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, Ellie and Dizzy. 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 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.
Lillie AarantVet Assistant
Lillie joined our hospital in April 2017. She enjoys spending time with her kids and creating vinyl decal creations for t-shirts. Her favorite saying is 'Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game'.
She enjoys hiking, reading, puzzles, listening to music and spending time with her Mom, Stephanie. She has two Boston Terriers named Cookie and Demi and a kitty named Mona. Her favorite bible verse is Proverbs 31:25.
Mystery SmithVet Assistant
Mystery joined our hospital in August of 2018. She enjoys spending time with her family and four legged babies. Her hobby is pet photography and her favorite saying is...If you want to go fast, walk alone. If you want to go far, walk together.
Sherry joined our office in November 2018. She enjoys spending time with family and friends. Her four legged babies are Buddy, Jiggy Kiwi and Kitty.
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.