Our Team

The Murrieta Oaks Veterinary Hospital and Pet Hotel team

Our staff of experienced and expert veterinarian doctors and skilled vet staff is ready when your pet needs us. Call or contact us today to learn more.



These are the faces of our warm hearted and hardworking technicians and assistants that make our practice truly unique. We pride ourselves in the fact that we are blessed to work with true animal lovers. The Murrieta Oaks family moves together in the unity and belief of high standard medical care and a true passion for our fuzzy friends.

We encourage you and your fuzzy friend to get to know us today!

Please also visit our "Pet Pics" page for a look at some of our staff moments that make our lives purrfect!


Kyra McCormack-Hospital Manager

Kyra McCormack is the Hospital Manager for Murrieta Oaks Veterinary Hospital. A veteran in the animal industry, Kyra previously managed a multi-doctor practice in Dallas before relocating to Murrieta. She has been managing Murrieta Oaks since November of 2016 and is most proud of the extraordinary veterinary medical care and customer service that has become a hallmark of Murrieta Oaks. She continually dedicates herself to supporting the staff and clients that walk through the door every day. Her hobbies include watching Fixer Upper and spending time with her husband, son, dogs Onyx, Roxy and Max, cats Scooby, Daphne, Sam and Scrappy, chameleon Loki and Echo the gecko.


Diane - Veterinary Assistant

Diane has been a veterinary assistant for 6 years and has worked here at Murrieta Oaks for most of that time. She loves rescuing animals and currently has 5 beloved dogs and 3 horses. She spends her free time entertaining her dogs and riding her horses. She also has a passion for outdoor activities.
Diane is known for being a great motivator and her most used phrase at work is “You’re doing Great!”


Kerissa - Registered Veterinary Technician

Kerissa, is one of our Registered Veterinary Technicians, who joined us in July of 2013. She loves helping people get the care they need for their pets. She adores animals, and is passionate about making sure they get the best care possible. Kerissa enjoys doing puzzles, spending time with her pets and taking them running and hiking. She has two German Shepherds and a Lab of her own, which keep her on her toes.


Nicki - Registered Veterinary Technician

Nicki is one of our Registered Veterinary Technicians and she has been in the veterinary field for over 6 years. In her spare time, she enjoys weight lifting at the gym and hiking with her two dogs, Jeager and Monster.


Kristen-Kennel Assistant

Kristen is one of our Kennel Assistants here at Murrieta Oaks. She loves working with all our boarding guests and patients. She especially enjoys, one on one interaction: Walking, playing, and daily basic needs of our guests. In her free time Kristen enjoys: Hiking, four wheeling, and trips to the ocean. 


Susannah - Client Services Representative

Susannah is one of our customer service representatives here at Murrieta Oaks. She has been in the animal care field for several years and joined out team in 2018. She has 1 dog, a turtle and 2 fish. Susannah enjoys hiking, writing and crafting in her free time. Her passion for animals and assisting her community stands out above all.