Dr. Elizabeth Alexander
Dr. Alexander spent her childhood in the Midwest where she discovered at a young age her passion for caring for animals. In order to pursue her dreams, she first attended the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor, where she earned her Bachelors of Science. She then continued her education and graduated from Louisiana State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine, in Baton Rouge.
After graduating, Dr. Alexander moved to the Tampa Bay area in Florida, where she worked in both general practice and in an emergency center. In 2013, Dr. Alexander was thrilled to become the owner of Ambassador Animal Hospital. She is excited to be building lifelong relationships with her Greenville clients, and caring for their furry family members.
In her spare time, Dr. Alexander enjoys music, hiking, and spending time with her family. She and her husband, Mike, have three children (Addison, Jonah, and Samuel), 3 cats, and their dog, Bolt. Dr. Alexander feels truly blessed to be able to wake up every day and enjoy her profession. She loves caring for companion animals, and loves even more being able to send home happy and healthy pets.
Dr. Emily Alfieris
Dr. Alfieris joined our Greenville Veterinarian team in 2016. She was born and raised in Rock Hill, SC where she knew she wanted to become a veterinarian from a very young age. She even wrote an autobiography in the fifth grade with an entire chapter dedicated to her future goals as a “pet vet.” Dr. Alfieris went on to attend undergraduate school at Clemson University and veterinary school at the University of Georgia. She is recently married to her husband, John, whom she met while at Clemson. Together they have one fur-baby, a German Shorthaired Pointer named Riggs, whom they love to take on walks! Dr. Alfieris also loves cheering on her Clemson Tigers in college football, relaxing on the beach, and spending time with her wonderful family. She is thrilled to join the Ambassador team, and is committed to treating every pet with high-quality care and love.
Kayla is a true southern girl who grew up in Spartanburg, SC. She originally went to school for phlebotomy, but decided she wanted to work with animals after she got a job at Ambassador Animal Hospital assisting with X-rays, prepping for surgeries, and helping with dental cleanings. She loves working with animals, getting to see her sick patients progress from day-to-day, and feeling like she’s making a difference for people and their pets. At home, she stays busy with her husband, and her two young sons, Kannon and Krew and her Dachshund, Cooper. Kayla also enjoys swimming at the pool, going to the gym, and hanging outdoors in beautiful, sunny South Carolina with her friends and family.
Sara was born and raised in Travelers Rest, SC where she discovered her love for animals, dogs specifically, at a very young age. Sara played collegiate soccer while pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and shortly after graduation her passion to work with dogs led her to Ambassador. In her free time Sara enjoys coaching soccer, working out, and adventuring outdoors with her Australian Shepherd, Koda.
Abigail was born and raised in Greenville, SC where she quickly found a love for animals. She had several different animals growing up from dogs, cats, fish, turtles, and birds. She volunteered at the Greenville Humane Society where she eventually took a job. Here she did an internship and fell deeply in love with the medical side. She eventually found her way to Ambassador animal hospital to further her experience and education!
Amber was born and raised in Piedmont SC. Now resides in Greenville with her husband Devin and 3 furbabies: Sadie, Olive and Tulip. Amber was raised in a home with many animals but discovered her true love for them after adopting her first dog Sadie. This passion grew even more after she took a job working at a local doggie daycare. Amber found her way to Ambassador Animal Hospital where her love for animals continues to grow in her new role as a Veterinary Technician. Amber enjoys spending quality time wither family, friends and animals.
Desiree was born in Concord, MA but has lived most of her life in Anderson, SC. She is currently a student in Tri-County Technical College's Veterinary Technology program with the goal of becoming a Licensed Veterinary Technician in Summer 2023. As a child, Desiree had a habit of bringing home injured animals to nurse back to health. Animal care has been a lifelong passion of hers. When not at school or work she has two teenagers, Jaymes and Cede, as well as 5 furbabies: Cherry, Rango, Mittens, Bitty, and Lucky. Desiree came to Ambassador Animal Hospital to continue learning and gaining experience!
Cathrine was born and raised in New Jersey and moved to the Greenville area in 2020 with her son Trace. They have 4 rescue cats and 1 dog. Cathrine grew up with a variety of animals including horses, cats, and dogs and exotic pets as a young adult. Thirteen years ago, her love of animals led Cathrine to change careers and become a veterinary technician. Cathrine enjoys spending time with her family and friends, cooking, and hiking.
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Sydney was born in and raised in Upper Michigan before moving to Greenville when she was young. Her love for animals definitely started young! She grew up around many animals, her dad being a taxidermist and avid hunter and fisher. Sydney had plenty of different pets growing up, from turtles, birds, and snakes to dogs and cats. She enjoys seeing and caring for all the patients that come through our doors and learning along the way! Sydney spends her free time loving on her cat Piia, spending time outdoors, and enjoying quality time with family and friends.
Beth was born and raised in Easley South Carolina. Her father is a veterinarian so she has always been around animals and Learning how to care for them. Beth loves getting to know our clients and their pets, we are happy she found a home at Ambassador. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, reading, and spending time with family.
Jasmine was born and raised in Greenville, SC. Animals have always been a huge part of her life. Her mother partners with animal rescues and has always tended to injured animals so she has grown up with lots of them! She went to school and studied in Human Services to be an advocate for the foster care community. Her passion for animals led her to search for jobs in the animal field and that’s how she found Ambassador! In her spare time, she like to spend time with her husband, daughter and four-legged kid Penny. They enjoy being outdoors, spending time with friends and watching reality TV.
Bolt is our two year old greet dog. He is very well mannered, stealer of our lunches, lives with two of his best friends Sammy and Jonah, loves long walks, playing with his doggie friends, and being able to come hang out with his mom at work.