Richelle Straith

Assistant Practice Manager

Public Relations

Richelle was born and raised in Victoria. She moved to Vancouver for 6 years and then to Australia for a year. After meeting her husband, she moved back to the Island. She has always had a love for animals. Richelle has been in the veterinary industry since 1988, where she started as an assistant/reception on weekends in Vancouver. Gradually her fun weekend job became her career. After taking some business management/bookkeeping and marketing courses, she moved into a Management role with the Victoria Veterinary Group in 2002.

In her spare time, you can find her at the lake or the farm with her husband and two daughters or hiking with her two dogs Koda and Knight. You can also find her riding her horse Kismet! Richelle loves her new role as Assistant Practice Manager and Public Relations Manager at WAVES!