Karmin George is a Saskatchewan farm girl who graduated from SIAST in 1993. She has been with Moore Equine since 2000 and her role has grown over the years. Karmin is currently in charge of the our facility’s pharmacy and inventory.
Kendra graduated from the Olds College AHT program in June 2010 and joined Moore Equine in May of 2012. Kendra works primarily in clinic, assisting with many aspects of the practice including general patient care, anesthesia, MRI, and is the primary Nuclear Scintigraphy technician. In her spare time Kendra finds great success showing her Spanish Norman gelding “Monty”.
Originally from Ontario, Sarah graduated from the Veterinary Technician program at the University of Guelph, Ridgetown Campus in 2008. Growing up training hunter/jumpers has instilled a passion for the equine athlete. Following her completion of the program, Sarah continued to pursue a career in equine medicine and began working at the Ontario Veterinary College. There she developed skills in various departments such as large animal surgery, radiology, and equine neonatal ICU. She joined the Moore team in the Spring of 2013, working alongside Dr. Mike Scott. In her spare time, Sarah enjoys hanging out with her Norwegian Fjord gelding, “Ran”.
Gabrielle Kiewning, AHT
Gabrielle grew up in a small town in Northwestern Ontario where farming, and horses were a part of the family lifestyle. Gabrielle moved to Alberta in 2008 and completed her AHT diploma at Olds College in June of 2016. After graduating Gabrielle finished her practicum with Moore Equine and began a full time position working alongside Dr. Greg Evans as an ambulatory technician. When not on the road Gabrielle enjoys helping out in the surgical suite and she is currently working on completing her equine anesthesia training. In her downtime Gabrielle enjoys staying active with her dog Jace, riding her horses Porsha and Leggs, and spending time on the farm with her husband.
Jolinda is originally from South Africa and moved to Canada in 2008. She graduated from Lakeland College with diplomas in animal science as well as animal health technology in 2012. She spent 6 years in Lethbridge doing small animal emergency medicine but decided to follow her passion for horses and joined the Moore team in Sept 2018. She is working as Dr. Mattson’s technician. In her spare time she competes in show jumping with her horses Daisy and Gervantus.
Amanda Albrecht, AHT
Amanda was raised on a small farm west of Beiseker where horses were always apart of life. She attended Olds College where she completed her Animal Health Technology program in 2010. Amanda spent most of her AHT career in mixed animal practice in Carstairs, and had the opportunity to travel to Australia, where she worked at the Australian Zoo and Wildlife Hospital. Amanda joined the Moore Equine team in May 2016 and is working as an internal medicine technician alongside Dr. Ashley Whitehead and Dr. Renaud Leguillette. When not in the clinic, Amanda fills her time riding with a rodeo drill team and competing in cowboy challenge, playing ladies fastball or spending time with her family and 2 dogs.
Brittany graduated from the Olds College AHT program in 2017. After completing her practicum with Moore Equine she started working with us right after as Dr Cook’s Technician. In her spare time she enjoys playing polocrosse, traveling and spending time with all her pets, family and friends.
Alisa grew up on a small cow/calf operation just east of Sundre and has been around horses all her life. After high school Alisa attended Lakeland College and completed her Veterinary Medical Assistant certificate in 2016. She later went on to earn her diploma in Animal Health Technology and graduated with distinction in 2018. After completing her practicum Alisa joined the Moore Equine team as a Registered Veterinary Technician in June 2018 where she spends most of her time in the surgical suite as well as farm calls and assisting in lameness exams. In Alisa’s spare time she enjoys riding her own horses and working on her skills in the roping pen.
Meghan Laderoute-Arkes, AHT
Meghan came to Moore Equine in 2011 working as Dr. Rach’s Technician after graduating from the AHT program at Olds College in 2011.
After a few years she left to pursue further education at the University of Tennessee, completing a 2 year certificate in Equine Rehabilitation. She rejoined us in 2018 to work as Dr. Thompson-Shields’ technician, and together their primary interests are Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Meghan spends her spare time riding and with her family!
Rebecca Johnston, AHT
Rebecca originates from Kingston, Ontario where she graduated from the Veterinary Technology program at St. Lawrence College in 1999. She went on to complete the Equine Science: Equine Production and Breeding Management in 2001, and obtained her Veterinary Technician Specialty in Equine Nursing in 2013. Before coming to Moore Equine, Rebecca worked at OVC, WCVM, Massey University in New Zealand and the University of Queensland in Australia. She also worked 2 foal seasons at Rossdales Equine Hospital in the UK and 3 at Waikato Equine ICU in New Zealand as a foal ICU technician. She is an integral part of our hospital and anesthesia team.
When she manages to have some free time, she enjoys hiking our beautiful Country and travelling the world!
Georgia graduated as an AHT form Olds College in 2010 and has been working with Moore Equine as Dr. Shawn Mattson’s technician since October 2012. In her spare time, Georgia enjoys show jumping with her horse, Aussie.
William Paull, Technician Assistant
William was born in Vancouver where he got his start in the horse industry at Hastings Park Race Course. A graduate of Olds College, Will has a particular interest in rehabilitating dangerous or emotionally troubled horses. His other interests include boxing and theatre. Will currently resides in Airdrie, AB.
Sandy Gerencer, Technician Assistant
Sandy Gerencer started with Moore Equine in September 2005. Sandy is currently Moore’s Barn Manager and is in charge of our Laboratory and running our blood work. Along with many other duties, she assists in Radiology and Nuclear Scintigraphy.
Abbey is originally from Scotland and moved to Alberta in 2006. she joined the Moore Equine team in April of 2012, where she wanted to pursue her love for horses.she currently works as an ambulatory assistant out of the South Clinic with Dr. Chris Berezowski.
Abbey enjoys spending her spare time trail riding and hiking with her dog, Willow.