Meet Our Compassionate and Friendly Team

We are a team of caregivers specializing in caring for animals in order for pets to live happy, healthy lives. We provide quality veterinary care when you need it.

Meet our dedicated team.

Dr. Ron Eby

Veterinarian and Owner

Dr. Eby was born and grew up in rural Northeastern Oklahoma. He first attended the University of Tulsa and then graduated in Fisherie Biology at Oklahoma State University. He graduated from the Veterinary School at Oklahoma State in 1983. His first job in vet clinics was in a mixed practice in Bentonville, Arkansas. In 1984 he moved to Carroll County, Arkansas and worked at the Berryville Veterinary Clinic until 1990. At that time he opened the St. Francis Veterinary Clinic.

Dr. Anne Brenneke


Dr. Anne Brenneke has been working at St. Francis since January, 2010. A native of Jefferson City, Missouri, She received a Bachelors degree in Animal Science at the University of Missouri-Columbia, and received her DVM degree from the University of Missouri in 2009. She is primarily a small animal and equine veterinarian.

Dr. Laura Hurst


Dr. Laura Hurst is a native of the great State of Texas. Dr. Hurst attended and graduated from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine in 2018. Dr. Hurst joined St. Francis in January 2021. She is a large and small animal veterinarian. Dr. Hurst truly cares about the patients and clients and it shows in her work. We are very happy to have Dr. Hurst as a part of our team!

Dr. Brooke Widner


Dr. Widner grew up in a little town in southwest Georgia before moving to Miami, OK to judge livestock at NEO A&M. She then graduated from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science. Dr. Widner is an avid Razorback fan. Go Hogs! She attended Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine where she graduated in January 2021. Dr. Widner has a special interest in food animal but loves caring for all animals. We are very excited to have Dr. Widner on our team!

Dr. Doug Keeton


Dr. Keeton joined St. Francis Veterinary Clinic in September of 2016. Dr. Keeton is a native of Oklahoma, and brings 30 years of experience with him. Dr. Keeton is an efficient and knowledgeable doctor. He never hesitates to lend a helping hand as the need arises. Dr. Keeton works three days a week to help with the strain of a busy schedule.

Amy McCreary

Practice Manager

Amy is the Practice Manager at St. Francis. Amy joined St. Francis in May of 2016. Amy has worked a variety of jobs within the clinic, from Kennel Tech to Veterinary Assistant and Reception Relief. Amy is hardworking and always willing to take extra measures to get the job done.

Jessica Griesenauer

Veterinary Technician

Jessica is Dr. Ron Eby’s technician. She assists Dr. Eby with most of his appointments during the day. Jessica never hesitates to help with anything that Ron asks of her. She has been with St. Francis Veterinary Clinic since February of 2009.

Chealsie Warren


Chealsie joined our team in March of 2017. Chealsie is another one of our valuable receptionists. She is one of the friendly voices that you will hear when you call. She assists in making appointments, answering questions and helping you make that tough decision on which products to get for your pets or livestock. She is very cheerful and always willing to help. We are glad to have Chealsie on our staff.

Laura Bolding

Veterinary Technician

Laura joined our team in July of 2020. Laura is our kennel technician, receptionist and veterinary technician as needed. She juggles many roles and helps whenever and wherever needed! Laura has a great attitude! She keeps the Clinic in tip-top shape and never hesitates to help. She has been a joy to have on our team.

Sydney Newlyn


Sydney joined our team in June 2021. Sydney is one of our Front Desk Receptionists. She is very helpful and knowledgeable. Sydney is always willing to help and does a great job! We are happy to have her at St. Francis.

Lori Babb

Veterinary Technician

Lori Babb joined our clinic in July of 2021. She is Dr. Hurst’s technician. Lori is great with the patients and clients. We are happy to have her as a part of our team.

McKenzie Iveson

Veterinary Technician

McKenzie joined our team as Kennel Technician in April 2022. She is now Dr. Anne’s Technician. McKenzie is always friendly and ready to help with any task needed. She always has a smile on her face! McKenzie is a hard worker and we are so happy to have her here at St. Francis Veterinary Clinic!

Alexis Norris

Veterinary Technichian

Lexi joined our Clinic in October 2022. She started part-time as our weekend kennel technician. She now assists Dr. Keeton as his Veterinary Technician. Lexi is currently also attending College. She aspires to work in the Human Medical field. We enjoy having her as a part of our team and appreciate all she takes on!

Lindi Hunt

Veterinary Technician

Lindi joined our team in July 2022 as a kennel technician. She is now Dr. Widner’s Veterinary Technician. Lindi is a great asset to our team and Dr. Widner! She is hard-working and always goes above and beyond what is asked or expected of her. We are proud to have her at St. Francis.

Lisa Cardenzana

Kennel Technician

Lisa joined our team in April 2023. Lisa works part-time as our kennel technician. She also has her hands full with her children, her own little farm and her herd of Dalmatians that she raises! She is a hard worker and always willing to lend a hand. We are happy to have her at St. Francis.

Maelee Fultz

Kennel Technician

Maelee joined St. Francis in March 2023. She started part-time as our weekend kennel technician. Maelee is now our kennel technician. She does a great job and is always looking for something to do! We are happy to have Maelee on our team.

Ashley Clark


Ashley with Bark Fur Fashion is the Groomer at St. Francis Veterinary Clinic. She does a great job at the grooming table, demonstrating skill, care, and patience.