saintfrancisanimalhospital - Little River, SC - Our Staff

Saint Francis Animal Hospital

1384 Hwy 17
Little River, SC 29566


Our Staff


Hospital Administrator

Bill joins our staff after moving to South Carolina to be with his wife, Dr. Swanda-Foley. Bill is originally from Nebraska where his family operated a grain and livestock farm.  After graduation from the University of Nebraska (Go Huskers!) with a degree in mechanical engineering, Bill spent several years working for Caterpillar Incorporated.  He then returned home to help with the family farm before meeting Dr. Swanda and migrating South. 


Practice Manager

Orginally from Vermont, Darcel graduated from SUNY Delhi with a degree in veterinary science. She has worked 28 years in the veterinary industry as a licensed technician, practice manager and pharmaceutical rep. She and her husband have 2 children, 8 dogs and 2 cats. They are passionate about breeding German Shepherds and helping provide service dogs to veterans. 


From left to right:  Sharon Marie and Aileen


From left to right:  Jennifer, Tori, Annie (CVT), Jessica, Sharon, and Jordan. Linda is not pictured.