Nicole BurrussPractice 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.
Melissa BradyLead Nurse Manager
Melissa is a mother, wife, nurse manger, and Certified Veterinary Assistant. She has been a part of the Red Barn Veterinary family since 2014 and has been in the veterinary field since 2008. Melissa has several certifications in various aspects of veterinary medicine and strives to offer her patients the best veterinary care possible. As a Dahlonega native she enjoys spending time at Yahola Creek Park, then relaxing on the Dahlonega Square with her family and four legged friends on the weekends. She enjoys sharing her compassion for animals and is consistently improving her knowledge in veterinary medicine to better care for her patients.
Mariah BafileNurse Manager II and Central Pharmacy
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 thoroughly enjoys her work in the Field of Veterinary Medicine and is constantly learning and researching new procedures and information. 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 and two horses.
Madison BushReception Manager
Madison joined the Red Barn team as a receptionist in June of 2017. She moved from Augusta, GA in 2016 to attend UNG. Now that she has graduated with a degree in Business Administration, she has taken on a management role here at Red Barn. She currently lives in Dahlonega with her fiancé, dog, cats, and lizards.