Meet Our Staff.........
Molly ParsonsOffice Secretary
Molly believes one cannot work somewhere as long as she has at Lakes Area Vet and not enjoy what you do. 'It is a very rewarding place to be. My coworkers are my extended family.' When not at work she loves spending time with her husband Todd and their kids and grand kids. Molly's four legged babies are Shirley, Maggie, Charlie, Sherman and Ellie. Molly's favorite bible verse is, 'Trust in the Lord with all your heart' - Proverbs 3:5.
When you step into our hospital Sally is there to greet you with a big smile. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her husband Steven, her daughters Chasity and Jana and her four legged children. Her words to live by are 'Faith can move mountains. But don't be surprised if God hands you a shovel.'
Lorie BakerCertified Vet Assistant- Level 2/Kennel
Lorie is our friendly and helpful kennel/tech. When not at work she enjoys spending time at the beach with her husband Robby, going to flea markets, traveling and horseback riding. She has several dogs, horses, cows and a cat. The Serenity Prayer are the words she lives by.
Amelia Willoughby ThompsonCertified Veterinary Assistant-Level 2/Surgery
Amelia is our surgical assistant. She loves traveling, attending Nascar events and spending time with her husband Thomas and her kids Zachary, Klayton and Haley. Amelia is a hometown girl with a Bachelors Degree in Biology. Her favorite saying is ' If you stand for nothing, you will fall for anything:.
Dana McClellandRVT-Registered Vet Tech
Dana received her degree at the Vet Tech Institute of Houston. She enjoys riding horses and spending time with family, friends and husband Jeremy and their son Collin. She has two very spoiled four legged babies named Mia Ann and Dusty.
When you step into our hospital you are greeted with a big smile by Bri and most days kisses from her Boston babies Demi Love and Tyson James. When not at work she enjoys going to the lake, hiking, reading, puzzles, listening to music and spending time with friends
and family. Her favorite bible verse is Proverbs 31:25.
Sara SaenzVet Assistant
Sara has always dreamed of working in the Veterinary field and we are helping her fulfill that dream. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her family and her four-legged babies. She also enjoys drawing, writing and crafting.
Karen SweeneyVet Assistant
Karen is one of our caring vet assistants. When not at work she loves fishing, 4 wheeling, horseback riding and spending time with family , friends and her many pets. Her favorite verse is 'Live life to the fullest. Love like there is no tomorrow'.
Marsha is one of our friendly and helpful receptionist. When not at work she enjoys gardening and spending time with her husband Scott and their four legged babies Betty, Reggie and Jasper. Her favorite bible verse is from Jeremiah 29:11. 'For I know the plans I have for you' declares the Lord 'plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.'
Hailey ReedVet Assistant
Hailey is one of our helpful vet assistants. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her family and helping her Paw Paw on the farm. Her bible verse to live by is 'For we live by faith, not by sight.' 2 Corinthians 5:7
Kylie JonesKennel Tech
Kylie is one of out amazing team of girls who care for our boarders. When not at work or school she enjoys theater, sewing and like any girl, shopping. She loves to laugh and enjoys her family, friends and all her pets.
Keri ShaheenVet Assistant
Keri is a bright spot in our LAVH family. She always greets you with a smile and makes our clients and their pets feel at home. In her time off she loves to shop and spend time with her family and their pets.