Office Staff

Kristie Gulbransen CVN, BSocSc

Business Administrator

Kristie is a trained Veterinary Nurse who originally joined MVS in 2002, spending 12 years in the Small Animal Team.  After a small break away she couldn’t resist returning to MVS Small Animals in 2018.  Kristie has a love of animals with an interest in dog behavior.

Kristie graduated from Waikato University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Social Science and also graduated from Wintec in 2002 with a Certificate in Veterinary Nursing.

In 2023 Kristie enjoyed a move into a business administration role within MVS Small Animals.

She is married to Tony, they have a son Liam, a golden retriever called Bailey and a polydactyl kitty called Polly.

Outside of work Kristie is passionate about travel, enjoys squash, yoga and the great outdoors.


Kim Louch

Receptionist

Kim joined MVS Small Animals in August 2023

Kim has previously worked at MVS Equine in an Equine Technician role.  She also has experience in retail, banking, customer services, office administration, has been a business owner and is a personal trainer.  So, she will keep us all on our toes.

Outside of work Kim enjoys chilling with her 2 sons Xavier and Zach, as well as her dog Kova.  She loves to bake (but tends to eat it all, so baking isn’t too often!) Kim also enjoys upcycling furniture when she has the time.