Dr. Michael Rowland, Veterinarian and Medical Director
Dr. Michael Rowland attended the University of Tennessee, where he earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. Dr. Rowland is the Medical Director at Rowland Veterinary Services, where he cares for the person as well as the pets they love.
He works closely with his church and looks for ways to serve the local church community more broadly. He has a small farm where he and his wife raise registered quarter horses.
Dr. Autumn Brehm-Goldberg, Veterinarian
Dr. Brehm-Goldberg attended the University of Findlay and Lincoln Memorial University College of Veterinary Medicine. She joined Rowland Veterinary Services, where she cares for her patients as if they were her own.
Dr. Brehm-Goldberg provides compassionate and expert care for her patients and empathizes with her clients, as she knows that decisions can be difficult to make for one’s beloved pets.
Outside of her work as a Veterinarian, she loves spending quality time with her husband and two dogs. She loves spending time outdoors and enjoys hunting and fishing. She also enjoys baking cakes and desserts for her family and friends!
Dr. Hughes , Veterinarian
Dr. Hughes graduated from Alfred University in 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Equestrian Studies. She received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Lincoln Memorial University – College of Veterinary Medicine in 2020. Since graduation, she has practiced at a small animal hospital in Jefferson City, TN.
Dr. Hughes grew up in Vermont but fell in love with East Tennessee while attending veterinary school. She has resided in Claiborne County since beginning vet school in 2016. She enjoys hiking with her dogs, horseback riding, and spending time on the lake. Her other less adventurous activities include catching up on the newest TV shows and trying every flavor of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream.
Dr. Hughes is excited to be joining the team at Rowland Veterinary Services and helping the animals in the surrounding area.
Our Veterinary Technician
Makayla, Licensed Veterinary Technician
Makayla has been working as a veterinary technician for 3 years and graduated from Lincoln Memorial University prior to joining Rowland Veterinary Services.
She prides herself on her love and dedication to helping animals. It brings her joy at the end of the day when she can help care for the patients in any way she can. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family and cats!
Our Veterinary Assistants
Abbi, Veterinary Assistant
Abbi graduated from Claiborne High School and has 4 years of experience as a Veterinary Assistant. She has a great passion for helping animals! As a child, she always dreamed of working in a veterinary hospital and caring for clients and their furry friends.
Abbi loves spending time with family and friends. In her spare time, she loves going to the lake with her husband and three dogs. They also love going to UT football games together. GO VOLS!
Cassie, Veterinary Assistant
Cassie has worked at Rowland Veterinary Services for 6 years. She has quickly grown into a knowledgeable and productive asset to our team. She prides herself in working alongside each of our doctors and assisting them with whatever treatment is necessary for our patients. She loves to welcome new fur babies and invest time with the client to ensure their journey starts smoothly. Though it may be hard, she is very passionate about providing comfort for our grieving clients as they say their final goodbyes to their beloved pets.
In her spare time, she loves hanging out with her husband and their fur babies. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends. She takes pleasure in getting her hands dirty while helping on the family farm, which consists of tending to the crops and cattle. Outside of all that, she loves trail riding on her side-by-side.
Angie, Veterinary Assistant
Angie attended Lincoln Memorial University and has 11 years of experience as a veterinary assistant.
Angie takes pride in her ability to provide love and care for older patients. She enjoys being able to see them for appointments and giving them a little extra love during surgeries & recovery. Though it is hard, she makes sure to be there for the little old ones when the time comes to say goodbye.
She loves spending her free time with her husband, five Chihuahuas, Havanese, and her German Shepherd mix! She loves being outside, gardening, and babying her plants.
Our Customer Service Representatives
Hannah joins Rowland Veterinary Services with a love and passion for animals! She is excited to learn more about them and care for the clients and patients.
In her spare time, she enjoys artistic and creative activities, as well as roughhousing with her Pitbull or riding her mule!
Harley has been with us for 2 years. She enjoys the opportunity to care for our clients and patients. Harley loves to greet our clients with a smile and spoil patients with plenty of treats.
In her spare time, she enjoys hanging out with her pug son Higgins. She also enjoys watching YouTube, chilling out in bed, and spending time with her boyfriend Ryan.
Skylar, Hospital Manager
Skylar has 8 years of experience caring for clients and patients in the veterinary industry. She attended school at Walters State in Tennessee. Skylar prides herself in helping the clients and patients of Rowland Veterinary Services with anything they may need and ensuring they are given the best possible care.
Outside of her work as the Hospital Manager, she loves spending time with her husband and three kids. She enjoys going to church and being involved with whatever sports her children play.