Support Team

Every member of our team plays a vital role in the care we provide to you and your pet. Our team is highly-trained and experienced at providing extraordinary care that ensures a world-class experience for all of our patients and clients.

Among those responsible for leading our team are:

Chris Jeffers, President and Chief Operating Officer

Chris Jeffers is the President and Chief Operating Officer.  He comes to us with an extensive background in veterinary management, including most recently serving as a regional operations manager with National Veterinary Associates.

Chris has a Master’s of Business Administration degree from Mount St. Mary’s University.  He is passionate in his pursuit of team development and leading operational growth.

Chris and his wife, Amy, reside in Greencastle, PA, along with their two cats, Waffles and Jack.  In his spare time, Chris enjoys cooking, outdoor activities, and traveling.


leslie-for-wpLeslie Reen, Accountant

Leslie Reen is a graduate of UNC-Greensboro with a BA in Psychology with a minor in Business Administration. She comes to BVNS with many years of accounting and office management experience in both small business and the federal government.

Leslie enjoys reading and spending time with her husband of 10 years and two young children. She can also be found outside of work enjoying nature by camping, mountain biking and traveling. She finds relaxation at both the beaches and the mountains.


Stacy Walls, Senior Marketing Manager

Stacy Walls is the Senior Marketing Manager for BVNS and oversees both the external and internal marketing for the company. With a background in English Education and marketing experience from her time with the Ritz-Carlton, Stacy loves being the creative beacon to tell the world about BVNS and the wonderful things our staff accomplish each and every day.

A native of the Pittsburgh area, she is an avid Steelers, Pens and Pirates fan. Stacy and her family, made up of her husband, Jeff, their son, Brant and their dog, Rogue, live in Frederick, MD where they are in the process of renovating their first home.


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Jessica May, HR Generalist

Jess is the Human Resource Generalist at the Administrative Office in Frederick, MD.

Jess holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Virginia Intermont College and most notably was the manager for a number of years for Meadowbrook Foundation Incorporated, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization boosting a fivefold charitable mission.  Prior to joining BVNS, Jess gained a great deal of experience within the veterinary industry as an equine nurse for Virginia Tech’s Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center in Leesburg, VA.

Having recently moved to Rohrersville, MD, she and her husband, Jeff, along with their two fat cats, Jose and Fiona, enjoy hiking, traveling, and settling into their first home.



Christine Weaver, Technical Training Coordinator

Christine Weaver is a licensed veterinary technician specialist (LVT, VTS) in Small Animal Neurology.

She started working in the veterinary industry in 2002 and joined BVNS in 2008 as a veterinary technician.  She obtained her Associate’s of Applied Sciences in Veterinary Technology from the Community College of Baltimore County and is currently completing her Bachelor’s in Biobehavioral Health through Penn State University.

She lives in Mount Airy, MD with her boyfriend, her cat Fiyero-Jose-Furball, and a reef tank filled with amazing saltwater life like crab, shrimp and sea urchins. She also enjoys physical fitness, strength training and mountain biking.



Logan – CCR, Team Lead
– RVT, Technical Supervisor
Kristine  – RVT
Emmalee – RVT
Nicole – RVT
Danielle – Vet Assistant
Kim – Vet Assistant


Connie – LVT
Jessica– LVT
Sue – LVT
Bethany – Vet Assistant
Hanna – Vet Assistant
Mari – Vet Assistant
Arlette – CCR
Kim – CCR


Heather – LVT
Vanessa – LVT
Mariah – LVT
Whitney – LVT
Lindsey – LVT Student
Andy – Vet Assistant
Austin Elizabeth – Vet Assistant
– Vet Assistant
– Vet Assistant
Judy – Vet Assistant
Michelle – Vet Assistant I
Rachel – CCR


Emily – RVT, Team Lead
Ashleigh – RVT
Erika – RVT
Lisa – RVT
Joan – Vet Assistant/CCR
Laura – Vet Assistant


Brittany – LVT, Team Lead
Brittney – LVT
Devin  – LVT
Josh – LVT
Cristina – Vet Assistant
Dee – CCR