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Our Team


Katherine O'Driscoll - Lead Receptionist

Kate graduated Delaware Valley College majoring in large animal science, with a minor in small animal science. Throughout college Kate worked as a barn manager for a equine facility. While there, she also trained horses, taught lessons and showed quarter horses. After college she joined the NHVH staff in March of 2008. Kate spends the rest of her time with her family and farm animals.

Michelle Horvath - Veterinary Technician

Michelle has been a veterinary technician at New Hope Vet Hospital for over 9 years. Prior to NHVH, she worked and managed an animal shelter in New Jersey. Michelle lives in Rosemont, NJ with her husband Paul and two sons Tyler age 3 and Parker age 2 along with their many animals Winston, P-Nut the Chihuahua, Monkey and Penelope the cats as well as T the turtle.

Melissa Penque - Veterinary Technician

Melissa graduated from Delaware Valley University in 2014 with a BS in Small Animal Science. She lives with her boyfriend and two cats named Luna and Fae, as well as a Husky mix named Ace. Melissa has worked with animals since she was 16 years old and joined the NHVH staff in August of 2014. In her spare time she enjoys reading, fishing and spending quality time with her family and friends.

Chrystel Bausch - Veterinary Assistant

Chrystel graduated from Freehold High School in NJ and later attended Brookdale Community College, where she focused on health and human services. Chrystel previously worked for Freehold VCA as an assistant. She is also a Certified Home Health Aide, which exemplifies her desire and compassion in helping people as well as animals. Soon after meeting her husband, Chrystel relocated to Bucks County and was hired by NHVH in 2014. She enjoys spending time with her family and her two cats Jerome and Bernadette.

Kimberly Swentkowski - Director of Operations

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Lindsay Timte- Veterinary Assistant

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Natalie Manly- Veterinary Technician

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Jessica Bouloutian- Veterinary Assistant

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Nicole Morvant- Veterinary Assistant

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Morgan Taylor- Receptionist

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New Hope Veterinary Hospital


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