North Knox Veterinary Clinic

4700 Central Avenue Pike
Knoxville, TN 37912


Julia Gibbs: Office Manager

Julia Gibbs is now on her second tour of duty at North Knox Veterinary Clinic, having taken some time away several years ago to move to Crossville and have two children. Julia lives in west Knoxville with her husband Jim and her two sons Ian and Dylan.  She is a volunteer foster mom for dogs in Small Breed Rescue in Knoxville. Julia has a special interest in Boston Terriers and has adopted four of them from a local rescue group.



Marian Harding : Groomer

Marian Harding has been grooming for North Knox Veterinary Clinic since February 1990, coming from California. She owned her own grooming business in California for many years.

Marian is an all-breed groomer, but specializes in terrier breeds as she raises and shows Miniature Schnauzers. Marian has at least 25 champions to her list of accomplishments. One of her dogs was Best of Breed at Westminster in 2017.

Marian currently lives in Halls with her Miniature Schnauzers.  She enjoys breeding and showing her dogs.


Robin Burris : Veterinary Assistant, Receptionist, Groomer

Robin works as a veterinary assistant, groomer and receptionist. Robin began work at North Knox Veterinary Clinic in 1996. Her special interests are radiology and lab work. She lives in Clinton with her husband, Jessie, and her daughter, Zabrina. Her outside interests include endurance riding and rowing.

Robin lives on a small farm in Clinton, where she has various critters, including Arabian horses, dogs, cats, chickens, ducks, turkeys, a fainting goat named Jellybean, and 2 Beanie babies.


 Mandy Beeson: Veterinary Assistant

Mandy enjoys spending time with her husband Matt of 20+ years and teenage daughter Lyndsey and teenage son Dylan. She grew up on a large Thoroughbred and cattle farm. She loves all creatures and spending time in nature! She moved to Clinton TN in 2008 to a little farm. She currently has 6 cats, 4 dogs, 5 goats, 2 pet rats, 2 fish and a multitude of chickens. She fosters cats at a local shelter. 


Kelly Hardison: Veterinary Technician

Kelly is the newest member of the North Knox Vet Clinic team.  Kelly attended Lincoln Memorial University and completed their veterinary technician program.  She joins us from Fannon Animal Hospital, where she worked as an office manager and veterinary technician. Kelly lives in Maynardville and has 2 sons.  We're happy to welcome Kelly to our team!