Our Staff  

Presently, there are three full-time employees and two part-time employees to care for and assist with our patients.

The Brookville Veterinary Clinic has been serving the Nassagaweya community for over 118 years and "although the staff has changed, the caring service has not."


Stephen Ball
Stephen was born in Toronto, Ontario. He attended University of Toronto and graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree in 1974.  He then acquired a Master Degree of Science from McGill University in Montreal. In 1982, he  graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. Stephen worked at Brookville Veterinary Clinic his first year after graduation, practicing both large and small medicine . In 1983 he moved to Sault St Marie,  joining the team at Northland  Animal Hospital,  and staying there until he moved to Milton in 1986.  In 1991, Stephen purchased the small animal half of the Brookville Veterinary Clinic, and  then in 1999  purchased the building that houses the Veterinary Clinic. He and his wife reside in Milton.

Jenn Woods
Born in Brampton, Ontario, Jenn’s family moved to Ballinafad, Ontario where she lived with her parents and one sister.

Jenn attended the University of Guelph and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Animal Biology in 2004. She was then accepted into the Ontario Veterinary College in 2004. During her school years at the Ontario Veterinary College, Jenn did her internship training with Dr. Ball at Brookville Veterinary Clinic. Jenn spent six weeks in Grenada helping the local Veterinarians, while gaining extensive experience in feline and canine medicine. She graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2008. Jenn joined Brookville Veterinary Clinic in 2008 working with companion animals. In 2010, Jenn was awarded for her volunteer work as an instructor at the Ontario Veterinary College, which she is presently still involved with.

Jenn and her husband share a home in Guelph, Ontario with a cat named Muggins and a Bull Mastiff named Linus.