Meet The Team !

Our team is comprised of amazing individuals who truly go above and beyond for our practice, clients, and their pets!

Our Veterinarians

Dr. Lisa Taylor


Dr. Taylor has been a Veterinarian for upwards of 25 years. She has been working in the Interlake for the vast majority of her career. She is also the practice owner.

Dr. Meaghan Ballard


Dr. Meaghan Ballard is originally from Winnipeg. She graduated from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine located in Saskatoon in 2016 and has been working for GVS since. Meaghan has 3 cats named: Temeraire (pictured), Tiamat, & Errol who she enjoys spending time with on her days off. Meaghan has always been passionate about animal care and veterinary medicine from a very young age.

Dr. Jordan Shapera


Dr. Shapera was born and raised in Winnipeg. She graduated from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in 2021. Her passions include emergency medicine and surgery! When she’s not working, she can be found snuggling her cat Boog or riding her horse Davos!



Director of Administration.

Nikki moved to Gimli and began working at GVS in 2013. She has been in a variety of positions over the years and has settled into the role, Director of Administration. Nikki works with the Management Team to keep things running smoothly and our staff organized. Outside of the office Nikki enjoys outdoor adventures with her family and spending time with the ‘ladies’.


Director of Finance


Director of Medical Services &

Registered Veterinary Technologist


PR & Marketing Coordinator

Miss. Vickie

Customer Experience Manager

Front Desk


Client Services Representative


Client Services Representative


Client Services Representative

Registered Veterinary Technologists


Registered Veterinary Technologist

Erin grew up in Gunton, Manitoba and has worked at GVS since 2015. Erin is passionate about all things feline. As a cat mom herself with 3 cats at home -Erin enjoys learning everything she can about cats and aiding in their treatment. Erin also has two senior pups at home whom she enjoys taking on walking and hikes. Her favorite part of her job is meeting new patients, pet nutrition, phlebotomy, and educating clients to help them keep their pets as happy and healthy as possible.


Registered Veterinary Technologist


Registered Veterinary Technologist


Registered Veterinary Technologist

Hospital Assistants


Hospital Assistant


Hospital Assistant


Hospital Assistant

Teresa grew up in Fisher Branch, and has worked for GVS since 2015. Teresa’s favorite thing about her position is working with the Doctors and learning about animal care. In her free time Teresa enjoys facilitating a youth group in the Arborg area, and spending time with family and friends.


Hospital Assistant


Hospital Assistant

Tommy has recently joined the GVS team and is a local through and through - growing up in Winnipeg Beach. Tommy’s favorite thing about his job is assisting with radiographs and learning more about patient care. Outside of work Tommy enjoys basketball and spending time with his friends and family.


Hospital Assistant

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