Meet the Team

Dr. Steve Koehler

Veterinarian, Owner
Dr. Koehler has been practicing veterinary medicine since graduating from Ohio State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in 1981, and has co-owned Middletown Animal Clinic since 1992. He and his wife Barbara have 3 children, one of which, Stephanie, graduated from Auburn University's College of Veterinary Medicine. He and Barb have a dog named Addith, or Addie for short.

Years in Practice: 35 Years
Education: The Ohio University College of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Stephanie Koehler

Veterinarian
Dr. Stephanie (Koehler) graduated from the Auburn College of Veterinary Medicine in May of 2012. She spent the following year completing an internship at the VCA Emergency and Specialty Center in Seattle, Washington. She was very excited to return home and rejoin the team at Middletown Animal Clinic. She has two puggles named Mugsy (Bug) and Cricket who have been her travelling companions over the past  several years.

Years in Practice: 3Years
Education: Auburn University college of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Marilyn McReynolds

Veterinarian
Dr. Marilyn McReynolds has been practicing veterinary medicine since graduating from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1988.  She is a Louisville native and received her undergraduate degree from Morehead State University.  Dr. McReynolds, her husband Doug, and son John, have 2 dogs.  Riley is a terrier and Stormie is an australian shepherd.  You will always find Dr. McReynolds with a smile on her face as she strives to practice with compassion, educate clients on preventive care, and form lasting bonds with clients and their pets.  Outside of work, Dr. McReynolds enjoys spending time with family and friends, flower gardening, and taking walks with her dogs.

Years in Practice: 27 Years
Education: Auburn University college of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Greg Bishop

Retired
Dr. Bishop has been practicing veterinary medicine since 1986, and co-owned the practice from 1992-2014. He and his wife Mary Lee have now retired and moved to Florida to enjoy their retirement.

Years in Practice: 29 Years
Education: Auburn University college of Veterinary Medicine

Etalka Mattingly

Technician / Patient Medical Care Team Member
Etalka, or ET for short, has worked here at Middletown Animal Clinic since 1994 and is a member of the patient medical care team and enjoys working with the sweet animals. She herself has 3 dogs and 3 cats that she loves more than anything!

Years in Practice: 21 Years

Melanni Otto

Receptionist / Patient Medical Care Team Member
Mel is a member of the patient medical care team. and has worked here at the clinic since 1998, and dabbled around in many careers prior. Mel has done everything from being a Carny to being a Licensed EMT and a volunteer Firefighter. However, once she got here at the clinic, she discovered that her true love was animals and that this was the right place for her.

Years in Practice: 17 Years     

Laura Shircliff

Receptionist / Client Care Team Leader
Laura has worked here at Middletown Animal Clinic since 2008. She also has another job at a salon in town, but loves working with the animals and the MAC family. She and her husband John recently lost their beloved cocker spaniel Rocket to a terrible acute disease. Once they are ready they plan to adopt another sweet baby to give all their love to.

Years in Practice: 7 Years     

Jason Fox

Surgical Technician / Patient Medical Care Team Leader
Jason is a member of our patient medical care team. He enjoys competitive bike racing and also provides pet sitting services.

Years in Practice: 5 Years
Education: Jefferson County Community and Technical College

Andrea Bright

Technician / Patient Medical Care Team / Veterinary Student
Andrea is a member of our patient medical care team. She has worked here since 2006, and volunteered here before that.  She has recently just gradated from Auburn University's Undergraduate program with a Major in Microbiology and a Minor in Business. Prior to graduating she got accepted into Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine, she now on her 3nd year at Auburn.​

Years in Practice: 9 Years
Education: Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine

Jenni Farrel

Surgical Technician / Receptionist / Client Care Team Leader
Jenni has worked in the veterinary medicine field for several years. She graduated from IUS with a finance degree. She has a terrier mix named Toby who she loves!​ She has recently added 2 cats and 2 more dogs to her family.

Years in Practice: 11 Years
Education:  Indiana University Southeast

Alex Zink

Technician / Patient Medical Care Team Leader
Alex is a friendly person who likes to play, coach, and watch sports.  He has a dog named coli who is awesome and fun.  He loves to work in the pet / animal field and is enthusiastic and loves what he does.

Years in Practice: 1 Year   
Interest: Sports, Dogs, Outdoors

Taby Carter

Technician / Patient Medical Care Team Member

Aby is a friendly person who has a big heart for animals. She has a dog named Phoebe who is small and the cutest little thing in the world.  Taby is a new addition to the MAC family,

Years in Practice: 1 Year     

Ashley Danielson

Receptionist / Client Care Team Member

Ashley is the newest addition to the MAC family. With a background in reception and a love for animals, she knew this was the job for her. Ashley is also a licensed esthetician and certified personal trainer. In her spare time she enjoys reading, baking and prepping for bodybuilding/fitness contest.

Years in Practice: 1 Year