Our Staff

Ali Gray: (Senior Production Animal Veterinarian) Ali graduated from Massey University in 1991 and started working in Golden Bay. After a couple of years, she went off on adventures abroad. She has worked in dairy practice for 8 years in Morrinsville and share milked in Canterbury. She returned to the Bay in 2006 and has been involved with the clinic since.

Saramah Chacko: Veterinarian

Zac Waddington: Veterinarian

Megan Wilson: (Senior Companion Animal Veterinarian)

Rachel Parkes: Practice Manager. Originally from Taranaki, Rachel joined the RSC in 2011 after working professionally for more than 26 years in finance and management roles in community care and housing in the UK.

Tracey Beare: Vet Nurse. Tracey has been a vet nurse for over 20years. She has worked for a lot of that time in the Nelson region. Additionally, Tracey had taken a few years break to work full time milking cows and as an AB technician. She has returned to nursing full time here in Golden Bay as well as assisting the vets on farm with calf disbudding and teat sealing. Tracey has 3 active sons who keep her busy when not working.

Melissa Packard: Receptionist. Melissa is Golden Bay born and bred with a background in primary teaching and hospitality. She joined the RSC in 2014 after a few years living and working in the UK and Australia.