Our Technicians

Jess Brown:

Jess is a high school graduate of Poplarville High School. He attended Hinds College where he majored in Agriculture and Veterinary Technician, and earned his license as a Certified Veterinary Technician at Mississippi State University. He also attended Pearl Community College where he graduated as a Physical Therapist Assistant. He owns a 5th generation Family Farm in Poplarville, Ms., where they still have the original old stock of “Rakestraw” Pinewoods cattle, “Native” Gulfcoast sheep, Pine Tacky horses, and Longleaf “Yeller Pine” Timber. He has been with Crooked Creek since 2001. He also manages Horse Stomp Ranch, which is a Seedstock ranch for Registered Gray Brahman cattle and Golden Certified F-1 Braford cattle. Jess enjoys all aspects of the cattle industry and also traveling.

Georganna Nutt:

Georganna, C.V.T., graduated from Hinds Community College with a degree in Veterinary Technology in May 2004. She came to work at Crooked Creek Animal Hospital after graduating, working through 2009, and very much likes the exposure that working in a busy mixed animal practice brings. From performing dental exams and cleanings, to assisting with surgeries, Georganna is enjoying providing excellent animal care with many fun and enthusiastic people who feel the same way towards animal health. She previously worked for the University of Mississippi Medical Center, where she appreciated another aspect of animal care, but is very glad to be back in a clinic helping out companion animals.

Morgan Brown:

Morgan is a graduate of Hinds Community College where she obtained her degree in Veterinary Technology. She loves working in a mixed animal practice. She also enjoys riding horses and playing softball on the weekends.

Adrienne McCurdy:

Adrienne started working at Crooked Creek when she was 16 years old. She is a graduate of Hinds Community College where she obtained her Veterinary Technology degree. Adrienne and her husband reside in Scott County along with their two cats. She has a passion for animal dentistry and enjoys working on large animals.

Melinda Pickle:

Melinda lives in Puckett with her husband and four awesome boys. They have horses and dogs. Melinda has always loved animals and enjoys being able to take care of them at the clinic when they are away from home.