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 and her daughters Chasity and Jana. Her four legged children are Repo, Bailey and Mercedes. 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
Lori 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. Her four legged kids are Pixie, Wilma, Lola and Ozzie. 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 her husband
Devon and their family. Her favorite bible verse is Proverbs 31:25.
Erin LewisVet Assistant
Erin worked here a few years ago as our high school kennel and after attending college has returned to continue her dream of becoming a Veterinary Technician. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband Kyle and their family, friends and her four legged babies.
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.
Dessie WatsonVet Assistant
Dessie joined our hospital in April 2021. When not at work she enjoys fishing and spending time with her husband Mark and all of their animals. Her favorite bible verse is 'Do not fear, for I am with you; Do not be dismayed, for I am your God.' Isaiah 41:10.
Victoria LemoineKennel Tech/ Vet Assistant
Victoria worked here as a student while in high school and has returned to our Lakes Area family. When she is not taking care of our clients babies while they are out of town she takes online college courses. During her down time she loves to shop and spend time with her fur babies. Her favorite saying is 'Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.'
Kileigh IsomKennel Tech
Kileigh is our High School student who cares for our boarders on the weekend. She is a member of the JHS Fishing Team and enjoys fishing and spending time with her family and her pets. Kileighs favorite bible verse is 'Let all that you do be done in love' 1 Corinthians 15:14
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.'
Jana has been a part of our family for several years but has just started working with us before heading off to college. She is a 2021 graduate of Kirbyville High School and the daughter of Sally and Steven Coleman. When not working she loves spending time with her family and her pet Gizmo. Her favorite saying is ' If you get tired, learn to rest, not to quit.
Natalie helps care for the boarders at our hospital. She is a member of the JHS golf, volleyball, soccer and track team. She loves spending time with her friends, family and her pets. Her favorite bible verse is 'Therefore encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing.' Thessalonians 5:11