Reception Staff

Benning Animal HospitalAshley, Reception Manager

Ashley is the reception manager at Benning Animal Hospital. She is originally from Columbus, GA. Ashley is a graduate of Columbus State University where she earned her degree in criminal justice. She also earned a certificate from Columbus Technical College in medical coding. Ashley has worked in the veterinary field for over 10 years.

At home, Ashley has a lab mix named Buddy and two dachshunds named Alex and Chappie. In her free time, she enjoys reading good books, watching movies, hiking trails, walking dogs and vacationing with her husband.

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Benning Animal HospitalKaitlyn, Receptionist

Kaitlyn is from Winchester, VA. She has been a receptionist at Benning Animal Hospital for three years. Kaitlyn has a bachelor's degree in criminal justice with a minor in sociology from the University of South Alabama. Her goal is to continue her education and obtain her master's degree. At home, Kaitlyn has two Great Pyrenees/golden retriever mixes named Ellie and Teller, and a German Shepherd named Triton.

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Benning Animal HospitalDiann Daniel, Receptionist

Diann joined the team as a receptionist in 2007 with 40 years of customer service experience. She has enjoyed working at Benning Animal Hospital because she "loves her co-workers, and the doctors are simply awesome."

Diann owns two cats named Lupin and Tia Dalma; and four dogs named Crank, Mr. Gibbs, Lakota and Pumpkin. In addition to caring for her pets, Diann likes to solve jigsaw puzzles, read, collect Harry Potter memorabilia and spend time with her family.

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Benning Animal HospitalDawn Tanner, Receptionist

Dawn Tanner is from Summerville, South Carolina, where she met her husband, Ray. They moved to Ft. Benning, Georgia, with their two boys, Ret and Reed. Dawn enjoys traveling, and lived in the British Virgin Islands where she adopted her first dog while volunteering at the island's SPCA. It was there she fell in love with promoting the welfare and humane treatment of animals.

Today, Dawn has two Boston Terriers named Beaufort and Stuart, and a cat named Adalyn. Her goal is to help military families know that Benning Animal Hospital provides a friendly and caring alternative veterinary service while they transition to Ft. Benning. Dawn is very excited to become a member of our family, and looks forward to meeting clients and their fur-babies!

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Emily, Receptionist

Emily is a receptionist at Benning Animal Hospital. She began working towards her veterinary technology certificate near her hometown of Ft. Ripley, MN. Emily’s husband is a member of the US army, upon his transfer to Ft. Benning, she enrolled at Animal Behavior College where she is finishing up her dog training certification.

Emily and her husband have two dogs, Tucker and Ripley. When she isn’t working, she enjoys kickboxing, reading, and cooking.

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