Liz Grimes – Receptionist

Liz is in a committed relationship, she has 2 children and 2 pets, Mousse-
chocolate lab and Ruger- yellow lab.  Before coming to Creekside, Liz was a
manager for Papa John’s Pizza for over 5 years. She is a high school graduate
and has some college classes completed while still working on others. Liz was
born and raised in Georgia till age 13 then lived in TX, FL, CA, and OH, before
moving back home to Georgia to stay.

Liz’s responses to some questions:

  • What is the most fun you ever had outside of work? I love watching my daughter play
    soccer.

  • What do you love to do outside of work? I enjoy camping and spending time with my
    family.

  • What do you like most about your job at CAH? I enjoy my coworkers and meeting and
    assisting new clients.

  • What do you like least about your job at CAH? I dislike watching people, especially
    children dealing with the loss of a pet.

  • What is the strangest thing you have ever done for work? Not sure

  • Give 4 words that describe you: Knowledgeable/ Dependable/ Very Independent/ High-
    strung

  • Describe an interesting tidbit about you? I don’t really like to share—but I love to know
    what is going on.

  • What fictional character are you most like? Mad Hatter

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Debbie Adams – Hospital Administrator/Co-owner of Creekside Animal Hospital

She is married to Sam. They have 3 son, Sam Jr., Chantz & Zach. They have 3
grandchildren: Chantz Jr., Lane and Kinsey Grace.  They have a dog named  
Ace.  Debbie was born and raised in Franklin, TN.  Before opening Creekside,
Debbie worked as a Medical Technologist in many laboratories through the
years. She graduated from Middle Tennessee State University with a degree in
Medical Technology then graduated from Mississippi State University with a
Master of Business Administration.

Debbie’s responses to some questions:

  • What is the most fun you ever had outside of work? Relaxing in Hawaii

  • What do you love to do outside of work? I enjoy spending time with family

  • What do you like most about your job at CAH? I really enjoy the people I work with, they
    truly make Creekside a great atmosphere for employees and clients

  • What do you like least about your job at CAH? Difficult situations with employees and
    clients

  • What is the strangest thing you have ever done for work? When I first started working in
    the research lab at MSU-CVM, we went to an emu farm (late August in south Mississippi-can
    you say HOT?) where it was my job to dance for the emus  to make them poop then pick up
    the poo and label it for further testing. Gotta make a livin!

  • Give 4 words that describe you: Honest/ Dependable/ Results-oriented/ Enjoy-life

  • Describe an interesting tidbit about you? I was responsible for most of the background
    work to bring Creekside Animal Hospital into existence, from finding the land, securing
    financing, to overseeing the building--- the end result, what you see today.
Lori Hanes – Office Manager

Lori is married to her husband, Tim.  They have 2 daughters, 4 grandchildren, 1
dog (Mo) and 2 cats (Jake & Jenny).  Previously, Lori worked with Dr. Adams for
6 years before the opening of Creekside Animal Hospital.  Lori was born in
Hemet, CA, grew up in Kentucky, then moved to Georgia in 1995.

Lori’s responses to some questions:
  • What is the most fun you have ever had outside of work?  Going on exciting getaways
    with my husband, Tim.

  • What do you love to do outside of work?  Spending time with my family, going rock-
    crawling with Tim, working in the yard, gardening, DIY projects and playing & sleepovers with
    the grandbabies!

  • What do you like most about your job at CAH? I love the relationships that I develop and
    maintain with our clients and co-workers on a more personable level.

  • What do you like least about your job at CAH? When clients are trying to deal with a loss
    of their family pet.

  • What is the strangest thing you have ever done for work? Not quite sure

  • Give 4 words that describe you: Independent / Optimistic / Family-Oriented /
    Tenderhearted / Happy.   OK- so counting is not my specialty!

  • Describe an interesting tidbit about you: I am learning how to relax and enjoy life more
    instead of trying to take care of everyone else.

  • What fictional character are you most like?  “Shrek” (“I have layers like an onion.”)

Debbie Adams
Hospital Administrator

Lori Hanes
Office Manager
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Liz Grimes
Receptionist
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Hannah Bailey – Part-time Receptionist

I love animals and have a passion for riding and training horses.  I love being
with my family and friends, as well, as playing the guitar, piano and singing.  I
plan to be a music playing vet specializing in horses, with a minor in
photography.  I also like Italian food and long hikes through the mountains!



Hannah's responses to some questions:

  • What is the most fun you ever had outside of work? Family vacations are  always a lot of
    fun and trail rides at the barn

  • What do you love to do outside of work? I love to ride and show horses and help out at the
    farm.

  • What do you like most about your job at CAH? Interacting with people and knowing that we
    are taking care of animals.

  • What do you like least about your job at CAH?  Seeing people deal with the loss of their pet

  • What is the strangest thing you have ever done for work? I have yet to be thrown into
    something strange, so BRING IT ON!

  • Give 4 words that describe you: Humorous, Easy-going, Kind, Dedicated

  • Describe an interesting tidbit about yourself: I am also a working student at Cottage Hill
    Farm, so I help train the horses and help out my trainer when she needs me.

  • What fictional character are you most like? Luna Love Good from the Harry Potter series.
Liz Grimes
Receptionist