Jenny White

Office Manager
Jenny was raised in Wadsworth. She joined the staff in October of 1994 as our daycare attendant. She then transferred to a veterinary assistant role in 1999. In April 2017, she became office manager.

She and her husband, Draton, have two children, Kiersten and Mason, who are allowed to live in the house with four cats and two dogs: Otis, Tigger Stinky Tucker (one cat, three names), R.J., Squish, Buckeye “The Dachshund,” and Baker.

Crystal Stafford

Registered Veterinary Technician
Crystal was raised in Doylestown. She attended Stautzenberger College in 2011, where she received an associate degree of applied science as a Registered Veterinary Technician. Crystal joined the staff in January 2018, but she is no stranger to the clinic. She worked for Creekside for five years prior to getting her license in 2011. Since then, she has been working at Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital, our central hospital. Crystal was ready to come back to general animal practice and couldn’t think of a better place than Creekside!

She and her husband, Scott, have one child, Andy, and they share their house with many fur kids including two dogs, Reese and Charlie, and four cats, Punky, Lily, Luke, and Liam.

Olivia Faulkner

Registered Veterinary Technician
Olivia joined our team in October 2018. She was born and raised in “the state up north.” She has a Bachelor of Science degree from MSU and received an Associate degree of Applied Science as a Registered Veterinary Technician from Penn Foster in the spring of 2019!

She lives in Norton with her husband, Sean, who is also a veterinarian. Their babies include two American Staffordshire Terriers named Lars and Gerry; three cats named Bunny, Glen, and Smalls; three snakes named Maximus, Lola, and Adrianna; and last but not least, “The Spider” who is a Tarantula! In her free time, she enjoys hiking, reading, and traveling. She also works with Remi’s Pet Recovery out of Cleveland.

Carol Cleckner

Veterinary Assistant
Carol joined Creekside in 1994 as a veterinary assistant. She is also an EMT for Wadsworth EMS and has been for the past 20 years. She lives in Wadsworth with her husband, Dave, and they have three daughters named Brittany, Haley, and Kensi. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, Evie and Kelson. Carol’s four-legged family consists of five Labradors named Barley, Pager, and Arson and the new pups named Teddy Bear and Captain. She also has three cats, Bunker, Ambo, and Tanker.

Lee Flath

Veterinary Assistant/ Receptionist
Lee was born and raised in Wadsworth. She joined the Creekside staff in July of 1999. She lives in Wadsworth with her husband, Tim, and two daughters, Mikaela and Brenna. They share their home with two cats, Neville and Harry; four dogs named George, Fred, Credence, and Newt; and the “Turtles” who shall remain nameless. In her free time, Lee enjoys spending time with her girls, reading, gardening, and cross stitching. Lee also has four grandchildren named Carter, JT, Hayes, and Mia.

Echo King


Echo joined our Creekside family in April of 2018. Some of you may recognize her from Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital where she was a receptionist for two years. She and her husband, Mark, have two boys, Zach and Avery. She enjoys spending time with family, traveling, watching movies, and taking her Boxer, Atlas James, for walks. Her cat, Penny Pam the princess of the King castle has some mouse-catching skills to work on. Echo has also just welcomed a new chocolate Lab puppy named Bodhi to the family!

Kelsey Link

Veterinary Assistant

Kelsey joined our team in May of 2019. She was born in Ohio but moved to VA during middle school, she has been back in Ohio for six years now. After graduating in 2011, she took an online course for veterinary assistant. She first got her foot in the door at Metropolitan Veterinary hospital in the emergency and surgery departments in 2014 and worked there for just over three years. Kelsey has a three-year-old daughter, Rosie, and they enjoy spending time outside, arts/crafts and cooking. They share their home with two golden puppies, Remington and Braelyn, a senior chihuahua, Carmen and one cat, Penelope Garcia.

Breanna Nixon

Veterinary Assistant

Breanna joined the Creekside family in December 2019. She graduated from Ohio University in May 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in Wildlife Conservation and Biology. She is no stranger to handling your furry friends due to her experience working at dog kennels, Cleveland Zoo and the Akron Zoo. She lives in Norton with her Husky companion Echo and her cat Jazzmine. In her free time, she enjoys gymnastics at OU, painting and traveling