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Technology Support Specialist Thomas joined the Ridgeview team as our Technology Support Specialist in the Spring of 2020 after receiving his Information Technology degree from the University of Kearney. Thomas and his fiancé have a 3-year-old Husky/Lab mix named Penelope. Thomas is originally from Ada, Oklahoma and in his free time, he likes taking pictures.


Facility ManagerJerry Ravnsborg grew up on a Farm where you learn to do all kinds of things. He has a BS in Business Administration and owned a manufacturing company, where he later went into technical sales of industrial automation in a three-state area. As a retiree, he enjoys living on an acreage with his wife […]


GroomerJean has been grooming full time since 1972! She came to us in 2012 from her own shop, Harvey Oaks Grooming. She has successfully shown poodles in all three sizes and several other breeds. She specializes in fancy poodle trims, poodle mixes, Bichons, scissor trims, and unusual terriers (Airdales, Bedlingtons, Scotties, Westies, Welsh Terriers, and […]


GroomerKim has been grooming pets since 2003, and was here at the start of Ridgeview’s groom shop. She loves working with dogs getting them clean and tidy for our clients. She has two sons, Josh and Michael, and two dogs, Maggie the Pekingese and Linus the Australian Shepherd. They also have a cat named Chester.


Client Care Specialist Amber was born in Arizona, but joined us after moving here from Oregon. She has been working in the veterinary field for five years and is working to become a veterinary technician. In her free time, she enjoys scuba diving, reading, and crafting. She loves spending time with her two pets, a […]


Client Care SpecialistViolet joined the team in 2018. She is our flex CCS, sharing her time between the three clinics. She was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, spending most of her life turning her house into a menagerie. Her current partner in crime is a goofy cattle dog mix named Sophie—the two of them […]


Licensed Veterinary TechnicianMelissa Peterson is a Fremont native and obtained her Associate of Applied Science Degree from Vatterott College in 2009. She completed her externship at Ridgeview Animal Hospital and joined our sister clinic, Walnut Creek,  as a licensed technician in March of 2010 then transitioning to Skyline Veterinary Clinic in January of 2016 as […]


Director of OperationsAdam is the manager of the clinic and grooming facility. He helps in most aspects of the practice and is our go-to guy.  Receiving his BS in Operations Management from Kansas State University in 1996, he joined the practice in 2005 after a career in manufacturing. He is married to Dr. Gaines (lucky man!!). he […]


Veterinary Assistant Landis was born in Colorado and always wanted to provide the best for any animal that made an appearance in her life. She graduated from UNK with a degree in Biology and is now attending IWCC to become a Veterinary Technician. Landis enjoys reading and spending time with her cat and family.


Veterinary AssistantNichole is originally from Wahoo, Nebraska. She has several years of experience in pet care and working in the veterinary industry. She shares her life with her husband, Thomas, as well as two black cats, Francis and Kitten. When she’s not at the hospital, you might find Nichole and her husband competing in local […]