Meet Our Staff.........
Molly ParsonsOffice Secretary
Molly joined Lakes Area Veterinary Hospital in February 1986. She believes one cannot work somewhere as long as she has at Lakes Area and not enjoy what you do. 'It is a very rewarding place to be. My coworkers are my extended family.' Molly's hobbies include photography and spending time with her husband, Todd, son, Justin and daughter in law, Haley, daughter, Katy and son-in-law, Larry. Molly's four legged babies are Shirley, Charlie, Sherman and Ellie. Molly's favorite bible verse is, 'Trust in the Lord with all your heart' - Proverbs 3:5. Molly and Todd are the proud Grandparents of Parker and Addison.
Sally began working at our hospital in March 2016 as a receptionist. She enjoys spending time with her husband Stephen 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 began working at Lakes Area in September 2013. She enjoys spending time on her farm 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
Amelia has been with Lakes Area since July 2013. 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 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 has been with us since January 2012. She received her degree at the Vet Tech Institute of Houston. She is the first Registered Technician we have employed so we look forward to seeing what she can offer for our patients. She enjoys riding horses and spending time with family, friends and husband Jeremy. Dana's four legged babies are Mia, Boss and Jack.
She enjoys hiking, reading, puzzles, listening to music and spending time with her family. She has three Boston Terriers named Cookie and Demi and Tyson. Her favorite bible verse is Proverbs 31:25.
Erin WiseVet Assistant
Erin joined our hospital in December 2018. She 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 family, friends and her four legged baby, Nola.
Julia HouseVet Assistant
Julia joined our hospital in March of 2019. She enjoys spending time with her kids and grand kids and her pet Sasha. Her hobbies are reading, kayaking and traveling. Her favorite saying is 'Prayer soothes the soul.'
Sara SaenzVet Assistant
Sara joined our hospital in April 2019. She enjoys spending time with her family and her four-legged babies. She also enjoys drawing, writing and crafting. Working in the Veterinary field is a dream of hers and we look forward to helping her fulfill that dream.
Keri ShaheenVet Assistant
Keri joined our hospital in June of 2019. She has 20 years experience in the Veterinary field. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her husband David, daughter Hayley and her four legged babies, Remi, Rusty, Darla, Happy, Bliss and Macy.