Meet Our Team

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Terwillegar in Edmonton, Alberta! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 780-435-8387 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Dr. Jody Bennett

DVM, Owner

Jody graduated with a BSc in Nutrition and Food Science from the University of Alberta in 1996. She went on to complete a degree at the Western College of Veterinary Medicine (University of Saskatchewan) in 2002. Since graduating, she has been employed at Terwillegar Veterinary Clinic and has been part owner of the clinic since November 2008. Jody has been guardian to many pets and currently shares her home with four furry family members.

Sherry Lee

Registered Veterinary Technologist, Owner

Sherry graduated from the Animal Health Technology program at NAIT in 1987. She immediately starting working at the Southside Animal Hospital where she continued to work for 18 years. In 2005 she made the transition to Terwillegar Veterinary Clinic and became part owner of the clinic in November of 2008. Working with animals over her career has been, and continues to be, a labour of love and she wouldn't want it any other way.

Dr. Jeff Brooks


Jeff was born in Edmonton and lived here most of his life. From an early age he knew he wanted to be a veterinarian and achieved this dream graduating from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine (University of Saskatchewan) in 1987. He shares his house with his dog Wiley – often found hanging out at the clinic – and two cats (Frankie and Simon). Outside of work, his interests include photography and rare books.

Mallory N.

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Mallory has always had a strong love for animals and graduated from NAIT's Animal Health Techonologist program in 2011. She started from the ground up in the animal health world. Mallory started as a volunteer at one clinic and then got a job working with sea animals as a Marine Animal Care Attendant. She has also worked as an Animal Care Assistant, Kennel Attendant and as Reception Staff. Mallory has always had dogs growing up. She now has 3 dogs that she has rescued while working as an AHT. There is her cuddly, scruffy Schnauzer mix named Abbie; a beautiful sweet Shepherd mix named Dakoda Bear and the energetic Collie mix named Parker. Mallory is looking into further training in animal behaviour as this is an area of great interest for her. In the summer she loves to spend time on the water wake boarding or surfing and camping with friends and loved ones. In the winter she likes to get away to the mountains and snowboard.

Courtney G.

Veterinary Medical Assistant

Courtney spent most her life in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She moved to Edmonton in 2017 to enroll in the Veterinary Medical Assistant program at NAIT. She decided to complete her practicum here, and subsequently was very happy to accept a full time position. Courtney has had many pets, including kitties, birds, hamsters, mice and fish. She misses Sadie, her beloved old beagle who is currently living with her parents in Nova Scotia. In her spare time Courtney loves to play soccer, travel, run, camp and go to live music shows.

Chantel U.

Veterinary Assistant

Chantel is currently in the Pre-Vet Animal Health Program at the University of Alberta. She was born in Hamilton Ontario. She grew up in Edmonton, and has grown up around many different animals - dogs, cats, chickens, cows, and horses! She has a rescue dog named Kirby, who had a pretty rough life before he found his furever home with her and her family. In her free time Chantel enjoys boxing, spending time outside, and being with her friends and family.