Meet Our Team


Dr. Karen Sherman Owner of Oak View Animal Clinic; Dr. Sherman was raised in Pineville, MO and received her Animal Science Degree at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Louisiana State University, School of Veterinary Medicine. She has lived in Pea Ridge since 1984 and has two Irish Wolfhounds named Lenny and Siobhan, a cat named Bizzee, as well as beef cattle. Along with managing the business, Dr. Sherman is active in many local organizations, veterinary organizations, and has served as the President of the Arkansas Veterinary Medication Association Board.  Her hobbies include swimming, walking her dogs, quilting, and helping people with personal needs.  

Dr. Robert Holmes Large and Small Animal Veterinarian; Dr. Holmes has been with the Oak View team since 2018.  He graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor's Degree in Agriculture and went on to graduate from Oklahoma State University with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine.  Dr. Holmes is a native of Arkansas and he and his wife Kelsey enjoy evening strolls with their baby girl Hadley, and two dogs, Cooper and Charlie. 

Dr Keturah Ollie-Hayes Small Animal Veterinarian; Dr. Keturah was born and raised in Tchula, MS. She obtained a Bachelor's degree in Biology from Tougaloo College in 2018 before going on to receive her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Mississippi State University in 2022. Her interests include surgery, behavior, and gastrointestinal diseases. While not at the clinic, Dr. Keturah enjoys reading, crafting, and going to museums. She can't wait to experience all that beautiful NWA has to offer with her two dogs, Action and Prada

Nurse/ Nurse Assistant Team

Courtney S: Registered Veterinary Nurse; Courtney was born and raised in Garfield, Arkansas and currently resides in Anderson, Missouri with her husband Zach.  She earned her Associates of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology from Crowder College in 2018 and has been part of the Oak View team since 2015.  Her passion is patient care and client education.  She feels her duty is to help clients learn the importance of vaccines and preventatives since her knowledge of such before working in the field was poor.   

Lori D: Veterinary Nurse Assistant; Lori was raised in Cassville, Missouri on her family farm. She obtained her bachelor's in General Agriculture from Missouri State University in December 2020. She currently resides in Seligman, MO with her fianc√© Jerry and their chocolate lab Goose and two cats Pipper and Meow Meow. She has always had a passion for working in the agriculture industry. She can't wait to take care of your animals both small and large!! 

Laney Y: Veterinary Nurse Assistant; Laney was born and raised in Rogers. She enjoys anything outdoors, such as, kayak fishing, riding motorcycles, and spending time with Harlan and my "son" whom is a dog, Benji.

Josie B: Veterinary Nurse Assistant; Josie was raised in Marshalltown, Iowa and currently resides in Centerton, Arkansas. She is excited to pursue her career in veterinary medicine. When not at work Josie enjoys spending time with her family and pets.

Faith B: Veterinary Nurse Assistant; Faith grew up in Cassville, MO then later moved to Seligman, MO with my boyfriend Chevy, where they started growing our herd of a few heifers and a lab named Archie that likes to think he's a cow! She is super excited to get to be a part of the Oak View team and is looking forward to meeting all your fur babies

Emma H: Veterinary Nurse Assistant. Emma was born and raised in California and now lives in Bella Vista, AR. She has been with Oak View since December 2022. She loves to work with animals and will be happy to care for your furbabies. Outside of work she loves to fish and spend time with her family and her dog Luna. 

Animal Care Specialist Team 

Christie C: Animal Care Specialist; Christie has been with Oak View for over two years.  She was born in Mountain Home and raised in Norfork.  Her passion is taking special care of each boarder that enters our facility.  Outside of work, Christie enjoys spending time with her husband Larry, son Zack, her dog Lucas and cat Patch.  Her secret hobby is collecting yard statues from Alpena. 

Terziha C: Animal Care Specialist; Terziha was born and raised in Garfield on a patch of property full or cows, goats and chickens. In her spare time, she enjoys riding atvs, fishing and helping her father on a multitude of outside projects. She has a new boxer puppy named Lilly that she just loves!

Client Care Coordinators

Kailey G: Kailey was born and raised in Bossier City, Louisiana and currently resides in Pea Ridge, Arkansas. She enjoys driving around listening to music and being outdoors with her son whether it's hanging out at the lake or walking the many beautiful trails in the area. Her personality really brightens your day. 

Katie P: Katie was born and raised here in Pea Ridge. In her free time, she enjoys snuggles with her dachshunds Zelda and Milo.

Practice Manager

Angela Bartell: Angela resides from Arizona. She brings with her years of experience via ER clinic, Animal Nursing background as well as managing multiple clinics. If her free time she enjoys the outdoors kayaking and hiking with her 2 beloved canine Caelob and Seamus


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  • "This week I had to make the awful choice to put my beloved pet to sleep. The whole team was patient and kind with my distress."
    Susan C.