Our team is made up of a handful of well trained, hardworking, dedicated and experienced staff all of whom are passionate about caring for animals. Many of our associates have worked with Dr Gwin for years and play vital roles ensuring your pet receives the best possible care.

If you would like to speak to a member of our team, please don’t hesitate to contact us today at: (918) 632-0508 (Tulsa) or (405) 751-3821 (Oklahoma City).


Becky Andrews

Becky is our customer service representative. She worked as an office manager at a veterinary practice for 12 years and owned the Madison House Inn Bed and Breakfast for 5 years. She enjoys the daily interaction with the incredible clients at the clinic the most. She has one beautiful daughter and three awesome grandchildren. She enjoys traveling/RVing with her husband and best friend of 42 years. She and her husband also help lead their church small group in their home.


Chanel Elrod

Chanel grew up in Tulsa, OK and is a die hard Sooner fan. She graduated from The University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor’s of Science and is planning on going to veterinary school in the future. Her plan is to work with dogs, cats, and exotics. In her free time she enjoys traveling with her fiancé, hanging out with friends, and playing with her dogs, Bella & Thor!


Deanna Taylor

Deanna has been a Registered Veterinary Technician in Oklahoma since 2003. She has worked in general veterinary practices, emergency and critical care and even horse reproduction clinics. In addition to ophthalmology, Deanna is interested in animal nutrition and aging and hospice pet care. At home, Deanna enjoys horseback riding with daughter Natalie, and welcomed baby boy Jude in 2016.


Donna Gero

Although she has previously lived in Arizona and California, Donna is originally from Massachusetts. She has made Oklahoma her home for the last 21 years and been working with Dr. Gwin for 20 of those 21 years! In her spare time, Donna likes long walks down by the river, loving on her two black labs – Meg and Andi, and supporting local spay and neuter organizations.


Ginger Laxson

Ginger currently lives in Midwest City. She attended Oklahoma State University and has worked as Dr. Gwin’s transcriptionist since 2003. She loves to travel, but most of all enjoys spending time with family and friends.


Joy Williams

Joy received her RVT certification in 2007 but has worked in the veterinary field for close to 30 years. She retired from the Air Force as a Senior Master Sergeant after 23 1/2 years of service. She is also the founder of the local animal rescue, Misfits, Mutts and Meows which was established in 2010.


Nancy Bachman

Nancy is from Oklahoma City, OK and has been practice manager for Animal Eye Clinic for a year and a half. In addition to her responsibilities at the clinic Nancy also has a busy home life and is mother to 3 kids, 2 dogs, 2 cats, and 2 tortoises. When she is not working Nancy enjoys gardening, cooking, golfing, and spending time with her family at the lake.


Theresa Stradal

Theresa is from Edmond Oklahoma and has worked for Dr. Gwin for 30 years. She is married with three children and five grandchildren. She loves to travel, read, spend time with her family and friends, and tryout new restaurants.


Victoria Dropps

Victoria grew up in Germany and settled in Oklahoma after her family retired from the Air Force in 2013. She achieved her B.S. from Oklahoma State University with a major in Natural Resource Ecology & Management/Wildlife Biology Pre-Vet in 2018. Animal care has been her lifelong passion and she plans to pursue vet school in the future (with Ms. Penelope, her cat, by her side). In addition to veterinary medicine, she finds it equally important to educate people so the are informed and comfortable with any matters concerning animal health and conservation. We are but 1 of millions of species on this earth and it is her dream that one day we all have a better understanding of each other.