Meet Our Team

Audra Alley

DVM, CVA, DABVP Canine & Feline Practice

"What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals." ~ Zig Ziglar

Dr. Audra Alley has been practicing veterinary medicine in the Research Triangle Metro area since 2004 after working in private practice in both West Virginia and Tennessee. She is a native of Alabama and a 1996 graduate of Mississippi State University School of Veterinary Medicine.

In 2003, Dr. Alley completed her certification in Veterinary Acupuncture, and she has been an advocate of integrative medicine. Her mixture of Eastern and Western medicine has enabled her to provide exemplary and integrative care for her client's pets. In the spring of 2007, Dr. Alley led a group of veterinary students on a two week trip to China to study acupuncture and herbal medicine as she continued her quest for advanced veterinary care knowledge.

In her spare time, Dr. Alley enjoys time with her husband, Mark, son, Reid, daughter, Taylor, two dogs, Sampson and Mercury, and two cats, Tobey & Max.

David Kleisch

DVM, MBA

"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life." ~ Confucius

Dr. David Kleisch joined Shiloh Animal Hospital in the spring of 2013. Dr. Kleisch is native to North Carolina, growing up in Greensboro, NC, and has been in the Research Triangle area since 2001, living in both Chapel Hill and Raleigh.

Dr. Kleisch completed his undergraduate from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in 2005, his Masters of Business Administration from North Carolina State University in 2010, and he obtained his Veterinary Degree from North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2013.

Dr. Kleisch is interested in preventative medicine, surgery, and rehabilitative medicine. In his spare time, he enjoys fishing and spending time with his wife, Margaret Ann, his children Anderson & Sally, their dog, Camden, and his family on the coast.

Lauren Eyrich

DVM

Dr. Lauren Eyrich grew up in sunny Southern California, and after receiving her Bachelor's Degree from Oregon State in 2015, she made her way to the east coast for veterinary school. A 2020 North Carolina State graduate, Dr. Eyrich has always had a passion for animals and a desire to become a veterinarian from a young age. From horseback riding and splashing in puddles with her childhood chocolate lab, Ozzy, Dr. Eyrich has been an animal lover from the beginning.

Dr. Eyrich has a special interest in geriatric and integrative medicine, as well as sports medicine and rehabilitation. She's trained in Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) and is continuing to expand her knowledge on acupuncture, herbal, and food therapies. She loves having more "tools in her toolbox" to help provide the best possible care for her patients. Dr. Eyrich is also Fear Free Certified and aims to make every patient's visit a positive experience.

Dr. Eyrich shares her life with her husband, Dannyel, her pit bull mix, Chloe, and two tuxedo cats, Herbie and Cherie. When she's not working, Dr. Eyrich enjoys horseback riding, spending time outdoors, cooking, and watching NASCAR races and hockey games (Go Canes!).

Shana Silverstein

DVM, CVA

"Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened." ~ Anatole France

Dr. Silverstein moved to the Triangle in 2007 after working in private practice in Massachusetts and Arizona. She much prefers the climate and culture of North Carolina to all of her previous homes! She is a native of New Jersey, and she received both her BS in Biology ('95) and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine ('99) from Cornell University. While a graduate student, she was part of the original team of students to create the Pet Loss Support Hotline at the veterinary college.

"Dr. Shana" pursued training in veterinary acupuncture in 2012, and she has enjoyed the ability to offer additional treatment opportunities for her patients within an integrative medicine setting. She prides herself on building strong doctor-client-patient relationships and educating her clients to empower them to participate in their pets' health care plans.

Dr. Shana shares her life with her husband, Tom, and children, Liam and Talia. Their home is the playzone for their pittie, Cisco Rango, and two cats, Ricci and Alice. In her spare time, she tries to take Cisco for a run, she is actively involved with her synagogue as a Torah scroll reader, and she sings with the Triangle Jewish Chorale. She is also the proud daughter of her parents, who are dedicated weekly photography volunteers at Wake County Animal Center.

Management

Trisha

Integrator

Trisha started as the veterinary receptionist with Shiloh Animal Hospital when it opened in January 2012, progressed through the medical team, and is working on becoming a Registered Veterinary Technician. She was born in CA, but has been in NC since she was 12 years old. She attended NC State University where she obtained her BS in Zoology and BA in Psychology. She also has had previous internships in wildlife rehabilitation and zoo keeping. In her free time, she loves to travel, volunteer with Girl Scouts, and hike with her rescue dog, Holley.

Stacey

Medical Operations Manager

Stacey Lynch joined Shiloh in 2021 as the Medical Operations Manager. Stacey has devoted most of her life to loving and caring for animals. She grew up in South Dakota on an acreage where she showed horses and had dogs, cats and anything else she could convince her parents to let her bring home. Stacey had the opportunity to stay home after graduating Dakota State University and care for her family for many years, and during that time she started & operated an in-home pet sitting company.

After moving to NC, she helped out in special education classrooms and became the Client Care Coordinator for in-home senior care. She has three (almost grown) children Hunter, Carter, & Makenzie and her desire to aid animals in finding the right home inspired her to become a foster home. When the opportunity to combine her love of animals and people together as the “MOM” at Shiloh, she knew it was an opportunity she needed to pursue. She has recently started running & is working on the balance between work, life & self preservation. Stacey has found a perfect match here at Shiloh where she shares the same Core Values and Philosophy as it relates to furbabies, pet parents & staff.

Bree

Lead Client Service Representative

Bree is following her passion for animals and medicine by joining the team here at Shiloh as a CSR! She is building her foundation in the veterinary world while attending school at Penn Foster to become an RVT. She loves helping animals in any way, fosters animals, and volunteers at shelters! Outside of work, Bree is a professional equestrian eventer, training and competing on her 6-year-old off the track thoroughbred, Gambino, and working and training at her barn! She loves being a mom to her 5-year-old daughter, cooking, hiking, and reading! She has a 3-year-old rottweiler, Deuce, and a pitbull Lennox! She lives a super active, family-filled life and loves it that way!

Technicians

Carolina

Registered Veterinary Technician

My name is Carolina. I was born in Mendoza, Argentina. I studied at the National University of La Pampa, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and graduated in 2017. I moved to North Carolina in 2017 where I live with my husband Sergio, our two baby dogs Odin and Bella, a ferret and nine chickens. Last year I obtained my Veterinary Technician license and I am following my dream of becoming a veterinary doctor in the US. In my free time, I enjoy visiting national parks, painting, knitting, and cooking.

Alison

Registered Veterinary Technician

Alison came to Shiloh in July of 2016 on an externship for the Veterinary Technician program at Miller-Motte College and fit in with the team so well that she never left. She enjoys hiking, biking on trails, and making music. Alison lives in Raleigh with her cat, Mojo, and her dog, Dexter.

Nurses

Brooke

Veterinary Nurse

Brooke joined the Shiloh team in April of 2020. Originally from TN, she moved to NC from FL in 2016. She has worked in the human field since she was eighteen but wanted to explore the animal field where her true passion is. Now that she’s found a career she loves, she can’t wait to gain experience and expand her knowledge. Brooke loves to be surrounded by her little family in Garner, NC, where she lives with her husband, Rob, and her partners in crime, Zeus, Ziva and Koda. In her spare time, you can find her cooking, cleaning, reading, playing with her fur children, and doing her new favorite hobby, planting and gardening. Brooke believes that once you’ve found a career you love, you’ll never work a day in your life.

Gio

Veterinary Nurse

Giovanni moved to North Carolina from Queens, NY. He recently graduated from Animal Behavior College as a veterinary assistant and completed his 100 externship here at Shiloh before joining the team full time. Gio has a dog named Bojangles, a bird named Diego, and two snakes named Hotdog and Spaghetti. In his spare time, he enjoys long boarding, glassblowing, watching movies, hiking, and spending time with his girlfriend, Alexandra.

Claire

Veterinary Nurse

Claire was born and raised in Raleigh, NC. Ever since she was a little girl she was always drawn to animals. She grew up with cats her whole life but always dreamed of having a canine best friend. She brought home her first dog at the age of 18, Macy. She currently resides in Wake Forest with her partner Ray, their 2 dogs and 2 cats. She started working in the veterinary field 3 years ago as a kennel technician and worked up to a veterinary nurse role. She started with Shiloh in May of 2021. She absolutely loves her job that allows her to connect with clients and adores helping and spending time with all of your special 4 legged, tail wagging, furry, scaley, or feathered friends.

Janine

Veterinary Nurse

Janine obtained her undergraduate degree at North Carolina State University. She majored in Biochemistry with a minor in Microbiology. She has been working in the veterinary field since she was 15 years old. Seven years later, she still loves everything about veterinary medicine and interacting with animals. She plans to go to vet school one day in the near future. Outside of work, Janine likes to explore new places and restaurants. Janine resides in Southwest Raleigh with her two cats, Blackie Chan and Reggie.

Natalie

Veterinary Nurse

Natalie followed her childhood dream by joining the Shiloh team in October of 2020 as a Veterinary Nurse while taking Veterinary Technology classes through Ashworth College. She is delighted to provide extraordinary veterinary care to all of the furbabies she meets. Natalie previously graduated from East Carolina University in 2017 in Science Education before she moved to Raleigh where she lives with her two best friends. Outside of work, Natalie enjoys reading, practicing Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and playing with her dog, Bruce.

Buni

Veterinary Nurse

Motivated by her love for animals, Catharina, aka “Buni,” is in pursuit of her career as a veterinarian. Spending the past six years in Wilmington, NC, Buni obtained her degree from UNCW, studying psychology and chemistry. She has experience working with both small and large animals and has an increased interest in research and its applications to animals, humans, and the environment. In her free time, you can find her practicing gymnastics, cuddling up to her beloved cats, Milo and PJ, her dog Emma Rose, or going on a hike with her fiance, Sam. Buni believes that a life well lived is the dedication to healing and caring for those that provide genuine attention and unconditional love‒our furry family members!

Tara

Veterinary Nurse

Tara joined the Shiloh Animal Hospital team in June of 2018. She worked in the veterinary field for five years before that, and prior to that, she worked for four years at a popular Raleigh pet boarding facility. Her goal is to become a registered veterinary technician. For fun, Tara enjoys pet sitting, going to the beach, and finding new and exciting things to do around the triangle. She currently resides in Raleigh with her Great Dane, Stark, and her fiancé, Joey.

Brittney

Veterinary Nurse

Brittney joined the shiloh team in 2021 after graduating from the Veterinary Technician program at Central Carolina Community College. After volunteering at an animal hospital in Apex, NC and she realized her passion lies in caring for animals in need and hasn’t looked back since. When she’s not working you can find Brittney spending time outside reading a book or spending time with her friends.

Madison

Veterinary Nurse

Client Service Representation

Melissa

Hospital Triage Specialist

Melissa joined Shiloh Animal Hospital in the summer of 2014. She has over 20 years of experience in the veterinary field. Originally from Illinois, she moved to North Carolina from Arizona in 2012, and currently lives with her husband, son, cat and two dogs. In her free time, Melissa enjoys cooking and exploring North Carolina.

Kate

Client Services Representative

After joining the Shiloh team in April 2020, Kate soon found an exciting work environment with adorably fuzzy patients. She has two cats and loves being godmother to her brother's dog and cat. In her free time, Kate loves to play video games and actually built her own pc. She also bakes and enjoys cross-stitching while watching Youtube. She has been to the NC State Fair every year of her life for Al's fries and deep-fried Oreos! She enjoys white water rafting, rock climbing, rappelling, and she has completed a few high ropes courses. She attends as many Carolina Hurricanes games as she can with family and friends.

Jessa

Client Service Representative

Kari

Client Service Representative

Kennel Assistants

Jessica

Kennel Assistant

My name is Jessica, and I have grown up with animals. I have my own dog, who is the light of my life. I understand the deep connection people have with their pets and I want to do all I can to help take care of all the pets at Shiloh. I plan to go back to school to further my education. I would love to be a vet nurse or a vet and work in ophthalmology in order to help pets see better.

Kelly

Kennel Assistant

Andrew

Kennel Assistant