Dr. Katie Christopher Braddock

Dr. Katie Christopher Braddock has always had a passion for animals and for helping people. Dr. Katie joined Plum Creek Veterinary Services in the summer of 2010, and became a partner in 2016. She also serves as president of the board of directors for KarmaSue, a non-profit organization dedicated to educating and supporting Colorado families with companion animals enduring cancer. She enjoys hiking, camping, biking, and skiing with her husband, John, and their three dogs Apollo, Glory, and Haskell. Dr. Katie also has two cats, Anton and Shannon, as well as two Longhorn cattle, one horse, and six chickens.

A Colorado native, Dr. Katie grew up in Aurora and spent many hours volunteering and working at veterinary practices in the area. Dr. Katie attended college at Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, Massachusetts and earned a Bachelor of Science with High Distinction in Biochemistry in 2005. She attended Colorado State University for veterinary school and graduated in 2009, and went on to complete a rotating internship in medicine and surgery at the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph, Ontario, Canada from 2009-2010.

Dr. Braddock is a member in good standing of the Colorado Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association.

Professional Affiliations. Katie Braddock, DVM is a member in good standing of the following professional organizations:

  • Colorado Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Veterinary Medical Association

Dr. Erika Miller

Dr. Erika knew from an early age that she wanted to be a veterinarian.  A native to the Front Range of Colorado, she was always bringing some sort of critter home. An outdoor enthusiast, she enjoys camping, fishing, hiking, and riding.  She currently shares her small ranch with numerous dogs, cats, horses, cows, chickens and a very understanding fiancé.

In 2004, she graduated from Colorado State University with a degree in Equine Science and a minor in Anatomy and Neurobiology. Dr. Erika attended Purdue School of Veterinary Medicine in Lafayette, Indiana. After graduating in 2008, she returned to her home state of Colorado where she moved to Grand Junction for several years before returning to the Front Range and joining Plum Creek Veterinary Services in the fall of 2013.  In 2016, Dr Miller, Dr. Eppard, and Dr. Braddock became partners in the practice.

Professional Affiliations. Erika Miller, DVM is a member in good standing of the following professional organizations:

  • Colorado Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Veterinary Medical Association

Dr. Vicki Eppard

Dr. Vicki Eppard was born in Washington, D.C., and grew up in Springfield Virginia. She completed 3 years at Mary Washington College in Fredericksburg, Virginia. She moved to Colorado and completed a B.S. in Biology with a minor in Chemistry at Metropolitan State College in 1989. She received her doctorate in veterinary medicine at Colorado State University in 1993.

Dr. Eppard has practiced veterinary medicine in Colorado for 28 years. She enjoys all areas of veterinary medicine with a particular interest in internal medicine and endocrinology.

She lives in Elizabeth, Colorado with her husband Greg Boyland, their Jack Russell terriers, Declan, a Golden Retriever, and DFL alumni Dylan, a Border Collie/Terrier mix. She enjoys riding her Quarterhorses Funny and Tucker and occasionally competing with them in trail at AQHA horse shows.

Dr. Sheri Thompson

Dr. Sheri Thompson has had numerous pets that provided comfort and companionship for her throughout her life. As a veterinarian, she enjoys giving back to animals by caring for them and their owners.

Dr. Thompson was born in Olympia, Washington. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Sciences from Washington State University and a Veterinary Technology degree from Central Carolina Community College. She completed her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at Colorado State University in 2000. She completed an externship at Washington State University. She previously worked with Drs. Roberts, Eppard, and Braddock and is pleased to be an employee at Plum Creek Veterinary Services.

Dr. Thompson enjoys surgery, dentistry, and working with our great clients and their pets. She has been a race veterinarian for the Yukon Quest and Iditarod Sled Dog races. She is interested in sports medicine and evaluation of lamenesses. She has attended advanced dental care training classes and enjoys providing a high level of dental care.
Dr. Thompson lives in Larkspur with her significant other. They have a Border collie, Beauceron, and an Akbash, one cat, and various farm animals/equine on their hobby farm. Dr. Thompson enjoys reading, training horses, flying, hiking, and pack burro racing.

Professional Affiliations. Sheri Thompson, DVM is a member in good standings of the following professional organizations:

Colorado Springs Area Veterinary Society
Colorado Veterinary Medical Society
American Veterinary Medical Society

Dr. Mercedes Muldoon

Dr. Mercedes Muldoon is a native to Colorado and her family has had pets for as long as she can remember. She previously worked as a veterinary assistant at Plum Creek Veterinary Services and she is very excited to return to the PCVS team as an associate veterinarian! She graduated from Auburn University with her Bachelors of Science- Animal Science in 2016 and received her DVM also from Auburn University in May 2021. As a senior veterinary student she was awarded the President’s Award/W. James Samford Jr. Foundation Award, Dr. J.E. Bartels Veterinary Radiology Award, Excellence in Equine Theriogenology Award, and the AAHA Award for Proficiency in Primary Care. Her professional interests include animal nutrition and pain management in animals. She looks forward to seeing returning and new clients and patients as a doctor!

When she’s not at the clinic, Dr. Mercedes can be found spending time with her three dogs- Ghost, Ryder, and Ophelia and her two cats- Bolt and Ginger. She also has been an avid horseback rider from the age of six, competing in multiple disciplines, but most intensely in endurance racing with her Arabian horses – Thunder and Ranggler. Her two Warmblood horses, Mercury and Tabu, recently made the move from Alabama to Colorado with her and are loving their new home.

Chandra Longan

Chandra has worked with the Doctors at Plum Creek Veterinary Clinic in some fashion for 21 years. She grew up in Colorado and lives with her husband Tom, son Brody and the new addition to their family, an 8 week old Jack Russel Terrier named Cricket.

Andrea Hammond

Andrea has been in the veterinary field since 1998. She joined PCVS in December of 2014. She’s a Colorado native who lives in Sedalia with her wife, their German Shepherds and kitties. In her free time she enjoys camping, fishing and hiking.

January Stout

January is a 2011 graduate of Bel-Rea Veterinary Institute where she received her Associates of Applied Science Degree. She is a Certified Veterinary Technician with completion of the VTNE shortly after graduating. Born in Georgia, January’s family moved to Aurora when she was very young and considers herself a native. She loves her family and friends, both human and furry, and enjoys spending time with them. January, along with her husband Tyler, reside in Elizabeth with their daughter Avery, 3 dogs, 3 cats and Miniature Hereford Cattle. You can also find January, along with her family, at the National Western Stock Shows across the country, as she is a member of the Miniature Hereford Breeders Association and actively participates in breeding and showing Miniature Herefords.

Mandee Easterwood

Mandee has been working in the veterinary field since 2007. She became certified as a veterinary technician in 2011 and joined Plum Creek Veterinary Services in 2014. She has a daughter, River, who shares her enthusiasm for animals. They currently live in Larkspur with their dog, cat, and a few other small pets.

Esther Shaul

Originally from California, Esther and her husband Tristan moved to Colorado in 2018 where they now live with their cat, dog, and various small animals. Esther began working in the veterinary field in 2017 and has been a Veterinary Assistant since 2018. While she now works exclusively with dogs and cats Esther began her animal career at an animal rehabilitation facility in central California and has experience in caring for tortoises, porcupines, bears, and a variety of other exotic species. In her spare time she enjoys reading, woodburning, and hiking with her dog Syl.

Emily Guy

Emily graduated from Hillsdale College in 2016 with a Bachelors of Science. She started working for PCVS in the fall of 2016. She was born and raised in Colorado. She shares a house with two German Shepherds, Archie and Duchess, and a German Shepherd Doodle mix, Zara. She loves running the trails of Colorado with her dogs, and is always looking for someone to run a tough mudder with.

Tin Yie Lau

Tin was born and raised in Hong Kong, and studied in California. She has been a Veterinary Assistant for 2 years and joined the Plum Creek Veterinary Services in December of 2019. She lives in Denver with her 2 cats, named Oreo and Mini Oreo. She loves watching movie and making latte art in her free time.


Kyla Vann

She’s been a receptionist at Plum Creek Veterinary since 2015. Moving from Kansas she and her husband Tim have lived in Colorado since 1988. They have 2 grown children and a new grandson. Kyla has 2 miniature dachshunds, Champ and Sage.

Tanya Nobel

Tanya is originally from California and moved to Colorado 25 years ago where she now lives with her husband Tim, sons Collin and Grant, her dog Pepper and cat Shadow. She likes to spend her free time doing anything outdoors. Tanya enjoys visiting with all the pets and their people who come to the clinic.


Alicia Christensen

Prior to becoming a staff member as a receptionist in September 2020, Alicia was a client of nine years. She has a dog named Sansa and two cats Cersei (yes, a big GoT fan) and Shenzi. Alicia has been married to her husband Matt for 6 years and has lived in Castle Rock for 9 years. Born in New Mexico but raised in Colorado, she loves to golf, read and do puzzles in her spare time. She loves working with the clients that come in and enjoys getting love from all of the wonderful pets she gets to work with daily.


Kayla Eftang

Kayla joined the Plum Creek Veterinary team in February of 2021. However, she has always been an avid lover of animals and grew up surrounded by dogs, cats, guinea pigs, hamsters, fish, bearded dragons, a corn snake, and most recently, a chameleon. When she is not at work, Kayla can be found relaxing at home with her pets or playing video games. She is excited to be a part of such a great team so close to home!


Tina Celeste

I recently moved from Chicago to Castle Rock with my fiancé Jorge and we love it here!   We have three dogs (Mancha, Ted, and Roscoe) and we all enjoy exploring the open spaces and seeing the wildlife, it’s quite amazing!  I was born in Savannah, Georgia but spent the last few years in Chicago, Illinois.  Both are beautiful cities that I hold close to my heart.  I enjoy spending time with family and friends and being outdoors.  I also enjoy hiking, photography and curling up with a good book.   I am thrilled to be part of the Plum Creek Veterinary family.