Dr. Heather Gleaton is a graduate of the Honors College at the University of South Carolina and the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. She resides in Greenville with her husband, Ralph, and children, RJ and Riley. She has owned Roper Mountain Animal Hospital since 2003. She especially enjoys internal medicine of all small animals. She is a member of the AVMA, AEMV, GGVMA, and the SCAV. She is a former board member of the March of Dimes, the Animal Emergency Clinic, and the Tri-County Technical College Veterinary Technician Advisory Committee. She is a past president of the GGVMA and was the Outstanding Young Alumnae in 2004 for the College of Science and Math at the University of South Carolina. She has served as the District 4 representative for the SCAV and currently, in her "spare" time, she is a nationally rated and college women's gymnastics judge for the USAG and has a black belt in Tae Kwon Do. She has also competed on American Ninja Warrior Season 9 in Daytona Beach and placed 5th in the world in 2019 in the National Ninja League.
spending the last several years in Texas and then in North Carolina. She received her
Bachelor’s degree from Clemson University in 2014, and graduated magna cum laude from
Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2018. After graduation from veterinary
school, Dr. Trippe spent 3 years working in private practice and 1.5 years working for the
ASPCA’s Poison Control Center. She has two animals of her own— Ranger, her 11 year old
German Shepherd mix, and Briar, her 2 year old DSH. In her free time Dr. Trippe enjoys reading,
hiking, paddle boarding, rock climbing and discovering new breweries.
Noelle - Practice Manager
In her spare time, Noelle teaches group fitness classes at the Prisma Health Family YMCA and mentors a running group through Fleet Feet in Greenville. Noelle enjoys running half marathons in Disney of course!
Tammy - Client Service Specialist
Tammy is a Greenville native and a 1994 graduate of Tabernacle Christian School. She is currently a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church. She is also a member of the Alzheimer's Association and does all she can to help them in their quest for a cure. Tammy has been working here since March of 2005 and says that she honestly enjoys her job. She loves meeting new people every day and being able to call clients by their name when they walk in the door. To her, you and your pet are her extended family and she takes pride in that. When not working, she enjoys reading, relaxing by the lake, and being with family and friends. Her family is her first priority. She looks forward to meeting many more clients, new and existing, with their pets in the years to come.
Ashleigh - Veterinary Technician
- Ashleigh is a student at Tri County Technicial College studying to become a veterinary technician. She started with us August of 2021 and will graduate with a degree in veterinary technology in May of 2022.
Michelle - Veterinary Technician
Michelle has been working for our hospital since 2007 after moving here from Connecticut. When not at the hospital she enjoys spending time with her family and watching her daughter dance.