Our Team

Our staff of experienced and expert veterinarian doctors and skilled vet staff is ready when your pet needs us. Call or contact us today to learn more.

Traci Crankshaw
Hospital Manager

The veterinarians and staff welcome Traci to her new role as Hospital Manager. She has been employed by Island Animal Hospital for more than 15 years and during that time she has worn many hats. As a hometown teenager she brought the family dog to IAH giving her a personal knowledge of the local culture and the needs of our clients. Traci initially worked in human health care but found her passion for animals brought her to the world of veterinary medicine, which she loves.

Her goal as Hospital Manager to is to maintain IAH at the best level. As in the past, she will underscore client service excellence and quality veterinary medical practice. Traci’s diverse training and compassionate nature are key to the smooth running of this busy veterinary practice.

Traci lives in Brunswick with her husband. Together they have two adult children, three dogs and four cats.

Lisa Bius, Front Office Manager at St. Simons Island Animal Hospital

Lisa Bius
Front Office Supervisor / Client Care Specialist

Lisa has the distinction being part of the Island Animal Hospital team for over 30 years. She came to IAH in her youth to work with animals and she found her love of working with people as well. In her role as our Front Office Supervisor she has found that learning is constant. Lisa has had a front row seat to observe the advances in veterinary medicine and the progression of the pet’s role in our families. A native of Brunswick, she and her husband Ron share their home with 3 dogs and 3 horses. Alpo is their special horse who acts more like the family dog. Lisa and Ron purchased Alpo at a slaughter house auction 32 years ago and he has been a happy boy ever since. She is an avid gardener who also likes hiking and traveling.

Team member at St. Simons Island Animal Hospital

Cathy Rossiter
Operation Specialist

Cathy became an original member of the IAH family when she and husband, Dr. Jan Rossiter, purchased IAH in 1984. After helping to launch IAH, she took time off to be a stay- at- home mother to their two sons. Cathy came back to IAH around 2002 as Practice Manager, a position she held until 2015. Currently she works part – time to assist with marketing for IAH. Her new schedule allows her to spend more time with her grandson, Connor.

Technical Staff

Client Care Specialist

Boarding Staff

Grooming Staff