MEET THE STAFF OF CONLEY & KOONTZ
Kaytlyn grew up in Huntington county. After she graduated from Huntington North High School she atteneded International Business College where she gained her Associates of Applied Science degree. Kaytlyn enjoys the outdoors, working out, and hanging out with family and friends.
Office Administrator /Veterinary Nurse
Shannon grew up in Logansport Indiana where she was president of the cass county horse and pony club. After graduating from Logansport High School she attended Purdue University and obtained her bachelors of science degree in animal science. She is now currently working toward her RVN through Purdue University Veterinary Nursing Distance Learning program . In her spare time she loves spending time outdoors with her husband Aaron and thier three Australian shepherds Apollo, Midas, and Iris.
Amanda has been riding horses since she was 7 years old. She initially took jumping lessons and quickly found a passion for barrel racing. Now as a 30 year old, she travels the MidWest competing in IBRA, GBRA, BBRP, NBHA, and AQHA. She is a 5 time BBRP 1D Champion, placed top 10 at the All American Quarter Horse Congress 2017, 1D NBHA-IN Champion 2016, Indiana IBRA 1D Reserve Champion 2014, to name a few accomplishments she is proud of. Amanda joined the Conley and Koontz team in the summer of 2017. Along with training her horse, she spends all the time she can with her daughter, Emily.
Kiersten started working with horses at the age of 4. Kiersten enjoys running barrels with her thoroughbred named Cici, and now enjoys trail riding with her quarter horse, Teja. Kiersten enjoys spending her free time with her family, and her Basset Hound named Dolly. She graduated from Fairfield Junior and Senior Highschool in Goshen, Indiana. She then went to IPFW to study biology, and then finished her degree at Indiana Business College in order to become a registered veterinary technician. Kiersten completed an 8 week long externship here at Conley and Koontz, and is now transitioning to our veterinary team.
Christina grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana. After graduating from Northrop High School she attend IPFW University and obtained her Bachelors of Science degree in Mathematic and Business Accounting. She has over 10 years experience of Accounting. She was also very active in Allen County 4-H. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family, bowling, tanning by the pool, walks and travel.
Vetrinary Nurse/Pharmacy Attendant
Allison grew up in small town Delta, Ohio. After graduating high school she attended Grand Valley State University where she studied nursing for 2 years before switching her major and transferring to Stautzenberger College to complete her Associates Degree in Veterinary Technology. Allison has been working with small animal for the past 4 years before deciding to move to Fort Wayne and work with equine. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family & friends, traveling, and reading.
Lori grew up in Sheridan Indiana and has been riding horses from a young age. She enjoys competeing with her Quarter Horse, Buzz any chance they get, mainly in barrel racing. When Lori isn't keeping Conley and Koontz Equine Hospital clean, caring for our patients or riding Buzz, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Stan and the rest of her family.
Megan grew up on a small farm outside of Bluffton, IN. Despite not having her own horse until adulthood, she was still lableled the "horse girl" in grade school. Her passion for horses lead her to Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College where she participated in stable management as one of her course electives. She graduated with a bachelor's degree in Human Services. In her free time, Megan enjoys spending time with her pets, crocheting and learning about aquatic ecosystems.