Elizabeth Clyde, DVM
Born in Chicago, Illinois, Dr. Clyde grew up in El Dorado, Arkansas and attended Louisiana Tech University, where she received a BS in Animal Science. She continued her studies at the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, and received a BS in Veterinary Science and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1991. She has been practicing in Mattoon ever since. Her husband Roy Druin, and children, Lydia and Stewart have Stolli, a Doberman, and 2 cats, Friend and Princess. She loves to ride horses whenever she can, garden, read books and travel to Mexico to escape Illinois frigid winter. Dr. Clyde is a true Southern girl at heart! Dr. Clyde has a special interest in surgery, dentistry, oncology, and internal medicine.
Dr. Mary Pat Williams, DVM
A 1997 graduate of University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Williams lives in Charleston with her husband Joe, sons Logan and Tristan, along with her Doberman, Krysis, 2 cats Tavish and Panyck, and her horse, Rocky. She enjoys horseback riding, bike riding and family get-togethers! Dr. Williams also has pet rats at the clinic and works with Eastern Illinois University lab animal program.
Connie is the office manager at Clyde's Animal Clinic. She used to work in the accounting field until she decided that animals are way more fun than numbers! Animals are her life, and she has been in the vet field now for over 20 years. She and her husband, Mike, share their home with many four-legged fur babies, who rule the household and we don't have enough space to list all the cats' names!!
Tara graduated from the University of Illinois in 1996 with a bachelor's degree in Animal Science and has been with Clyde's Animal Clinic ever since. She is originally from Mattoon and lives with her husband, Hans, and 3 children Gwen, Arissa, and Alton. She has 2 dogs, LuLu, a standard poodle, and Elmo, a wire haired dachshund, and a cat, Neo, all of whom were rescued. Tara is our lead technician and dental hygienist.
Brooke is one of our receptionists here at Clyde's Animal Clinic. She and her husband, Andrew, live in Mattoon with their 2 children, Drew and Lauryn. They also have two dogs, Grizzly, the mighty Yorkie, and their new addition, Bella, a German shorthaired pointer.
Sheryl is one of our receptionists and a Hairstylist at Shear Performance. She lives in Mattoon with her daughter, Breanna, 2 dogs, Macy, a yorkie and Marley, a yorkie-mix rescue, and Ginger, the best orange tabby cat.
Jessica is a receptionist here at Clyde's Animal Clinic, and she also works at Pet Tropics. She enjoys working with animals. She lives in Humboldt with her boyfriend, Travis, and her 3 dogs Princess Mia, Dixie, and Gunner, as well as 2 cats Sadie and Tucker. (and whoever else she has rescued and fostering at the time!)
Ashley works as the kennel manager, tech, receptionist and chief bottle washer. She loves working with animals and recently lost her cat, Pippen, of 16 years. In her spare time, Ashley enjoys baking amazing birthday cakes, sewing and crafts.
Rosetta came to work at Clyde's Animal Clinic in August of 1996, after having worked for Dr. James in Sullivan for over 25 years. She lives in Sullivan with her husband Roger. She has a daughter and son-in-law and 10 year old grandson, who all love animals, too. She has a Giant Schnauzer, Gustav, and a rescue cat, Marshall.
Lindsay is currently working at Clyde's Animal Clinic as a veterinary assistant, while going to school for an Associate's degree in Veterinary Technology. She lives in Neoga with her husband, Nick, and their two kids, Payton and Ryder, along with her dogs, Lilly and Nelson, both Labs, Ivy, an Australian Shepherd, and her 2 cats, Skippy and Dyson.
Melissa is a vet assistant and is also going to school to receive her Associate's Degree in Veterinary Technology. She lives in Charleston with her husband, Steve, and 14 year old son Damon. They have household mascots, Kia, a 10 yr old shepherd mix, and Baron a 4 year old super wiggly boxer, and Lulu, their 5 year old bearded dragon. In her spare time, Melissa enjoys baking, gardening and playing sports with her family.
Theresa is our professional pet groomer, stylist and massage therapist. Originally from Chicago, she now lives in Gays with her daughter, Heather. She has a red tailed Boa named Darius, and a Lab/AmStaff mix, Frankie. She enjoys swimming, fishing, photography and, of course, animals!