Meet the Staff:
Dr Wiley’s family is originally from Cape Vincent, New York. She
is one of six kids. Her maternal great grandfather was the
lighthouse keeper for the Tibbett’s Point Light House. Her
maternal grandparent operated the Carlton Hotel in Cape
Vincent. Her paternal grandfather invented the jeep for the
United States Army.
She attended Alfred Almond Elementary School as a child then
transferred to Thousand Islands High School as a teenager.
Summer jobs included a waitress at Aubrey’s Inn, a cash register
attendant at Aubrey’s Grocery Store, licensing officer at
Gregor’s Tackle Store, and various others at Jackson Laboratory
in Bar Harbor, Maine, and Mammoser Dairy Farm in Eden, New York.
She attended the Agriculture and Life Sciences College at
Cornell University and received a Bachelor of Science in Anatomy
and Physiology. She graduated from NYS College of Veterinary
Medicine at Cornell University in 1998 with a Doctorate in
In 1999 she moved to Holley and met Kerri Neale. In 2002, they
were married and now have two daughters Kayla and Koryn. They
enjoy the outdoors and can often be found kayaking, fishing,
four-wheeling, gardening, or other such activities. Dr Wiley is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and NYS Veterinary Medical Society. Over the years, she has
given many demonstrations, lectures, and tours to boy scouts,
girl scouts, elementary students, and summer literacy
Licensed Veterinary Technician
Amethyst has been employed by Wiley's Ark since June of
2010. She lives in the local area with her 2 cats Barnaby and Addyson.
She received her A.S. degree in Veterinary Technology and passed her licensing examination in 2011. Her interests other than animal care are: spending time with family, hiking, kayaking, reading, traveling, and repurposing recycled items.
She has worked at Wiley's Ark since Spring of 2013.
She grew up in the local area. Julie attended Bryant and
Stratton College and received her A.S. in Applied
Sciences. Among her many interests are: cooking,
gardening, archery, fishing, and other outdoor
activities. She loves to spend her free time watching
her daughter play sports like softball and volleyball.
Julie S., Vet Assistant
Julie joined Wiley's Ark in Oct 2015. She brings 16
years of experience in the animal field. She lives in
Albion on a small farmette with her hubby Ken and their
four little monsters! They have lots of critters to keep
them busy. Outside of work Julie likes to stay close to
home with her BFF (Best Frenchie Friend) "Dexter". She
enjoys baking, cooking AND EATING, reading and anything
spooky, creepy, Halloween or horror related!! Julie is
enjoying meeting all of our clients and their pets.
Anna, Vet Assistant
Anna has been working at Wiley's Ark since January of
2016. She has grown up in Medina where she still lives
with her cat Charlie, and bearded dragon Sunny. Anna
received her A.S. in Veterinary Technology as well as
her B.S. in Business Administration from SUNY Alfred.
Her interests include soccer, reading, canoeing, and
spending time with her family.