Staff and Technicians

Veterinary Technicians:

Rylie-Mae Giles


Eunah Yoo

Eunah moved to Canada from South Korea in 2014. She graduated from the Veterinary Technician Program at Algonquin College in 2017, and became a Registered Veterinary Technician that same year. Her interests as a vet tech are anesthetic procedures, cytology and dental procedures. In her free time she enjoys hiking, doing yoga, snowboarding. But her favourite is spending time with her loving family and pets. She lives with her husband Yongchan, two daughters – Sumin and Nahyeon – and three cats Pumpkin, Pie and Oreo.

Veterinary Assistants:

Sandy Nolan

Sandy has been working at AVS since 2008. Her daughter lives in Alberta and manages a feed store. She has one horse, several duck, two dogs and two cats, one husband and two children. She lives in the middle of nowhere with her husband and adult son who won’t leave. She enjoys working with the animals here, and keeping the rest of the staff in check.

Paige Comerford

Paige graduated from Algonquin College Veterinary Assistant program in February 2018. She is from the Clayton area and was happy to find a job close to home. She joined the AVS team shortly after graduation. She has a Golden Retriever named Gus and a horse named Eddie. In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors. She can be frequently found at the reception desk, or in the treatment area helping to make your pets visit as comfortable as possible.

Lara Tomaszewski


Client Care Representatives

Ellen Syme


Jodi McComb

Jodi joined our team in 2016 as part of our reception staff. She’s always happy to greet people with a smile.  Born and raised in the Clayton area, she currently resides there with her husband and two children. She has two dogs, and three cats. She loves animals and can always be counted on to bottle raise a litter of kittens in need. You can find her at the reception desk ready to greet you with a smile.