Our Careteam

Cheryl Theriault
Veterinary Technician
Cheryl graduated from Seneca College in 1988 and has been a Veterinary Technician at Golf Glen Veterinary Clinic for the past 19 years. She finds it to be a great place to work and has made some great friends. Everyone works so well together and truly enjoys helping animals. Cheryl is married with 2 children, and has 2 cats at home, Dolly and Diego. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, scrapbooking and spending time with her family and friends. She also enjoys a good reality show!
Laurie Major
Veterinary Technician
Laurie is a Veterinary Technician and graduated from Seneca College in 1992. She joined the Golf Glen team in 2000. Laurie loves being a part of such a compassionate and fun group of people. She has a cute chocolate Lab named Izzy and a cat named Lily. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, working out and spending time at her cottage with her husband Mark and her daughter Marinna.
Renee Burlanyette
Registered Veterinary Technician
Renee has been working at Golf Glen Veterinary Clinic since 2004. She started as a high school co-op student, then shortly afterwards was hired as a student animal care attendant. It was then that she realized working with animals was her passion and interest. In April 2011, Renee graduated from The University of Guelph Ridgetown Campus as a Registered Veterinary Technician. She feels fortunate to be a part of such an amazing team of great people who have supported and helped her get to where she is today in her career.

In her spare time, Renee enjoys playing with her Portuguese Water Dog, Norman, her Bearded Collie, Callie, and her cat, Henry, as well as spending time with family and friends. She loves the outdoors, camping, skiing and traveling the world. She hopes to one day have the opportunity to work with large animals or marine life, and to travel to Australia and New Zealand.
Jaimee Kosnaski
Registered Veterinary Technician
Jaimee, graduated from Georgian College in 2018 and joined the Golf Glen Veterinary Clinic team in November 2018. Jaimee knew she wanted to be a vet tech from the age of 7. Jaimee loves getting to know the patients that come into the practice and loves taking the time to answer questions that clients may have about their fur babies. In her free time Jaimee trains her Chocolate Lab Kodiak with the Luther Marsh HRC and runs retriever trials with him. Jaimee also loves being outdoors as well as spending time with her family and being at the lake.
Jocelyn Affleck
Registered Veterinary Technician
Jocelyn is a Registered Veterinary Technician that originally started with Golf Glen in 1996. In 2004 she began teaching part time in the Veterinary Technician Program at Seneca College with her main focus being dentistry. She continued to provide locum services at a number of clinics in the area until she rejoined the Golf Glen team full time in December 2019.

Jocelyn loves coming to work every day to care for the animals and their people. She enjoys the variety of work associated with being a technician as there is never a dull moment! Jocelyn is married with 3 children and when she is not at work she can be found golfing, skiing or on the trails with her mini golden doodle Spud.
Taylor Gillies
Receptionist
Taylor was hired as an Animal Caregiver in 2012 after doing a high school co-op placement at the clinic. Taylor enjoys spending time at her family’s cottage.
Mary Jane Dvores
Animal Care Attendant
After completing her high school co-op at Golf Glen, MaryJane was hired as an animal caregiver. She has adored being around animals since she was little. She has a Coonhound named Benny and a kitten named Holly. She spends her free time outdoors camping, horseback riding or just playing with her pets.
Brian Nugent
Animal Care Attendant
Briar was hired as a veterinary technician student during her first year in Secena College’s program. She is now entering her second and final year of the vet tech program. Briar loves animals and spends some of her free time volunteering at Dog Tales Rescue in King City.
Emily Pauselli
Animal Care Attendant
Emily is a high school student who was hired after completing her high school co-op placement at Golf Glen. She has two cats, Smudge and Shadow, that her family adopted from a shelter. She has had a love for animals her whole life and enjoys reading, camping, traveling and baking.
Megan Kobelskis
Animal Care Attendant
Megan has loved animals from a very young age. She has ridden horses since the age of 5 and grew up with a Border Collie named Harley, and a Green Cheek Conure named Faith. Megan's dream is to become a Veterinary Technician and has applied to Seneca College with high hopes of getting into the program. She has worked with both small and large animals and is excited to pursue a career that will allow her to learn more about helping our 4- legged friends. Megan enjoys running, reading, and riding horses in her free time. Megan hopes to one day get the chance to work closely with large animals and feral animals in foreign countries.