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Meet the Staff
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Nancy married Dr. Durbin in 1986. They have two children, Chelsy and Clifton. Nancy helps out on the family's farm and manages the clinic's finances.
Charlie Durbin, DVM
Dr. Durbin started this veterinary practice in August of 1984 striving to create a community involved clinic. He recieved his Bachelor of Science from SIUC and his DVM at the U of I. Dr. Durbin is involved in farming and has his own beef cattle herd. His emphasis is on having fun and supplying a respectable service to the community. Dr. Durbin also enjoys helping local FFA and 4H programs and likes to support the youth and all their critters.
Courtney Daum, DVM
Dr. Daum joined the staff in May of 2015. She grew up in the town of Newburgh, Indiana. She recieved her Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University and her DVM through Iowa State University. Courtney enjoys spending time with her husband, Ryan, the outdoors, fishing, hiking, camping and taking her dogs, Rem and Hobbie, on walks.
Jessica Wilkinson, CVT
Jessica has been working at Durbin Vet Clinic since July 2011. She recieved her Associates of Science from Kaskaskia College and completed the Veterinary Technician program through SICCM. She lives in St. Peter with her son and daughter.
Danielle joined the staff at Durbin Vet Clinic in June of 2018. She has several years experience working in the Veterinary field. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors, hunting, fishing and spending time with her husband and two dogs.
MacKenzie recently joined the staff at the clinic. MacKenzie married Travis Forson last year, they have 2 children. She loves horse back riding. She raises Aussies and collies. Welcome to the staff MacKenzie.
Hailey joined the staff at the end of 2021. She comes in after school to help walk the dogs and clean up from the busy day. She is a junior in highschool and is very active in the FFA.
Chezney started working at the clinic in 2022. She comes in after school to help walk dogs and clean up after a busy day. She also works at the Iron Saddle. She's a senior in highschool and would like to pursue a job in veterinary medicine.
Montana started helping in highschool walking dogs and has become an important member of the staff. She is an active memeber of the FFA. She is currently in college and plans to join the veterinary field.
Makenzie started working for the clinic in November of 2022. She attended Murray State University and recieved a BS in equine science. In her free time Mackenzie likes to rodeo.
Kylee joined our staff in November 2022. She was born and raised in Shobonier and has helped her whole life on a farm with cows and chickens. She loves all living things and finds joy in helping those in need.
Jess joined the staff in November of 2022. In her free time she enjoys reading and being outdoors. She likes to ride horses with her family and used to rodeo with them when she was younger.
Bernie Kreke, Maintenance
Bernie began working at the clinic in 1994. His responsiblities include cleaning up our messes, handy man and keeping us up and running.
Ryan works for the clinic as an assistant at the salebarn. He enjoys hunting and being outdoors.