Michael Schindler, VMD

Owner/Lead Veterinarian

Dr. Michael Schindler was born and raised in Phoenixville, PA. He attended Connecticut College for his undergraduate degree, majoring in Zoology. In 2004, he graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. He practiced small animal medicine for ten years in Allentown, PA, southern California, and York, PA. He has been the owner and main veterinarian of North End Veterinary Clinic since 2014. His areas of interest include practice management and dermatology.

Dr. Elisabeth Stone

Adopted 2021

Customer Care Representatives

Savannah Jones

Adopted 2021

Morgan Gilley

Adopted 2023

Kennel Assistants/Attendant

Martee Jones

Adopted 2021

Chelsea Burnette

Adopted 2023

Veterinary Assistants/Tech

Brianna Meares

Adopted 2018

Hello, my name is Brianna. Ever since I was a little girl I’ve wanted to work with animals. My mom was a Vet tech as well and would always take me to work with her. Ever since then I knew this is what I wanted to do. I love working with animals and making my mama proud!

Makenze Blanks

Adopted 2020

Tara Gilley

Adopted 2023

Lakenya Jacobs

Adopted 2023


Mika Deese

Groomer Assistants/Bathers

Nicole Rizzo

Adopted 2022

Practice Management/Coordinators

Tammy Taylor

Adopted 2017 – Practice Manager

I’m a mother of two girls with four grandsons. I have three dogs and one kitten, all of whom are very spoiled. I have always had a passion for animals and have rescued and fostered many over the years. After 20yrs in banking, I am following my dream of working with animals and I love it.

Karen Paul


Jessica Norris

Adopted 2009Inventory Manager

With over 10 years of veterinary experience in large and small animal, emergency care, exotic/zoo, and wildlife, Jessica Edwards is a valuable player on our team. She has been a vet assistant at North End since 2009 and is currently enrolled in RVT school.

Managing inventory doesn’t leave her too much spare time, but when she finds some, Jessica enjoys painting, playing video games and bartending. Also spending time with her fiancé and their 4 fur babies, Nermal, George, Jasper, and Ooige – all rescues!