Dr. Kevin Marecle - Veterinarian
Dr. Kevin Marecle was born in Corinth, MS. After playing collegiate golf at Northeast Mississippi Community College, he completed his undergraduate education at the University of Mississippi where he obtained dual degrees in history and biology. After graduating from Ole Miss, he attended Mississippi State College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated in 2014.
He practiced in Florence, AL for 4 years before arriving at Russellville Animal Clinic.
Dr. Marecle and his wife, Lindsey, have 2 children Gib & Elizabeth Ann. His professional interests include small animal internal medicine, dermatology, and deer medicine. He is certified by the AVCA in animal chiropractic and currently training to receive certification in acupuncture. He is a member of the AVMA, ALVMA, CLVMA, and several other veterinary organizations.
Outside of work, Dr. Marecle is a competitive powerlifter and a state judge for the USAPL. Along with his family, he enjoys attending numerous sporting events and has been a wrestling fan since his youth. He has 1 dog name Rocky and 1 personal cat named Tom (even though they feed several cats in the neighborhood).
Dr. Mickey Spillers - Veterinarian
Dr Spillers have been a part of Russellville Animal Clinic starting in September 1979. He, Debra, Mitch and Jacob moved here from Harrogate Tennessee that fall and has been a part of this community 4 decades. Soon Addy joined the family that has grown to 17 with 9 grandkids.
He graduated from Lawrence County High School and then Auburn University. Dr Spillers practiced for a short time in Moulton and Harrogate Tennessee before settling in Russellville.
Professionally he favored cattle practice. He aided in the eradication of bovine brucellosis from this area of Alabama. He made dairy herd health management available to this areas dairy farmers. He made reproductive health for beef herds an emphasis of his time. Pregnancy diagnosis at sale time was started at Northwest Alabama Stockyard.
The first Sunday after moving here the Spillers family worshiped at North Highlands Church of Christ. They have continued to worship and serve God as members of that congregation. Mickey and Debra have been involved with youth and teen ministry, Bible class teachers and others works of the church. Currently Dr. Spillers serves as an elder at North Highlands.
Over the years the people have been the best part of life. There are so many memories of people and their animals. Some are funny, some tragic, almost all are heart warming. The Doctors and staff At Russellville Animal Clinic all are a blessing in my life.
The family hobbies include sunsets, water sports, hiking and cycling. Cedar Creek Lake and the Bankhead Forrest are favorite spots.
Dr Spillers is a member of the AVMA, AlVMA, Society of Theriogenology, The America Association of Bovine Practitioners and the Alabama Cattleman’s Association.
As times change there are no more dairies in North Alabama but there is an abundance of people that care about the health and will being of their herds, horses and pets. Dr Spillers continues to love and serve this community and their animals, all animals great and small. Without His beautiful wife, Debra, he would not have done so well.
Faith Hill - Practice Manager
Faith is a 2004 Phil Campbell High School Graduate. She became employed at Russellville Animal Clinic August 2004. She was born, raised, and resides in Phil Campbell along with her Husband Brad Hill and 5 children, Isac, Bentley, Sadie, Daniel, & Si. She has two dogs, Jake and Susie Lou, and one cat Tori. She loves watching her children play sports and spending time with her family.
Jamie Vandiver - Customer Service Representative
Jamie Vandiver is a 2013 graduate of Phil Campbell High School. She attended Northwest Shoals Community College from 2013-2014. She resides in Russellville with her husband, Andrew Vandiver, her dog, Piper, and her cat, Luna. She loves spending her free time outdoors and with her friends and family.
Paige Smith - Veterinary Technician
Paige is a 2008 Russellville High School graduate. She attended Northwest Shoals Community College for 2 years before she became employed at Russellville Animal Clinic in 2010.
She currently lives in Haleyville with her husband Heath and their two daughters, Faith Anne and Britain. She has 3 dogs, Rusty, Jake, & Rocko, and 2 cats Ayda and Simon. She loves spending time with her family, painting, and being outdoors.
Savannah Jimenez - Veterinary Technician
Savannah Jimenez graduated from Phil Campbell high school afterwards she attended Northwest Shoals Community Collage. She is currently a veterinary technician student at Jefferson state community college. She has been with the Russellville animal clinic since May 2018. She likes to spend her free time studying and watching Netflix with her fur-babies.
Jasmine joined our team in May 2022. She graduated with honors from Belgreen High School before attending Northwest Shoals Community College. She lives in Belgreen with her husband , Mason, and her fur baby Oliver. Outside of her love for animals, Jasmine is a thrill seeker and enjoys time in the outdoors with her family and friends.