Brittany is a Los Angeles native who graduated from UCLA with a major in biology and minor in art history. She has always had a strong interest in animals and volunteered at the West LA Animal Shelter during school. After receiving her bachelor’s degree, she then began her career in the veterinary field in general practice as a receptionist and was soon promoted to a shift lead. She was particularly interested in helping open new hospital locations and onboarding/training new associates. She then continued her career path at various hospitals, ultimately bringing her experience and skills to McGrath Veterinary Center.
Outside of work, Brittany enjoys indoor cycling, cooking/baking and spending time with her husband and two Boston Terriers, Bella and Ducky.
Assistant Hospital Manager
Dayana Melo brings many years of client service to McGrath Veterinary Center. From helping clients through difficult life times such as moving, to being stuck on busy roads, to now helping through medical needs for furry family members. She realized her passion was in the animal field and attended Pierce College where she trained in farm animal handling and feeding. Her many years in comforting clients has now interwind with her love for companion animals. She is looking into returning to school for business where she can gain more insight knowledge to use on her day to day career as she grows with McGrath Veterinary Center. She has found a field she is dedicated to and enjoys being a part of. Her experience in animal emergency allows her to easily say she enjoys all aspects of what she does. When she is not welcoming clients or assisting her strong team, she can be found hanging by the ocean, hiking, on a plane leaving on a big adventure or reading to her German Shepherd Mix “Vader” and “Stella” her bearded dragon.
Front Office Supervisor
Nicholas R., RVT
Nicholas is a graduate of Cal Poly Pomona with a degree in Animal Science and Pre-Veterinary Medicine. After receiving his RVT license, he followed Dr. Habib to McGrath Veterinary Center and very much enjoys his work here—especially because he can occasionally bring his German Shepherd Odin to the hospital with him. Nicholas also shares his home with a Border Collie rescue dog named Finnbar, who can do amazing tricks and agility.
In addition to spending time with his dogs, Nicholas likes to spend his free time, building computers, cooking, and playing the ukulele.
Gloria T., RVT
Bio coming soon.
Lead Veterinary Assistant
José has worked as a kennel assistant at McGrath Veterinary Center since January 2016, after earning a degree in surgical technology from Everest College. He loves that his position allows him to be surrounded by loved ones and animals. He also enjoys being able to assist his co-workers with restraining dogs and cats. When he’s not caring for pets at work or cleaning the practice, he spends his time doing digital artwork and graphic design, drawing, and painting.