Front Office Staff

Our Front Office Staff is dedicated to making your visit a pleasant one. They are an important liason between our clients and our medical team. They are available to assist in appointment scheduling, medicine refill requests and processing payments.

Brianna Cady

Brianna recently moved here from the lower 48 with her husband and two dogs Tito and Bear. She spends her free time exploring her new home, cooking, and hiking.

Caitlyn Elgin

Caitlyn grew up in North Pole and enjoys many activities Alaska has to offer – camping, fishing, hiking, and skijoring.  She and her boyfriend John have a dog named Leo whose favorite thing is fetch.  Caitlyn studied at the University of Montana for 2 years, but her hometown called her back and now she looks forward to staying in the veterinary field here.

Sydney Koontz

Sydney has just moved back to North Pole from attending college in Colorado, where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree that she hopes to use to get into graduate school. Sydney is from South Carolina, and hopes to open her own clinical psychology practice in North Carolina one day with her fiance and 2 dogs.

Monica Leitzke

Photo and bio coming soon!

Practice Managers


Patrick Lovely

Patrick has a Masters degree in Education from WSU and is owner of North Pole Veterinary Hospital.


Suze Nolan, LVT, MEd

Suze has been a licensed veterinary technician since 2008. Her professional interests include education, behavior and the human-animal bond. Suze and Kevin enjoy exploring Alaska’s trails and waterways with their dogs Kiwi the husky and Cootie the Shih Tzu. Kaya the cat keeps the house in order while they are out and about.