Rachel Becker, DVM
Born and raised in the suburbs of Buffalo, NY, Dr. Becker attended Ross University in the Caribbean for veterinary school. She then did her clinical year at Texas A&M University. While at Texas A&M, she met her husband and decided to stay in Texas! Dr. Becker has been practicing animal medicine for 10 years, which includes mixed-animal, emergency, and small animal. She is excited to finally open up her own practice. She & her husband moved to Brazoria County in 2011, and have made this their home ever since. "Brazoria County is a special place and that is why we have decided to open up our practice here, and raise our family here." Dr. Becker is excited to bring very high-quality medicine to the area.
In her free time she loves to spend time with her family, which includes her husband, daughter, and also 7 dogs, 11 cats, & 2 horses! She also enjoys gardening, baking, traveling, and outdoor activities with the family!
Alyssa has been working in the veterinary field for five years as a technician and has loved every moment of it! Alyssa is super excited to be a part of the Hope team. She graduated from the Veterinary Institute of Houston with an associate's degree in science in 2016. She is very passionate about providing love, care, and help to all of her four-legged friends! Alyssa shares her home with Volt, a cocker spaniel, and Lilo her cat. In her spare time, Alyssa loves cooking new dishes for her family and watching movies.
Maria has been a veterinary technician for about 4 years. She grew up in Clute, TX, where she went to Brazoswood High School and graduated in 2015. She also attended and graduated from Natural Beauty College in 2015 as well. Maria has two dogs, a Bullmastiff, and a blue nose pitbull. She also has a pet turtle. In Maria's spare time, she likes to make earrings, go to the dog park, and go antique shopping. She loves being a veterinary technician, especially here at Hope Animal Hospital. Maria loves how everyone comes together as a team, making the clients and patients feel like they are at home.
Heather has been working in the veterinary field for 13 years now. She is from San Jose, CA and then moved to Texas in December of 2020. Heather loves being in Texas. She can't wait to learn and try all the things Texas has to offer! Heather also has 2 pets. Her beloved dog named Alano that means the world to her. Alano is a Alapaha Blue Blood Bulldog. She also has a pet turtle named Merlin. In Heather's free time she loves the outdoors, especially hiking & camping at lakes. She also loves music, dancing, & enjoys watching crime shows & scary movies on TV! She also has a twin sister.
Morgan was born and raised in Lake Jackson, TX! As a child, Morgan always had a love for animals and small creatures. She was spending most of her time as a kid catching bugs, frogs, and snakes. She also loved to watch The Crocodile Hunter, Steve Irwin, and Jeff Corwin. She graduated from Brazoswood High School in 2013 and got her certification in Veterinary Assistance in 2014 at Brazosport College. Morgan began working as a kennel technician and then as a veterinary technician. She plans to go back to school to become a registered veterinary technician. Morgan married her best friend Tanner in 2019, and together they have an adorable son named Greyson. They also have 1 dog named Hooey and 1 cat named Baby. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Morgan looks forward to building a relationship with you and your pets!
Jessalyn was raised in West Columbia, TX. She graduated high school in 2018 from Columbia High School. Jessalyn is currently studying agribusiness in college. She has shown cattle all around the State of Texas for the past 8 years. Jessalyn has 2 amazing dogs, Big Boy Haggard who is a Great Dane, and her sweet little girl Cami, who is a bullypit mix. In her free time she enjoys riding horses, relaxing on her families boat, and taking her dogs to the beach. Jessalyn began as a kennel technician and wants to progress her knowledge further everyday in the veterinary medicine field. Jessalyn says her goal is to learn something new everyday and to make someone smile!
Client Service Representative
Jenna was born and raised in Angleton, TX! She has always loved all types of animals, and grew up bringing home everything from baby ducks, to hurt critters in need of care. Jenna went to Texas State University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in 2010. She has two handsome boys, Gauge is a GSP/Greyhound mix, who is gentle, and can always predict the weather. Trypp is made from spare dog parts (nothing on him matches) and is hilariously chaotic. In Jenna's spare time, she loves to cook, read, garden, hike, and spend time with her family. She also enjoys raising Swallowtail & Monarch butterflies. Her favorite tv show is "Big Bang Theory," and one day Jenna would like to witness the great migration to Kenya.
Client Service Representative
Christine has been working in the veterinary industry as a client service representative for the past seven years. She absolutely enjoys meeting and interacting with clients, and their beloved fur babies! Christine has always had a love for animals and knew she always wanted to work with them. Christine shares her home with her husband, kids, and three dogs. Her family is a huge part of her life and she spends all her free time with them.