Meet Our Support Staff


Patient Care Team

Delaney

Delaney

Registered Veterinary Technician

Delaney has loved working with animals since she was a small child. Her passion started her volunteering at the Burbank Animal Shelter in high school. She completed her Girl Scout gold award project improving areas at the Burbank Animal Shelter for more bunnies, ducks, turtles, and small farm birds.

After spending two years at Pasadena City College, she moved on to complete the accelerated veterinary technician program at Platt College in Alhambra with honors. She also continues to volunteer at the shelter.

When she is not working or volunteering she spends time with her friends, family, her dog Dakota, and her two cats Kallie and Simba.

Tracey

Tracey

Certified Veterinary Assistant

Tracey is a UC Davis graduate with a Bachelors in Animal Science. She is also currently attending the Universidad de Guadalajara to become a veterinarian. Tracey has been an animal lover since she was a child, growing up playing with with calves, chickens, and piglets in El Salvador. She aspires to one day have her own practice and develop an organization in El Salvador to recover bird populations and help injured birds.

When not working with the Nordhoff team, Tracey enjoys whale watching, hiking, fast cars, gastronomy (cooking AND eating!), and interacting with animals large and small. She has a feisty chihuahua named Justin, two German Shepherd mixes, Junior and Ringo, and a female lovebird named Manolo.

Amanda

Amanda

Certified Veterinary Assistant

Amanda began working in the veterinary field as a receptionist for two and a half years and is now thrilled to be working as a veterinary assistant at Nordhoff Veterinary Hospital.

She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from The Master’s College and is currently studying to become a veterinary technician with the Penn Foster program.

Amanda enjoys spending time with friends and family, playing piano, and going on walks with her Australian Shepherd, Violet.

Lauren

Lauren

Veterinary Assistant


Client Care Team

Cindi

Cindi

Client Care Coordinator
Registered Veterinary Technician

A graduate of Pierce College and a credentialed Registered Veterinary Technician, Cindi brings years of experience caring for pets and a great love of animals. However her real passion is caring for their owners! She can always be relied upon for a smile or a kind word when you need it the most; we’re thrilled to have her warm and knowledgeable presence on our front office team!

When not working, Cindi enjoys spending time with her family, which includes a very spirited English Springer Spaniel.

Cortney

Cortney

Graphic Design, Marketing, Client Care

Cortney started working with Dr. Popescu back in 2009 and has been a devoted "jack-of-all-trades" for NVH ever since. In addition to running the hospital website, helping out with social media, and designing our educational and marketing materials, Cortney also works the occasional shift as a Client Care Coodinator.

Cortney loves art of all kinds, studied illustration after high school, and is currently working on illustrating a children's book. She lives in Glendale with her husband, son, 3 frogs, 15 fish, and their cat Alfie.