DR. GISELL ROBERTSON
Dr. Gisell Robertson leads our veterinary team. She is 2014 graduate of the School of Veterinary Medicine at Ross University which is located on the island of St. Kitts. Dr. Robertson finished her clinical rotations at Kansas State University. She has been practicing at Southview Veterinary Hospital since July of 2018. She grew up in S. Florida and moved to McPherson in 2013. Dr. Robertson and her partner Bobby stay busy chasing around their twin daughters Aurora and Aria, 3 rescue dogs; Thea, Gomez & Morti & 3 cats; Pickles, Relish & Dill. In her free time, Dr. Robertson enjoys reading, gardening, and jogging.
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.
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, Hank a Shih-
Tzu/Bichon Frise mix, and a rescue cat Nigel. Jen loves to read, attend her kid’s sporting events and going to the movies!
Stacey missed us so much that after being gone for 9 months she is back!! Look for her friendly face to greet you as you come in! Stacey lives with her son Jimmy and Lhasa Apso-Mollea. Stacey loves spending time with Jimmy and her adult daughters Kylie and Kenzie. Stacey is also a huge K-State fan and a homebody!
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!
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 Damn it Darrel, an Australian Cattle Dog, a cat named John Wayne, two sheep, Betty and Barney, Vera the fainting goat, three mini donks named, Matt Dillon, Ms. Kitty and Marcella B. 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!
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 spending time with her two cats, Mama & Midnight 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.
"MAMA DEE" DEEVIE MCMICHAEL
“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 three dogs Libby Tink, & Jazz.
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 are true animal lovers with cats, dogs, geckos, parakeets and guinea pigs at home!