Clint Powell, DVM
Dr. Clint Powell graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2008.
He also graduated Magna Cum Laude as an undergraduate from the Texas A&M University College of Biomedical Science in 2005.
Dr. Powell is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, and the Veterinary Medical Association of Bexar County.
Dr. Powell and his wife live in San Antonio with their two sons Luke and Logan, and Golden Retriever Sugar. He has practiced in the San Antonio area since graduation.
Dr. Powell enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine and is happy to provide his clients and patients with high quality internal medicine and surgery.
Stephanie Horstmann, DVM
Dr. Stephanie Horstmann graduated Summa Cum Laude as an undergraduate from Texas A&M University with a degree in biomedical sciences in 2006 and graduated Cum Laude from Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2010.
Dr. Horstmann is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Texas Veterinary Medical Association, and the Comal County Veterinary Medical Association.
Dr. Horstmann and her husband, Dallas, whom she married in 2010, both grew up in San Antonio. They welcomed a baby girl, Addison, in the fall of 2014. They have a dog named Dodger and a cat named Riley. Dr. H, as she is known around the clinic, enjoys the outdoors, reading, baking, and spending time with her family.
She thoroughly enjoys the preventative and internal medicine aspect of veterinary medicine.
Sugar, Clinic Greeter
Sugar is our official clinic greeter. She is a golden retriever belonging to Dr. Powell. Sugar has been with Dr. Powell since he attended Texas A&M University and now comes to work every day with him.
Sugar enjoys sleeping, eating treats, and saying hello to everyone as they come in.
Amanda, Office Manager
Amanda is the office manager at Acorn Hill Animal Hospital. She attended University of Central Florida where she obtained a Bachelor of Science, Forensic Science.
Amanda lives in San Antonio with her boyfriend, her cat Artemis, and her dog Iphigenia. She is an Independent Beauty Consultant with Mary Kay Cosmetics and loves helping women feel beautiful in their skin. She enjoys doing karaoke, playing bass guitar, and going tubing on the river with friends. Her latest endeavor is learning to play the electric guitar!
Before moving to Texas, Amanda was a preschool teacher for eight years in Florida. She started at Acorn Hill one month after moving to San Antonio in 2013 and became the office manager in 2015. She is also an active member of Cimarron Praise United Methodist Church, in their praise and worship team, leadership team, and the nursery supervisor.
In the future, Amanda hopes to be married with a child or two, in a nice home with a big garden in the back yard.
Melissa, Lead Veterinary Technician
Melissa is the lead veterinary technician at Acorn Hill Animal Hospital. She has worked with Dr. Powell at his previous clinic and since Dr. Powell took over Acorn Hill Animal Hospital.
Melissa lives in San Antonio with her dog Coco, and her two cats Gary and Zooey.
Melissa enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing video games, all things to do with makeup, and touring Austin.
In the future, Melissa sees herself attending school to become a Certified Veterinary Technician.
Lisa, Surgical Technician
Lisa is the surgical technician at Acorn Hill Animal Hospital. She attended the Veterinary Technician Program at Poteet Technical College.
She lives in La Vernia, TX with her husband, their two dogs Jack and Hunter and their cat My.
Lisa enjoys riding Harleys and traveling in their RV. She is an avid gardener, loves to crochet and spend time with her three grandchildren.
In the future, Lisa sees herself retiring.
Mykayla, Veterinary Technician
Mykayla is one of the veterinary technicians. She attended the Veterinary Technician Program at Palo Alto Community College.
Mykayla lives in San Antonio with her dogs Ginger and Oakland, her two cats Oliver and Victor Von Doom, and her two hairless rats Charlotte and Penelope.
Mykayla was born in Sacramento, California and comes from a military family. She’s traveled the US a lot, and has lived overseas in the Azores.
In the future, Mykayla sees herself being married with kids and lots of animals.
Kaylea, Veterinary Technician
Kaylea is one of the veterinary technicians. She attended Mesa Community College where she became a Certified Nursing Assistant, and she attended Pima Medical Institute where she obtained an Associates in Animal Science.
Kaylea lives in San Antonio with her husband and their two dogs Pumpkin and Brutus, and 1 cat, Kulani.
Kaylea enjoys arts and crafts, hiking and fishing, anything and everything related to dogs and cats, gardening and singing.
In the future, Kaylea sees herself becoming a Certified Veterinary Technician and having a home large enough for her to foster animals.
Brendon, Customer Service Representative/IT Technician
Brendon is a part of our Customer Service Team and IT specialist. He attended Spokane Community College where he obtained an Associates of Applied Sciences.
Brendon lives in San Antonio with his two dogs Rocko and Boog. He was originally born in Berlin, Germany and grew up in a military family. He’s extensively traveled the US and lived overseas in Germany and the Azores.
Brendon enjoys video games, table-top roleplaying games, attending concerts, and learning about and fixing computers and other electronics.
In the future, Brendon wants to get into the IT industry more, and hopefully get into the public sector providing IT support in a government setting.
Lynn, Customer Service Representative
Lynn is a member of our Customer Service Team. She attended Sul Ross State University in Alpine, TX and came to us with a degree in history. She has a background in public speaking as a recruiter and an avid thespian with the Sul Ross Theatre Program. Lynn recently moved back to San Antonio after spending almost ten years in West Texas. She lives with her father, his dog Luke Skywalker, her cat Bear, and her dog Sammy. She is also an equestrian and couldn’t leave West Texas without bringing her three horses, Mal, Will, and Kite, back home with her.
Lynn has recently taken up gardening since she “returned from the desert.” She enjoys working with her horses and riding on the weekends. When she can fit it in, she likes to paint, work on writing several novels at the same time, play video games, and make different kinds of crafts with whatever happens to be laying around. She is also taking full advantage of the San Antonio Symphony, historical sites, and numerous theatrical productions.
In the near future, Lynn would love to have her own little craft shop or a history-based YouTube channel. In the distant future, she sees herself on a horse ranch of her own or as a space explorer. She is aware that one of those is much more likely to happen than the other.
Malorie, Veterinary Technician Assistant
Malorie is our Veterinary Technician Assistant. She graduated from the College of Science and Engineering at Texas State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology, minoring in Animal Science and Chemistry. She took several officer positions in the Pre-Veterinary Society there.
Malorie has two orange tabby cats named Zeus and Hera. She enjoys spending her free time in the water and sun. Baking is a passion of Malorie’s as well.
In the future, Malorie plans on going to Veterinary School.