Meet the Staff

Our Doctors

Dr. Rosenberg

Marc A. Rosenberg, VMD is a 1971 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania school of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Marc has cared for the companion pets of southern New Jersey for the past 45 years. In addition to holding the position of Director of the Voorhees Veterinary Center, Doctor Rosenberg is a sitting member of the New Jersey Board of veterinary medical examiners.


Dr. Marc's numerous television and radio appearances have been heard and seen by millions of pet owners. Perhaps most notably, he hosted his own nationally seen PBS television series "People, Pets and Dr. Marc." His radio show Speaking About Pets aired weekly on Philadelphia's 1210 WCAU for eight years. Oprah Winfrey had Dr. Marc as a guest on her show to discuss the subject of dealing with the death of a family pet. He is the author of "Companion Animal Death and Pet Owner Grief", a publication that has comforted many grieving owners in their time of need.


Dr. Marc is past president of the South Jersey Veterinary Medical Association and the recipient of the University of Pennsylvania veterinary school's award of merit for outstanding contributions to veterinary medicine. He shares his home with his wife, their dogs Millie and Idgie and cats Scooter and Mr. Burns.

Dr. Schoell

Dr. Jessica Schoell is a 2004 graduate of University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Her professional interests include diagnostic imaging, soft tissue surgery, and emergency medicine.


She started her veterinary career in a small animal practice where she received hands- on training caring for exotic pets. However, the siren song of emergency veterinary medicine was too strong to ignore and she moved into emergency care full time after two years of general practice. After a few years of really strange working hours, she decided that a better sleeping schedule and improved family time was more important, and made the transition back to general practice (doing emergency from time to time).


In her free time, Dr. Schoell enjoys making jewelry, quilting, playing with her small pack of dogs, and chasing her two boys around the house.

Dr. Kaplan

Dr. Jessica Kaplan earned a bachelor's degree in animal science from Cornell University where she graduated cum laude before continuing on at Cornell to earn her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2011. She then completed another year of vigorous training in California as an intern in small animal medicine and surgery. After working in sunny California for several years, she decided she missed the East Coast and moved back to work as a general practice veterinarian in Jersey. 


The Voorhees Veterinary Center has always been very special to Dr. Kaplan. Growing up, her family took their beloved pets to Dr. Marc. She started her career in veterinary medicine as a technician with the Voorhees Veterinary Center before venturing off to pursue her veterinary degree, and is thrilled to be a part of this wonderful team.  Her professional interests include preventative medicine, surgery, dentistry, and dermatology. 

Dr. Hanan

Dr. Renee Hanan is a 1997 graduate of The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine.  Having grown up on the New Jersey shore, Dr. Hanan attended Boston University earning her BA in Italian Studies then a BS degree in Animal Science from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.  After a career in social work assisting an aging Italian-speaking clientele in East Boston, Dr. Hanan completed an internship at Red Bank Veterinary Hospital prior to beginning her career in general practice. She has a special interest in internal medicine and geriatric pets, and loves working with clients and their pets to provide quality care with compassion. Dr. Hanan lives in Cherry Hill with her husband, four children and 3 chickens.

Dr. Brody

Dr. Lisa Brody earned her bachelor's degree in animal science from University of Delaware before pursuing a Master's degree in Laboratory Animal Science from Drexel University.  Dr. Brody then completed her Veterinary Medical Degree from The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine.


After veterinary school, Dr. Brody started her career in a busy emergency and general practice before joining the Voorhees Veterinary Center.  Her professional interests include ultrasonography, dermatology, geriatric medicine, and preventative care.  She loves working with clients to strengthen the human animal bond through care and compassion. 


Dr. Brody's interests outside of work include running, attending live music concerts, hiking, traveling, and spending time swith friends, family and of course her dog, Peanut.  

Dr. Gartland

Dr. Sam Gartland grew up in St. Louis, Missouri. He received a degree in Business Administration from Bucknell University and his Veterinary Medical Degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He completed a small animal rotating internship at Oradell Animal Hospital and since then he has worked in emergency and general practice. His professional interests include emergency and critical care, surgery, toxicology, and internal medicine.


Dr. Gartland's interests outside of veterinary medicine include spending time with his wife Jess (who is also a veterinarian), his Great Danes, Caspian and Piper, and his cat, Domino. Additionally, his hobbies include cooking, traveling, sports, spending time with friends, and playing guitar.

Our Staff

Joanne Dorofy

Joined 1999


I am a graduate of Rowan University and the Business Administrator for the Voorhees Veterinary

Center since 1999. 


I love my job. I am proud to

be in an environment where all the patients are treated as though they are our own and I am truly inspired by the medical practices and

quality standards employed by our staff.  I appreciate  the interaction I have with our clientele sharing stories about both our pets and human children and feel enriched by these relationships which have continued in many cases for years and years. 


My coworkers are friends and family for whom I have the utmost respect  and with whom I share wonderful times.  We are a very caring,

knowledgable and diverse family at The Voorhees

Veterinary Center and this makes my job very enjoyable.

Mary Beth Rosauer

Joined 1992


I am the Medical Administrator for the Voorhees Veterinary Center and have been here since 1992.  Wow! That’s a long time.


I was trained as a Veterinary Assistant at the Animal Science program at Camden County College.  I have worked in every facet of veterinary care at the Center.  I am responsible for assisting our professional staff in surgery, dentistry, ultrasound procedures, and radiology.  I participate in training and supervising our medical technician staff members as well as interfacing with our laboratory providers and drug representatives.


Currently I do not have any pets to brag about since my 2 kids keep my husband and me pretty busy.  We look forward to adding some four legged friends to our family when the time is right.

Susan Engel

Joined 1988


I am a professional dog trainer, behaviorist and owner of the The Dog Training Company, LLC.  


I am proud of my longstanding relationship with the Voorhees Veterinary Center that began over 26 years ago.


You can find me at the VVC teaching the popular Puppy Parenting seminar each month.  I am also the VVC’s resident dog trainer and behavior consultant.


My husband and I share our home on the edge of the Pine Barrens with a flock of chickens and ducks, a parakeet and our 4 wonderful dogs including two Boxers, “MonkeyBean” and “JellyBean”,  a JackRussell named

Sir-Squirts-a-lot, and “Riggs”, a Belgian Malinois who is a pet therapy dog.


Landscaping and bird watching are some of my favorite pass times, especially when a dog is by my side.

Lani Stulgaitis

Joined 1989


Originally from Wisconsin, I have worked with the

Voorhees Veterinary Center for almost 30 years.


Beside my devotion to humane endeavors and zeal for working with animals which I originally pursued as

an animal control officer, my passion for travel

inspired me to spend time in Egypt, Japan, New

Zealand, France, Italy, Mexico, a good bit of the UK, Germany and extensively throughout Canada and the United States.  I soon hope to tour Lithuania.


I love Billie Holiday, Arthur Conan Doyle, art museums

and the occasional jitterbug.


I have a degree in

Business Development from Norwich University

and was previously the Director of Operations for

a large department store chain in Philadelphia and

Tri-State Director for a private company which

contracted with state and county governments to

curb public spending.  I have also done some

consulting work with other veterinary clinics and

other private corporations in quality management



I am currently the Co-Director of our facility and am very proud to have had the opportunity to design and redesign our clinic

several times and create Dr. Marc's Animal Crackers.

Kathy Tomasello

Joined, 1998


I am a senior veterinary technician and have

worked at The Voorhees Veterinary Center for almost 20 years.  I was trained as a human medical assistant, but find it so much more rewarding to use my medical expertise to assist pets. I have a remarkable memory for faces, names and pets and take extreme satisfaction in having helped literally thousands of animals and their owners

over the past decade.  I live in Williamstowm with my two cats, Jackson and Kiwi.


Melissa Berry

Joined 1999


I have been with the Voorhees Veterinary Center since 1999.  In this time I have become a familiar face to our clients and love the relationships I have built with so many of them and their fur kids.  It is so important to me that every patient I take care of gets the best care possible, and their owners know they are treated and loved like my own.


I love what I do and could never see myself doing anything but this.

I am a skilled senior technician, and
I have a particular interest in Orthopedics - as I have worked with our Orthopedic surgeon.  I am very knowledgeable with orthopedic injuries, surgery, and rehab.

My own furry family includes two dogs, a rabbit, and a pony.

Ron Nober

Joined 1999


I have been connected with the Voorhees Veterinary Center since 1999.


I am dog trainer with The Dog Training Company on weekends and during the summer.  


I enjoy seeing all my friends at the Voorhees Veterinary Center when I instruct the Puppy Parenting seminars.  


I am a graduate of Temple University where I earned a BA in Anthropology. I worked as an Archeologist for several years before entering the animal world.

In 2012, I graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University with a Masters in Early Education and am currently a 5th grade teacher.  


I enjoy teaching both kids and dogs!  I live on the edge of the Pine Barrens with my wife, Susan, and our pack of well-behaved dogs.

Krystle Zinkevich

Joined 2016


I am an extremely experienced Veterinary Technician having worked in the field for over twelve years and I graduated with a degree in Animal Science in 2007.  

While I am very skilled in the hospital setting, I prefer the outdoors!

I grew up surrounded by horses and dogs my whole life and currently mentor young people as a leader in the Camden County 4H community which is the largest youth development organization in America.

In addition to spending as much time as possible with my horses, I enjoy the backroads in my ATV and Jeep Wrangler.

Barb Guisti

Joined 2011


I have twenty-eight years of experience as a manager and production specialist in the electronic print industry, however, my passion for assisting animals has led me to extensive volunteerism and a new career. 


Since 2007 I have been the

Adoption Center Outreach Coordinator through

Camden County Animal Shelter bringing adoptable

animals closer to the public via the Voorhees

Veterinary Center, other retail establishments as

well as other public venues such as The Collingswood Farmer's Market  to both educate the community and promote shelter adoption.  


Over the years I developed an interest in the medical aspects of shelter care as I began to volunteer time assisting with the Spay Our Strays Program through the shelter and ultimately was

appointed The Medical Services Area Supervisor

at the monthly clinics.  


One of my greatest

accomplishments is as Co-founder and Treasurer

of the Board of Directors of CSTAR, a local non-profit animal welfare organization which now hosts the Spay Our Strays clinics.  


I became an employee of The Voorhees Veterinary Center several years ago, however, I have fostered close networking ties for shelter outreach with the hospital since 2007. 

Rhyan Paglione

Joined 2013


I have been working at The Voorhees Veterinary Center as a receptionist since August 2013.


I am currently a full time student studying Psychology at Rutgers University in Camden.


The Voorhees Veterinary Center has always been an important part of my life, when I was younger I never missed a chance to come to work with my aunts on take your child to work day.


When I am not assisting clients and their pets, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, reading, relaxing on the beach, and training for my first 5k.

Linda Sokol

Joined 2013


I am a certified Veterinary Technician and have worked in the field for over twenty-five years.  I joined the Voorhees Veterinary Center in 2013 as a senior technician and have since expanded my role as a supervisor and surgery technician as well as assisting our Orthopedic Surgeon, Dr. Garzotto and our Cardiologist Consultant, Dr. DeRose.


I enjoy the diverse and compassionate medical skills of our doctors and other medical staff as well as getting to know the families and furry friends who come in to see us.


Away from work is family time caring for our daughters.

Paloma Canales

Joined 2015


Hello, I am a certified Veterinary Technician and began working with The Voorhees Veterinary Center in 2015.  Working here I have gained new skills and tremendous clinical experience as a veterinary nurse.


I started working at Voorhees Veterinary Center in June of 2015. Working here I have learned new skills and have gained great clinical experience for becoming a Certified Veterinary Technician.


During my free time, I enjoy exercising and spending time with my family and friends. I have a cat named Whiskers and two Shih Tzus named Rocky and Charlie that I adore very much.


I enjoy providing quality care to the animals that come into the clinic because I would want my animals to receive the same in return when they're at the vet!



Kirsten Cline

Joined 2020


Hi! I am currently an undergraduate student at Ursinus College majoring in Biology on the Pre-Veterinary Medicine track. As a junior, I plan on applying to vet school the fall of my senior year. I joined Voorhees Veterinary Center in July of 2020 and am so grateful for the experience I have gained as a technician.


Ever since I was a little girl, I knew I wanted to work with animals. I have worked in multiple settings with all kinds of animals, including zoological, wildlife, and farm animals. Some of the different places I’ve volunteered at is the Philadelphia Zoo, Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge, and PAWS Farm.


Outside of work, I love to draw and paint in my free time and spend time with my friends and family. However, my love of animals doesn’t stop at work. I have 4 pets at home: three cats (Biscuit, Patch, and Mama), one golden retriever (Maya) and one holland lop bunny (Stinky).

Laura Garber

Joined 2015


I am currently a student in the Veterinary Technology program at Camden County College. I graduate in the Spring and I can’t wait to work with animals and their families full time! I have been an animal lover my whole life. Growing up, I had everything from dogs to hissing cockroaches. Needless to say, I love taking care of all animals!


When I’m not working, I spend a lot of time volunteering with the Camden County Animal Shelter, SOS- Spay Our Strays, and TAPS. I am also the student president of the CCC chapter of NAVTA.


In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my husband, our three kids, and all our fur babies.

Tara Mikell

Joined in 2022


Tara moved to New Jersey from the sunny state of Florida in 2021. She has been a veterinarian technician for almost 5 years. Tara is very passionate about animals of all species. She worked at an exotics hospital in Florida and really enjoys helping all animals.


Tara is a mother to 2 toddlers and one day hopes to have a pet of her own again. She started at Voorhees Veterinary Center in October of 2021 and loves being a part of such an amazing team.

Peanut Brody

Joined in 2018


Hi! I was adopted by my mom, Dr. Brody in 2018. Ever since I have been a beloved, loyal companion of hers and a co-worker of all the wonderful staff at Voorhees Veterinary Center. 


My interests include going for hikes, snuggling on the couch, and spending time with all my dog friends.  At work, I can usually be found tucked up on my mom’s chair.   While my future plans include veterinary school, for now I love coming to work every day, getting to see so many of my favorite people and, of course, eating all the chicken chips I can get!

Our Groomers

Kristy Canduci

Joined 2016


My name is Kristy I was born and raised in Delran, NJ. I currently reside in Palmyra, NJ with my husband, Dan and our two kitties, Clyde and Cece.


In 2002, I earned my certification in massage therapy where I found the passion of healing through my hands. I knew I always wanted to work with animals, so in 2014 I followed my heart and became a pet stylist. My passion and love for animals has been with me since I can remember. I have so much love and joy in my heart for all living beings.


In my free time I love to travel, be outdoors, spending time with family and friends, laughing and being creative in life. I am a firm believer in life being a journey and not a destination.


"until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unwakened."

Caitlyn Matullo

Caitlyn has always had a special place in her heart for animals. She has owned dogs, cats, gerbils, guinea pigs, etc. Caitlyn has worked with animals of all varieties, sizes, and temperaments as a bather, groomer, and veterinarian technician since 2012. She truly loves her work. Additionally, Caitlyn is a mother to an active toddler named Kayden. She has an interest in dance as she danced several forms of ballet for over 15 years.

Veterinary Center: 856-435-8090  |  Retail Center: 856-783-8882


Fax: 856-782-8292  |  |


Echelon Village Plaza  |  1120 White Horse Road  |  Voorhees, New Jersey 08043



Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 8pm  |  Saturday: 8:30am - 6pm  |  Sunday: Closed

Print | Sitemap
©2021 Voorhees Veterinary Center. All rights reserved.