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Meet Our Team

Sara Grogman, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Sara Grogman is the owner of Glencoe Animal Hospital and has been practicing here since June of 2004. She graduated from University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana in 1999, and was practicing at an animal hospital in Chicago for 5 years prior to coming to Glencoe Animal Hospital. Dr. Grogman has two dogs, Cupcake and Crumpet, as well as a cat, Tug. She enjoys triathlons, scuba diving, and reading.

Jacob Levin, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Jacob Levin received his bachelor’s degree in Animal Science and Biotechnology from the University of Illinois. After receiving his undergraduate degree, he worked at Abbott Laboratories in their diagnostics division. He has also worked with North Suburban Specialty Recreational Association teaching sports and science to children with learning disabilities. He received his doctorate in 2008 from the University of Illinois, and has been a veterinarian in the suburbs ever since. Dr. Levin has a yorkie and a siberian cat at home, and he enjoys baseball, bicycling, and whirlyball.

Libby McVey, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. McVey graduated in 2000 from the University of Wisconsin. Since then, she has practiced both ER and general veterinary medicine around the North Shore and northwest suburbs, including most recently at the Veterinary Specialty Center emergency department. Dr. McVey is especially interested in preventative medicine and soft tissue surgery. In her free time, she enjoys knitting, painting, and gardening. She lives with her two Chesapeake Bay retrievers, Jolene and Reuben.

Reni Zemlyak

Hospital Manager

Reni came to us in 2012 from California, where she managed veterinary hospitals in both Los Angeles and San Francisco. She studied Arts & Literature at UCLA before deciding that working with animals was her true calling. She now lives in Skokie with her husband, 3 cats (Edy, Pinchy, and Peeps), and 2 rescue pit bulls (Patches and Tabitha). In her free time she enjoys helping animal rescues, yoga, reading, and travel. Reni has traveled on three continents so far, and hopes to one day have visited all seven.

Mary

Head Receptionist

Jenny

Receptionist

Julie

Receptionist

Jeff

Head Technician

Jessica

Technician

Jordi

Technician

Sara

Technician

Polly

Technician

Kristie

Technician Assistant

Lindsey

Technician Assistant

Rosie

Technician Assistant

Riley

Kennel Attendant

Mike

Kennel Attendant

Laura

Kennel Attendant