The Pinewood Team

Jerome Favier

Jerome Favier

Jerome Favier, MRCVS

Director and Veterinary Surgeon

Jerome joined us in October 2012. He qualified as a veterinary surgeon in 1997 in Lyon, France.

He has been working in the UK since January 2006. Jerome followed his wife to Lancashire in 2006. He has 2 children, 3 cats, 2 guinea pigs and a rabbit. When not at work, Jerome enjoys cooking for his family and friends, skiing and swimming. Jerome became the principal of Pinewood Veterinary Practice in September 2013.

Andrea Spain

Andrea Spain

Andrea Spain, RVN, MBVNA

Director and Practice Manager

Andrea is a qualified Veterinary Nurse and is also the Practice Manager of Pinewood Veterinary Practice.

She started at Pinewood as a student veterinary nurse in 1996 before qualifying in 1998.

She became an owner of the business in 2010.

Tony Gilbert

Tony Gilbert

Tony Gilbert, BVSc, MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon

Tony qualified in New Zealand but has worked in the UK since 1992, and at Pinewood since 1994.

During his time at Pinewood he has developed his interest in exotic animals, plastic surgery and orthopaedic surgery.

Nicholas Procter

Nicholas Procter

Nicholas Procter, BVSc, MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon

Nick qualified from Liverpool University in 1984 and has worked at Pinewood since 1988.

Angela Spar

Angela Spar

Angela Spar MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon

Angela has been with Pinewood since 2016.

Diana D'Agata

Diana D'Agata

Diana D’Agata MRCVS

Veterinary Surgeon

Lesley Gordon

Lesley Gordon

Lesley Gordon, RVN, MBVNA A1

Head Veterinary Nurse (Registered)

Lesley is a Registered Veterinary Nurse and has worked at Pinewood since 2001, qualifying with distinction in 2004.

She is our Head Veterinary Nurse. She is also a clinical coach for the student veterinary nurses.

Fiona McDonald

Fiona McDonald

Fiona McDonald BSc(Hons) RVN MBVNA

Deputy Head Veterinary Nurse (Registered)

Fiona qualified as a Registered Veterinary Nurse in 2007 from Myerscough College, graduating with a BSc (Hons) in Veterinary Nursing and has been with Pinewood since May 2015.

She is also a clinical coach for the Student Veterinary Nurses.

Laura Phillips

Laura Phillips

Laura Phillips, BSc(Hons) RVN MBVNA

Veterinary Nurse (Registered)

Laura has been at Pinewood since 2008, qualified in 2016 and is a clinical coach for our students.

Amy McGovarin

Amy McGovarin

Amy McGovarin FdSc RVN MBVNA

Veterinary Nurse (Registered)
& Customer Experience Manager

Amy qualified in 2012 from Myerscough College, has been with Pinewood since 2015 and is our clinical coach.

Jorden Eaton

Jorden Eaton

Jorden Eaton, FdSc RVN

Veterinary Nurse (Registered)

Jorden has been with us since since 2017 and is a clinical coach for our students.

Brooklyn O'Brien

Brooklyn O'Brien

Brooklyn O’Brien

Student Veterinary Nurse

Sadiya Urmaji

Sadiya Urmaji

Sadiya Urmaji FdSc RVN

Registered Veterinary Nurse 

Jackie Such

Jackie Such

Jackie Such

Senior Receptionist

Nadine Hilton

Nadine Hilton

Receptionist

Eve Figaro

Eve Figaro

Receptionist

Eve has been with Pinewood since 2016

Sandra Schofield

Sandra Schofield

Receptionist

Jane Clayton

Jane Clayton

Receptionist  

Yvonne Oldfield

Yvonne Oldfield

Yvonne Oldfield

Receptionist

Yvonne has been with us since 2018 and works at our Coppull Branch.