Acorn Veterinary Clinic

1340 East Covell Blvd., Suite 101
Davis, CA 95616



Pam Buckman, RVT

Pam has been with Acorn since 1997.  She earned her degree, as a Veterinary Technician

from Western Career College and passed the board exams to become a Registered

Veterinary Technician.  Pam and her husband Jack live with their two cats, Pam also

has a horse.  In her spare time, she is at the barn riding and hanging out with her horse.

Nicole Bell, RVT

Nicole Bell has worked at Acorn since 2007. She was a veterinary assistant for eight years

before earning her RVT license in 2015. She shares her home and heart with her tiny three

pound Chihuahua Fuu, and her cat Pawvarotti. Nicole also works part time as a professional

pet sitter, dances, and performs with a local contemporary dance company.


Kristi Klinger, RVT.

Kristi has been at Acorn since 2004.  She became a Registered Veterinary Technician in 2012. 

She has 1 cat and 2 dogs.  In her spare time, she enjoys doing agility with her 2 Shelties.


Alicia Navarro, Receptionist

Alicia has been at Acorn since 2015. In addition to her husband and two children she

has two cats and two dogs. She enjoys spending time outdoors barbequing with friends

and family.


Christopher "Jake" Mai, Office Manager

Jake has been at Acorn Veterinary Clinic since 2014 and he has been working in the veterinary

field since 2008. He shares his life with his beautiful wife, 3 mini schnauzers, 2 kitties, and 2 fancy

guppies. His favorite part of being in the veterinary field is having the ability to help those in need and of course

all the adorable puppies and kittens.


Kerry Sorum, Receptionist

Kerry has been at Acorn since 2005. She lives with her husband, with whom she has two children, and their dog. She

enjoys hiking, bicycling, and sailing on warm, calm days.

Joseph Booker, Veterinary Assistant

Bio coming soon.

Kendra Wiliams, Receptionist

Kendra joined Acorn in 2017. She has an MS in Plant Physiology, and worked in the plant sciences for many years before joining Acorn.

Kendra grew up surrounded by animals of all kinds. She and her husband currently share their home with a clowder of cats, a small school of koi, a flock of hens and one house rabbit. Nieces and nephews along with their dogs and ducks often visit. Kendra is crazy about plants and gardening, and enjoys a variety of other activities including singing, sewing, genealogy, and teaching yoga.

Jennifer Stinson, RVT

Jennifer has been coming to Acorn with her pets since she was a child and officially joined the Acorn Team in 2016. She has two cats and enjoys spending time with family and friends on the weekends.

Gina Israel, .


My name is Gina Israel and I am a certified veterinary assistant. My plan is to attend UC Davis and then to become a veterinarian. I live with my dog Trixie and my cat pistachio. I love helping animals here at acorn veterinary clinic!