Yolanda joined the OVG team around 6 months ago and is an integral part of the team. She keeps our work running smoothly and in order, all with a smile on her face.
What is your favorite part about your job? I love cleaning
If you could be an animal for a day, what animal would you choose to be and why? I would be a cat because I love the way their eyes look.
You can only eat one dish for every meal (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) for a whole month; what meal are you choosing? Mexican Mole with rice.
Who would you say is the best dressed employee when you're not all wearing scrubs? (Yes, you can vote yourself!) I am not sure.
Favorite dog breed and why? Chihuahua because they're small.
Favorite cat breed and why? I love Bengals ...Goose is very pretty
You're stranded on an island for a month; what 4 things are you bringing with you? Blanket, cell phone, and my two kids
If you had to take one coworker from OVG with you, who would you take and why? Natalie because she helps me communicate.
What is your favorite season of the year and why? Winter because I love the Rain and fog
What is your favorite responsibility/task/procedure to perform at work? I enjoy cleaning the break room.
What is your number one tip you have for pet owners? It can be anything from care tips, treat/food recommendations, tips before vet visits, etc. To care for and love them.
What's your go to Starbucks drink? Cold White mocha.
What made you go into the veterinary medicine field for your career? I love learning new things.
What is your favorite all time movie? I don't have a favorite movie, but I enjoy a show called Tengo Talento.
Which OVG core value do you most embody and why? (Passionate, genuine, collaborative, fun, respectful) Respect because I think That quality is important for all of us to work well together.
What are you most looking forward to in the new hospital? Being able to work there.
What is your idea of the perfect day off? Spending time with my children.
If you could travel to anywhere in the world where would you go and why? Hawaii because my children are always asking to go.
Who would you consider your biggest mentor/inspiration in your career? Why? My husband because he is my greatest motivator.