Kevin Clayton Clinical Director at Rivendell Veterinary Group
Kevin Clayton BVetMed, GP Cert(SAS) MRCVS

Clinical Director

Kevin graduated from The Royal Veterinary College in London in 2014. He is based mainly at our Vale branch but you will see him from time to time at the Farncombe branch. For the last two years Kevin has been focusing on obtaining his certificate in small animal surgery and hopes to finish this in October 2019. Outside of work he enjoys going to the gym and walking his very bouncy dogs and has just started his flight training for his private pilot's licence

Heather Carter

Practice Manager

Heather joined the team in 2018 and helped set up Rivendell Hydrotherapy, launched in January 2019. Heather can most often be found over at our Ash branch or at the Hydrotherapy pool near Farnham

Gemma Morley BVSc MRCVS

Senior Veterinary Surgeon

Gemma trained at Liverpool University and joined us in 2009. She is based at the Vale Veterinary Centre and specialises in small animals, particularly small animal surgery. Before family responsibilities took over, Gemma was a successful Vaulting (gymnastics on horseback) competitor, nationally and internationally. She also has a dog - a lurcher which she rescued since she started at Rivendell.

Rivendell Veterinary Group Staff Member
Noelia Serrano DVM MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon

Noelia graduated from the university of Zaragoza (SICUE UABarcelona 2010-2011) in 2012 (Spain). Noelia gained veterinary experience in Spain before moving to the UK in 2016 where she has been working in small animal practice since. She has a special interest in Diagnostic Imaging and Feline Medicine. She is looking to progress to her Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice (Veterinary Diagnostic Imagine) which she will begin next year through Liverpool University. In her spare time, she loves to go out to eat - trying new cuisines, travelling and Pilates. She also enjoys going home to Spain for some sun and top up her tan and visiting family, friends and beaches. She is the proud owner of a cat names Sue who travelled with her to the UK from Spain.

Lewis Tennuci


Lewis joined the team in September 2018 after working many years at a vetinary practice in Farnham. In his spare time he likes to repair computers and has begun a further education course in Computer Sciences.

Julie Laker


Danni Mann


Danni has joined us here at Rivendell in August 2019. She studied Animal Care at Brinsbury college for two years and passed her NVQ Level 3 in Animal care. She is going to start her Veterinary Nursing studies in 2020 with us. She has two dogs, two rabbits and a gecko. She is currently learning to drive and in her spare time enjoys drawing and listening to music.

Alicia Maher RVN GradDipVN

Head Nurse

I started veterinary nursing in 2006 and qualified in 2011. I have worked in small animal practices and gained my Graduate Diploma in Veterinary Nursing in 2016. I have a keen interest in cats and exotics. I own a royal python, creasted gecko, gargoyle gecko and a three-legged Bombay cat. I enjoy reading, shopping and spending time with my husband.

Ellen Davis FdSc RVN

Veterinary Nurse

Ellen studied at Sparshold college where she graduated in 2019. She started her first Registered Veterinary Nurse Role here with us at Rivendell in October 2019. In her spare time,Ellen enjoys socialising with friends, going to gigs and walking her two dogs.

Abbie Wilson RVN

Veterinary Nurse

Abbie qualified in 2015 after spending 3 years in a primary care vets in Fleet whilst doing her training to become an RVN. She then moved on to become a theatre nurse in a referral hospital in Liverpool before moving back to Surrey where she also worked in a referral theatre before joining us in December 2019. When not in work she can be found walking her 2 doggies or with them at the CrossFit gym with her other half.