jogging.

Front Office

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Jennifer Pickerell

After 27 years in the dentistry field, Jennifer prayed and asked God the direction He wanted her to follow
and the path led her here to Southview! Jen has always had a deep love of animals and joined our
Southview family as a receptionist in July of 2018. Jennifer and her husband Wayne have two children,

Ethan and Bree. They also have two fur-babies; Gizmo a Shih-Tzu/Poodle mix and Hank a Shih-
Tzu/Bichon Frise mix. Jen loves to read, attend her kids sporting events and going to the movies!

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Kate Hurl

Kate has worked in customer service in McPherson Kansas over the last 18 years. If she looks familiar, she may have sold you a cell phone, opened a bank account for you or helped you with your taxes. She loves taking care of people and, now, getting to take care of their animals! Kate lives with her partner, Clint, and their two dogs, Cordelia and Lottie Louise. She loves to camp, cook, eat, and spend time with her family (especially her young nephews).“

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Opey Clinic Cat

Meet Opey, our cross-eyed clinic cat! Opey loves to play, snuggle and play bite! He is fearless and does not know the meaning of the word stranger. Opey loves everyone; cats, dogs and people. He truly believes that everyone is his friend, if they aren't when they come in they will be by the time they leave! We love our Opey!

Veterinary Technicians

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Megan Schwartz

Megan Schwartz has been an integral part of Southview Veterinary Hospital since 2002. She is currently in charge of patient care. Her special interests are in the areas of training and animal behavior counseling. Megan lives outside of Moundridge on a family farm, that is fondly referred to as, "The Compound." Megan has a menagerie of animals including Ruth, a red heeler, a cat named John Wayne, two sheep, Betty and Barney, Vera the fainting goat, three mini donks named, Matt Dillon, Ms. Kitty and Calamity Jane and four horses, Skeet, Jimmy, Red, and Cody. In her spare time, she is an active member of the Cowboy Mounted Shooting Association. So, if you find Megan after work, she will be practicing shooting or at least on top of a horse!

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Ashly McCarty

Ashly (yes this is spelled correctly, there is no ‘e’ in her name!) is from Hutchinson, KS and graduated from the Veterinarian Technician Program at Brown Mackie College in 2017. Ashly did her externship here at Southview while at Veterinary Technician School. After working in Salina for the past two years we are happy that she has joined our family here at Southview! Ashly loves animals and loves being able to help those in need. She has an identical twin Amber and enjoys hanging out with family and reading in her spare time.

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Sue Wall

Sue Wall has been a part of Southview since 2003. She is a part-time employee who finds herself in many roles. Professionally, Sue is a retired physical therapist. She is beneficial in orthopedic cases and can be called at any time to assist with rehabilitation questions for our orthopedic patients. We also call Sue the "Tasmanian Devil" because she is always busy when she is working. Sue and her husband, Brent, have three grown daughters and two grandsons.



Kennel Staff

"Mama Dee" Townsend

"Mama Dee" Townsend retired after 30 years at Hospira and came to work for Southview in 2016. You can catch a glimpse of her in the afternoon working behind the scenes. Mama Dee takes loving care of our Southview patients in the evenings and holidays. She has 3 kids and 5 grandchildren that she adores. Mama Dee loves to camp and hang out with her forever friends. Mama Dee has a heart of gold, so not to anyone's surprise she has rescued every pet she calls family. Fortunately for her pets, they are loved to the moon and back. Mama Dee is at home with her two pets Bernie and Jenny.

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Tiffany Hinson

Tiffany Hinson has been at Southview since the days of Dr. Brad Walker. She started working with animals with the McPherson County Humane Society and then came to work as weekend kennel staff in 1999. Currently, Tiffany is a flexible employee who takes care of patients on mornings, nights, weekends, holidays and everything in between. Even though she is a very active part of our staff, many clients have never met Tiffany. However, she knows your pets quite well! Tiffany and her husband, Bobby, have a daughter, Serena, and too many animals to count.

Southview Veterinary Hospital

1423 S 81 Bypass

McPherson, KS 67460

Phone: 620-241-4114
Fax: 620-241-5633
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 314, McPherson, KS 67460

For after-hour emergencies, call our on-call doctor at: 620-755-4324 Email Us


Monday 7:00am - 7:00pm

Tuesday 8:00am - 5:30pm

Wednesday 8:00am - 1:00pm

Thursday 8:00am - 5:30pm

Friday 8:00am - 5:30pm

Saturday 8:00am - 12:00pm

Sunday Closed