Christina joined Jordan Creek Animal Hospital as Hospital Manager in May 2014. She graduated from Grand View University with her Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management in 2009.
Christina and her husband Aaron are blessed with an amazing son, Garrett. They also have three Jack Russell Terrier mix pups named Woody, Jack Jack, and Bella and a long haired teacup Chihuahua named Hazel Nutt. Christina loves spending time with her family, traveling, fundraising events, and cooking.
Madison, also known as Madi, graduated from Iowa State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Ecology, Pre-Vet and Wildlife Care, and a Minor in Animal Science. Madison worked at the Iowa State University Horse Barn for two years, interned at the Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation in San Antonio, Texas, and volunteered for three years at the Wildlife Care Clinic in Ames. Prior to joining JCAH in August of 2016, Madison was a supervisor at Hormel in Algona, Iowa, but relocated to the Des Moines area with her husband, Justen. Madison enjoys spending time with family, baking, shopping, kayaking, and fishing. Madison has two dogs, Amelia and Dexter, a cat named Chester, two guinea pigs, Frank and Hank, three fish, and four snails.
Katie grew up on the Southside of Des Moines and moved to Cumming with her family after 7th grade. She is the youngest of four and the only girl in her family. Her twin brother is two minutes older than her! When her family moved to Cumming, they did so to have more land, which soon became filled with animals. She still has her very first horse too, a mini, named Hurcules. She also has goats that eat pretty much anything and everything! Katie graduated from Martensdale-St. Mary’s. In 2010 she went on to study culinary arts at the Iowa Culinary Institute in Ankeny and graduated with her Culinary Arts degree in 2013. She has previously worked at boarding facilities in Ankeny and West Des Moines. Katie loves to bake and DIY projects. She is an avid Pinterest enthusiast! She has one Dachshund-Shitzu mix, Charlie, whom has more cat traits than dog traits!
Shannon spent most of her youth in South Dakota before moving to Iowa. She and her husband reside in West Des Moines and have four children together. Before joining JCAH, Shannon was a photographer however, she still enjoys taking photos for her own business.
Shannon loves to stay active! Her hobbies include, volunteering at her children’s school, yoga, barre exercise, running, and cycling. Shannon’s pets also keep her active! She has a Siamese cat named Isabelle, a black cat named Gotham, and a Jack Russell terrier named Lennon.