Meet the Team

Meet the Team


Dr. Deb Finnegan  photo

Dr. Deb Finnegan

Dr. Deb Finnegan has been at Pet Medical Center since 2011, and enjoys leading the community in companion animal health. She has developed a passion for working on critical cases such as fracture repair and diabetic management. Other professional interests include avian medicine and disease prevention. Dr. Finnegan is a life-long learner, focusing on veterinary medicine and leadership topics.

Since obtaining her DVM degree in 2009, she has attended several veterinary conferences and read countless journals and books in the field. Dr. Finnegan is joined by her husband, 2 daughters and a son, who frequent the vet clinic often. The kids do an excellent job taking care of the pets—including an angora rabbit, cats and dogs. They hope to add chickens to their family this year as well. Dr. Finnegan finds renewal in canoeing, hiking, horseback riding and in gardening and preserving the fresh produce each year.

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Dr. Scott Macon

Dr. Scott Macon came to Pet Medical Center in 2015 and lives in Winona with his wife and 3 children. He graduated from Iowa State in 2003 with a degree in Veterinary Medicine.

He practiced small animal medicine for 9 years in Moline, IL and in 2012 moved to Winona. Once here he worked as an associate veterinarian in La Crescent for 3 years before taking a position with Pet Medical Center.

Hospital Staff

Suzie</br> Practice Manager photo

Practice Manager

Suzie has been Practice Manager since 2011 after joining Pet Medical Center in 2000.

She received her Bachelors of Science degree in Cellular and Molecular Biology from Winona State University in 2005. In addition to her administrative responsibilities at PMC, you will also see her helping out in Reception and as a Technician. She is married and has two children. Suzie likes to spend time with her family and friends camping in the summer and skiing in the winter. She also has 3 dogs, Wicket the shih-poo, Leo Nidas the bassett, and Bo Sefus the lab who all go camping as well. She has also added chicken wrangler to her resume as she now has a large flock of beautiful Chickens!

Kaitlyn</br> Certified Vet Tech photo

Certified Vet Tech

Kaitlyn attended Northeast Iowa Community College and received her Associates in Applied Science degree. Kaitlyn moved to Winona to start her career and be close enough to home. She has a shih tzu named Loki who is her baby! Kaitlyn grew up on a dairy farm in Iowa and has always loved being around and working with animals. Outside of work she enjoys seeing friends and family and being outdoors.

Kasandra</br> Certified Veterinary Technician photo

Certified Veterinary Technician

Kasandra joined the Pet Medical Center team as a Certified Veterinary Technician in 2017. She grew up in Holdingford, Minnesota and then got her Associates in Applied Science degree from Ridgewater College in Willmar, Minnesota. During her down time, she enjoys spending time at home watching movies and playing with her cat, Momo.

Taylor</br> Certified Veterinary Technician photo

Certified Veterinary Technician

Taylor joined the Pet Medical Center team as a Certified Veterinary Technician in 2015. Her hometown is Buffalo, MN and she went to Ridgewater College in Willmar, MN to receive her Veterinary Technology degree. She has loved animals her whole life and loves seeing all the different animals we treat at Pet Medical Center. She loves hiking in the bluffs, hammocking at the lake, reading and cuddling her cat, Derp. 

Pam</br> Customer Service Representative photo

Customer Service Representative

Hi, I'm Pam and here is a picture of me with the oldest and most dignified of my 3 cat rescues. I live in Winona with my son, Ben (16), my daughter Sarah (21), and my son Alex (23) is a teacher in Minneapolis. My background is in journalism and medicine. I obtained my Medical Secretary degree in 1988 and worked for years in the human side of medicine at Mayo Clinic, Gundersen Clinic, and Winona Health. I switched to Veterinary Medicine and joined the Pet Medical team in 2017 and they have become my family. My lifelong love for animals has made this the perfect fit for me!

Melissa</br> Groomer photo


Melissa grew up in Wisconsin and moved to Winona in 2010. Melissa, her husband, and son have a Long Haired Mini Dachshund named Cooter and a Smooth Mini Dachshund named Dixie. Her love for animals started when she was young, growing up on a farm. As part of 4-H and FFA, Melissa showed dogs and cats at the Trempealeau County Fair. This helped start her Junior Showmanship career in AKC. In 2008 she graduated from PHD Academy in Massage Therapy. Melissa started working at PMC in May 2013 as a Grooming Assistant and Kennel Attendant and has been working as a full time Groomer since May of 2015. She loves working with and taking care of animals, which makes this the perfect job for her she says! She enjoys spending time with family, crafting, and going to the races when shes not working.

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Heidi is from Winona, MN she joined Pet Medical Center in June 2019 as a receptionist. Heidi has two pets, a guinea pig and a Papillon named Duke. In her spare time she loves spending time with her dog, fiance, family and friends. She is an animal lover and wants to continue her career in the animal field. 

Sesilee  photo


Winona native. Has worked at Pet Medical Center for 3 years. First in grooming as a bather. Now is a veterinary assistant. Went to a college in Rochester. Graduated in 2011 with a degree Associate of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology. Has two cats from the same litter. Also works at Winona 7 Theater as a cleaner. And works at two public schools as a substitute lunch provider. Hopes to become a full time Veterinary Technician someday.  Enjoys going out on the river for pontoon rides and fishing. 

Pet Medical Center

57 East 3rd Street Winona

Minnesota 55987 United States

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(507) 454-2600
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Monday 7:30am - 5:30pm

Tuesday 7:30am - 5:30pm

Wednesday 7:30am - 5:30pm

Thursday 7:30am - 5:30pm

Friday 7:30am - 5:30pm

Saturday 9:00am - 2:30pm

Sunday Closed