Meet Our Team
Dr. Garrett Wood
After graduating from the veterinary school at Virginia Tech in May 2013, immediately after gradutation he joined Old Dominion Animal Hospital Charlottesville. Over the last 7 years he has invested his efforts in growing the practice through education, skill training, and mentoring the professional staff. Dr. Wood has a special interest in surgery, cardiology and in ultrasound technology. Dr. Garrett lives in Charlottesville with his wife, son, cat (Apollo) and dog (Boone). Aside from veterinary medicine, Dr. Garrett enjoys nature photography, traveling, cooking, and college football.
Dr. Allison Kramer
Dr. Kramer completed veterinary school at Virginia Tech and obtained her undergraduate degree in Biology at James Madison University, where she met her husband Jeff. She joined Old Dominion Animal Hospital Charlottesville in 2006. Dr. Kramer lives in Crozet with her husband, 2 dogs, 2 cats, and their two daughters. When she is not working at the veterinary hospital, Dr. Kramer enjoys spending time outdoors, knitting, crafting, and spending time with family. She has special interests in small animal dentistry, surgery, and internal medicine.
Dr. Becky Pocock
Dr. Pocock is a graduate of the Royal Veterinary College in London and holds a Bachelor of Arts in Religion from Davidson College. She spent a happy childhood in eastern North Carolina at the barn, a habit she continues to indulge with her warmblood filly, Pip. Her love of travel and learning took her all over the UK and the world during vet school, and she feels so lucky to call this corner of the world home for now. She lives in Crozet with her wife and two terriers, Lucy (pictured) and Linus, and their enormous cat, Schroeder. Dr. Pocock enjoys all aspects of general practice, but has a special place in her heart for patients with orthopedic and neurological challenges, which led her to pursue certification in veterinary rehabilitation.
A Batesville native, Reba has always loved animals, and has been on staff at CVCC since 2012. Her easygoing nature and friendly smile make our patients and clients feel at home, and we love the positive energy she brings to our team. Reba is also working toward her goal to become an LVT at Blue Ridge Community College. In her free time, Reba likes to explore the beautiful countryside of Virginia.
Licensed Veterinary Technician
Dina was born and grew up in Riga, Latvia. She moved to the US, to Raleigh NC in 1993 at the age of 24. She received her bachelor degree in Animal Science from NC State University in 1997. In 2007, she finished the veterinary technician program at Central Carolina Community college and became a registered vet tech. Dina enjoyed working as a dental and surgical technician at a large general practice in Durham NC. She moved to Charlottesville in 2015 with her husband to run his family business, a B&B inn in Crozet. The inn has a small animal farm with 8 goats, lots of chickens, 2 ponies, 5 dogs and one cat.
A lifelong Virginian, Tori joined CVCC in the Fall of 2013. Her compassion towards life and all things precious in it, is her inspiration to help make a difference with caring for animals. When she is not at CVCC caring for all shapes and sizes of furry friends, she is in Batesville with her significant other, raising their daughter, Harper; as well as her two four-legged kitters named Skunk and Medusa. Her lifelong goal is to adopt as many large-breed dogs as humanly possible. Tori's all-time-favorite mottos are "A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step." "Of all that is good, sublimity is supreme. Succeeding is the coming together of all that is beautiful. Furtherance is the agreement of all that is just. Perseverance is the foundation of all actions," quoted by Lao Tzu. to whom Tori looks as inspiration for "Enjoying the little things in life."
Annie has extensive experience as manager of a large foxhound troupe and worked in kennel care with a local hunt club. Her love of animals has lead her to continue her education to become a Licensed Veterinary Technician. Annie is enthusiastic about providing the best care in all areas of animal wellness. She is an avid equestrian and enjoys swimming, knitting, and family time.
As a lifelong animal lover, Myka has had experience working with animals from an early age. Raised in Charlottesville, Myka grew up riding horses and is fortunate enough to be blessed with the mother-son duo, Schatzie and Roland. Myka is currently taking classes online with Penn Foster College in the Veterinary Technician Program. (Photo credit to client Oana Moore)
Receptionist and Veterinary Assistant
Jordan moved to the Charlottesville area in January of 2019 from Seattle, WA. Jordan has spent the last 7 years working extensively in the horse industry traveling the country as a head groom for 3-day eventing riders. She joined CVCC in February of 2020 after settling down in Crozet. A lifelong animal lover, she currently is enjoying her free time with her German Shepherd, Bennie, who she is currently training towards becoming a SAR dog with Lonesome River K9. She lives at Ramsay Farm with her boyfriend and his Black Labrador, Diesel, and spends her free time at the barn with her off the track Thoroughbred, Pyro. She has aspirations of going back to school in the near future to become a LVT.