Meet The Team


Gail A. Jacobsen

Gail Jacobsen began working at Morrison Veterinary Clinic in 2006. She and her husband, Mike, have several hunting dogs (Jessie, Nellie, Bob, Gretel, and George), two cats (White Sox and Becks), three horses (Fyre, Gus, and Bree), and a bird (RJ). What Gail enjoys the most about the Morrison Veterinary Clinic is being able to have a job she is passionate about, helping people with their pets, and being part of a great team.


Lisa Bush

Lisa Bush began working at Morrison Veterinary Clinic in August 2006 after graduating from Black Hawk College with an Associate of Applied Science in Equine Science and attending Southern Illinois University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science. Lisa has three crazy herding dogs, five quarter horses, one cow, and a slew of chickens, ducks, and cats. In addition to working at the clinic, she also teaches horseback riding lessons and has a special interest in equine nutrition. Lisa loves forming relationships with the clients and their pets, the family atmosphere of the staff and coworkers, and being able to learn cool and exciting medical information.


Donna Rus

Donna Rus started working at Morrison Veterinary Clinic in 2010. She has four dogs, four cats, and a bird. Her favorite part about the veterinary clinic is working together as a team and working with all the animals.


Debra Moore

Debra Moore began working at Morrison Veterinary Clinic in June 2011. She is a graduate of Morrison High School and Sauk Valley Community College, and has a degree in Applied Science. She and her husband, Gary, have a daughter and a son as well as four grandchildren. Additional family members include three dogs (two English Bulldogs named Pudge and Tank, and one "Bagle" named Barney), three cats (Callie, Bug, and Polly), and a horse (Fire). She enjoys working with a great team of doctors and staff, and the wonderful compassion that is shown by everyone.


Wendi Elgin

Wendi Elgin started working at Morrison Veterinary Clinic in August 2012. Between working at the clinic, spending time with her "bonus daughter" MaCaia, serving as president of the Park and Recreational Board in her home town, the co-program leader for her local blood drive, and tending to her pets - an American Bully (Dyna), a Golden Retriever Mix (Haze), a parrot (Ollivander), a Bearded Dragon (Albus), and her horse (Star Magellan), she keeps quite busy! She loves getting to know the clients and patients of Morrison Veterinary Clinic, helping the animals, and learning something new every day!


Sandi VanDerLeest

Sandi VanDerLeest began working at Morrison Veterinary Clinic in March 2015. Together with her husband, Larry, and their two children, Kyle and Shayna, they have three dogs plus several horses and cattle. Sandi enjoys getting to know the clients and their pets.


Emalie Sterenberg

Emalie Sterenberg started working at Morrison Veterinary Clinic in September 2015. She has lived on a crop and livestock farm in rural Morrison her entire life. She has cats, a dog, and horses at home. Her favorite part about working at Morrison Veterinary Clinic is being able to help animals and see pets begin new lives with their owners.


Ginny Pollock


Olyvia Cook, CVT


Kellie Schutz


Heather Bouchard


Richelle Watson


Anna Daniel


Kelly Kuehl