Meet our Management

  • Nicole Burruss
    Practice Manager

    Nicole joined the Red Barn Team in March of 2011. She is originally from South Carolina, but has lived in Georgia for many years. She has worked in the veterinary field for over 15 years. She started in high school through a work release program and stayed with that hospital until the end of her high school career when she transferred to another hospital. Nicole has experience as a receptionist, a lead technician and practice manager. She is currently taking online management classes at night. Nicole is married with two children, her dog, Herman and cat, Hank. She has helped the hospital grow into a fast paced, busy hospital.

  • Erin Campbell
    Practice Manager

    Erin joined the Red Barn Team in July of 2014. She has lived in Georgia most of her life, 17 of those years in Dahlonega. She has been married to her husband, Chris for 16 years and they have 3 wonderful children together. Erin loves animals of all kinds and currently has three dogs, four cats, a potbellied pig, and her flock of chickens. She enjoys being outdoors or out at the barn with her kids, crafting and spending time with family. Erin is currently working on Veterinary Practice Manager certificate and is Certified as a Fear Free Professional.

  • Melissa Brady
    Lead Nurse

    Melissa is a Dahlonega native that joined the Red Barn Team in July 2014. She is Veterinary CPR Certified and a Certified Fear Free Professional. She has over 10 years experience in the veterinary field and loves helping her patients live happy healthy lives. Melissa is married with one son and a house full of fur-kids. She spends her free time outdoors with her Great Dane, Harley-Quinn and her family hiking. She enjoys sharing her compassion for animals and is constantly improving her knowledge in veterinary medicine to better care for her patients. 

  • Mariah Monroe
    Pet Nurse/ Pharmacy Manager

    Mariah joined the Red Barn Team in July of 2014. She has lived in Dahlonega, GA for most of her life. She is a recent graduate of the University of North Georgia where she obtained a B.S. in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. She hopes to one day enter the field of Large Animal/Equine Veterinary Medicine or Veterinary Pharmaceuticals. Mariah has owned animals all her life. She began riding horses at a young age and still enjoys being a part of the equestrian life. She and her husband currently have three dogs, three cats, a flock of chickens/ducks and two horses.

  • Shannon Clough
    Pet Nurse/ Assistant to Lead Nurse/ Fear Free Certified

    Shannon Joined the Red Barn team in August 2017. She has lived in Dahlonega for 15 years. Shannon started riding horses at a very young age and her passion is Barrel Racing. She has several animals that include an array of turkeys, three horses, three cats and three dogs. Shannon has a passion for animal health and enjoys giving your pets the attention they deserve while visiting our hospital. She is also one of our certified Fear Free technicians. 


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Red Barn Veterinary Hospital


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8:00 am-4:00 pm




8:00 am-4:00 pm


8:00 am-4:00 pm