Peak View Staff
Trish Leone, Office Manager
Trish is Rick's wife and functions in many different capacities for the clinic. She works as a receptionist, technician, and office manager. She has a great interest in neonatal care of the equine patients and in equine reproduction. She is a successful and accomplished horsewoman and has earned numerous national titles in reining. Trish is a great advocate for our equine clientele and understands the emotional and monetary investment in our equine patients. She keeps Rick running and fills in when needed in her different roles at the clinic. Trish and Rick have 2 children, Gabriella and Valentino.
Jo Freeland, Veterinary Technician
Jo works at Peak View Animal Hospital to care for the animals entrusted to us. She always keeps the animals welfare as her number one priority. She contributes compassion and technical ability to truly make a difference for our patients. Jo also evaluates and coordinates adoptions for all the stray city animals. She also serves tirelessly on the mobile unit and volunteers for southeast Colorado spay and neuter programs. Jo will assist you in every way she can to assure the best possible care for your animals. She has three children, Crystal, Calen and Lucy, and 2 granddaughters, Keeley and Kinley.
Cindy Chambers, Veterinary Technician
Cindy has been a part of the Peak View family since 1999. She has a true passion for the animals with several pets of her own. She can relate to the clients on a personal and professional level. Cindy truly bonds with all the animals and puts the animals first. Cindy enjoys managing the Facebook page as well as keeping the public educated on vaccinations and sterilization, just to name a few. Cindy completed veterinary assistant schooling in 2008 and continues to further her education. Cindy is married to husband, Brandon and has resided, with their many animals, in Manzanola for many years. They have 2 children, Brenna and Chance, as well as three grandchildren.
Brenna Bonjour, Receptionist / Assistant
Brenna has been apart of our team at Peak View Animal Hospital for many years. She began as a volunteer while in High School. She is currently our Senior Receptionist and assists as needed with the care of our patients. Brenna also contributes her skills assisting with the managment of our Facebook page and website. Brenna and her hisband, Eddie and their children Trenton, Charlee and JoJo, reside in Manzanola, CO.
Myrna joined the Peak View family in 1996 and worked through the early years of the business until 2009. She rejoined Peak View in 2018. She was born and raised in the Fowler community Myrna loves and appreciates both small and large animals. Myrna and her husband Cliff share their rural lives with various livestock, poultry, and small animals.
Austin Major began his career at Peak View at the age of 15, as a Freshman at Fowler High School. He went on to earn his Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science at CSU in 2015 and was part of the Animal Welfare Judging Team there. He continued to work summers and school breaks at Peak View during college. Now as the Clinic’s Large Animal Technician, he uses his great love for both animals and humans alike, to help things run smoothly at the Clinic. Austin is always eager to learn more about animals and to educate others as well. His quick smile and great work ethic, help make sure that both you and your animal are well taken care of. When Austin is not working at the clinic, he is either tending to his own herd of cattle down the road from the clinic or volunteering at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs.