Meet the friendly staff at Timberlake! 

  • Dr.
    Tony Pearson

    Dr. Pearson is born and raised in Virginia, having grown up in Harrisonburg. He attended Virginia Tech and received a B.S. in Biology. He then went on to graduate from their veterinary school (VMRCVM) in 2012. He has worked in the Lynchburg area since 2012. He met his wife, Jessi, shortly after moving to Lynchburg. They now have three lovely children, as well as a Golden Retriever. Dr. Pearson is also a deacon at Mercy Presbyterian Church in Forest. When not at the clinic, Dr. Pearson enjoys spending time with his family, watching superhero movies, and reading.

  • Stephanie Carwile
    Veterinary Assistant

    Stephanie is one of the veterinary assistants at TAH.  She graduated from Virginia Tech in 2013 with a B.S. in Animal and Poultry Sciences.  She has 3 dogs and 1 cat.  In her spare time she enjoys reading, being outdoors, and watching Netflix. Stephanie is also studying to be a Veterinary Technician. 

  • Jamie Seward
    Veterinary Receptionist

    Jamie is one of the receptionists at Timberlake and enjoys getting to know the different clients and animals that come through. She is married and has 3 beautiful children. She loves being outdoors, black Friday shopping with her mom, and spending quality time with family.  She has 4 dogs.

  • Drew Schick
    Veterinary Assistant

    Drew Schick is our newest veterinary assistant. He was born and raised in north central Pennsylvania. He moved to Lynchburg to attend Liberty University to study Biology and graduated a few years later with his BS. He met his wife here in Lynchburg and has been married for 9 years. He fosters dogs through Central Virginia Regional Rescue. He and his wife have 5 dogs and 4 cats of their own. On the weekends, they love to go camping, watch movies, and spend time with their family and friends.

  • Kylie Farrar
    Veterinary Assistant

    Kylie Farrar is a veterinary assistant at TAH. She is also a  Veterinary Technician Student at Penn Foster. She has two fur babies of her own, a black lab named Peyton and a beagle named Boone. Her favorite hobbies are cooking and being outside on the lake or river. She is also recently engaged and plans to get married in the fall!

  • Jenna Foster
    Veterinary Assistant

    Jenna was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska. She plans on starting school to become a veterinary technician soon. She loves spending time with her husband, daughter, and husky/white shepherd Koda. 

  • Jessi Pearson
    Office Manager/Director of Marketing

    Jessi is the wife of Dr. Pearson! Together, they have three children and one fur-baby, who she stays home with when she is not at the clinic. Jessi has a Masters degree in English from the University of Lynchburg and previously taught English at both JF and CVCC. Jessi also teaches Women’s Bible Study at her church, Mercy Presbyterian. When not at the clinic or participating in church events, Jessi enjoys reading, watching movies, and playing games with her children and husband. 

  • Laura Thayer

    Laura is a receptionist at TAH.  She and her husband recently moved to Forest from Centreville, Virginia to be closer to their first grandchild.  Laura has two sons, one dog, and a cat.  On the days she isn’t working at TAH, Laura watches her granddaughter and volunteers for the Bedford Humane Society.  In her free time, Laura loves being outdoors and enjoys gardening, reading and visiting the ocean whenever possible.

  • Judy Helfrich

    Judy and her husband recently moved to Lynchburg from Pennsylvania to be closer to their children. She has two grown children and a Netherland Dwarf Rabbit. On the days she isn't working at TAH, Judy enjoys exploring new areas with her family and shopping with her daughter!


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8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm


8:30 am-6:00 pm