Meet Our Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the team of Animal Medical Center of Tyler! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets! Please call us at 903-617-6891 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Pet Care Coordinator

Ellen Butler

Ellen Butler is a Pet Care Coordinator and is Dr. Cauthen’s baby sister. She obtained a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from UT Tyler in 2016. When not helping pets and their owners at AMC Tyler, she enjoys playing with her dog, Henry, taking care of her nieces and nephews, and spending time with her family. Ellen loves all animals, but has a special place in her heart for “big goofy dogs”. Her favorite part of working at AMC Tyler is being able to aid in the process of helping sick pets become healthy again.

Veterinary Technician

Brooke Jones

Brooke is a Pet Care Coordinator as well as a Veterinary Technician at AMC Tyler and has a passion for new puppy exams and preventative care cases. Brooke was born and raised in Whitehouse, Texas and has always had a passion for helping animals. As a child, she dreamed of having a career working with animals and she has now been in the veterinary field for over 11 years.  Her interests outside of work include spending time with her 2 young children, family and friends, fishing and being outdoors.

Veterinary Technician

Lauren Berlin

Lauren is a licensed veterinary technician, working in the veterinary field for over 12 years.  Her interests include surgical procedures and anesthesia.  Originally from Washington state, Lauren enjoys the company of her very handsome pug named Bentley.  When not working, she enjoys outdoor activities and camping.

Veterinary Technician

SaBra Thompson

SaBra Thompson is originally from Dallas, Texas and has been working in the veterinary field for 15 years. She plans on continuing her career in veterinary medicine while attending UT Tyler for her bachelors in business marketing. She enjoys talking with pet owners about pet nutrition, performing dental prophylaxis, assisting with sick pets, and running labs. Outside of work, SaBra loves her several pets, fishing, reading and watching movies.

Veterinary Technician

Jonathan Brush

Jonathan is the newest addition to AMC. He is an 8 year veteran of the U.S. Navy and has been back in Tyler since 2015. Jonathan is currently enrolled at Tyler Junior College in hopes of completing their veterinary technician program. He and his girlfriend currently have 3 cats – Jack, Ophelia and Steve. Jonathan has always enjoyed working with animals and looks forward to learning and growing with AMC. On his downtime, he enjoys disc golf, fishing, paintball, camping and spending time with his family.


Emily Leedy

Emily Leedy has been grooming for 7 years and has also been a technician for 5 years. She and her husband Tom have 3 daughters, Chloe (10) and Sophie (5), Ellie (2) as well as a Scotty mix named Gus, as well as three sphynx cats named Russia, Olga and Hannie. Emily enjoys helping timid animals come out of their shell and has a special place in her heart for bulldogs and other bully breeds.