Welcome & Congrats to Our New Team Members

Welcome & Congrats to Our New Team Members

June 22, 2021

Summer is here and along with it came some wonderful new additions to our team. We’re thrilled to welcome the following team members: 

Kelli Connors, Payroll Associate

Kelli Connors – Kelli, who comes to us from Emmanuel College where she served as the Associate Director of Student Center Support Services, has joined the VetCor family as a payroll associate.

Ethan Peterson, Financial Analyst

Ethan Peterson – Ethan, who arrived at VetCor by way of TraceLink where he worked as a data analyst, now serves as our financial analyst. 

Sarah Bigelow, School Recruiting Program Manager

Sarah Bigelow – Sarah, who has joined the VetCor family as our school recruiting program manager, comes to us from Capital One where she served as senior campus recruiter.

John Prindiville, Corporate Counsel

John Prindiville – John, who comes to us from Buyers Edge Platform where he served as a corporate generalist, has joined VetCor as our corporate counsel.

Sally Thompson, Recruiter

Sally – Sally has joined the VetCor family as a recruiter after working as a talent advisor for Nestle Purina.

Samantha Stacy, Practice Acquisition Manager

Samantha – Samantha, who comes to us from Vet-1-1 where she served as a sales account manager, has joined VetCor as a practice acquisition manager.

Congratulations are in order for these team members who advanced their careers and took on new roles to better serve our practices!

Cesar Molina, Regional Manager

Cesar Molina – Cesar, former hospital manager of Southern California Veterinary Hospital & Animal Skin Clinic, has been promoted to regional manager of California.

Anastasia O'Brien, Junior Paralegal

Anastasia O'Brien – Anastasia has stepped up to the plate and taken on a new role as our junior paralegal.


Dr. Richard Jankowski – The Chief of Staff Advisor at Clementon Animal Hospital in Clementon, NJ, Dr. Jankowski recently became a member of VetCor's vet leader team.


Congratulations to Our New Grad Hires

We'd also like to congratulate the following new hires who recently graduated from veterinary school:

  • Abby Mallek, Countryside Veterinary Clinic, New Richmond, WI (University of Minnesota) 
  • Allison Ingram, Elk Creek Animal Hospital, Fisherville, KY (Auburn University)
  • Brianna Swierk, Lincoln Animal Hospital, Lincoln, RI (University of Prince Edward Island)
  • Brittany Weicht, Inwood Animal Center, Inwood, WV (Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine)
  • Connie Carbonell, Earlysville Animal Hospital, Earlysville, VA (University of Florida)
  • Destiny Ross, Stark Animal Hospital, Canton, OH (University of Wisconsin)
  • Elizabeth Laquirdara, Hudson Animal Hospital, Hudson, MA (Tufts University)
  • Gabrielle Fry, Jennings Veterinarians, North Vernon, IN (Purdue University)
  • George Shichen, New Baltimore Animal Hospital, New Baltimore, NY (Midwestern University)
  • Greg Kidd, Sturbridge Animal Hospital, Sturbridge, MA (Tufts University)
  • Hailee West, Apple Grove Veterinary Care, Charlotte, MI (Michigan State University)
  • Jennifer Gajeski, Silver Spring Animal Wellness Center, Glendale, WI (University of Wisconsin)
  • Jennifer Jahn, Clementon Animal Hospital, Clementon, NJ, (University of Illinois)
  • Kayleigh Hagenhoff, Creve Coeur Animal Hospital, Creve Coeur, MO (University of Missouri)
  • Lauren Davis, HealthPointe Veterinary Clinic, Duncan, SC (University of Georgia)
  • Logan Bauman, Mount Vernon Animal Hospital, Mt. Vernon, OH (The Ohio State University)
  • Makenzie Costner, Richmond Veterinary Clinic, Richmond, KY (Auburn University)
  • Margaret Virnich, Portage Veterinary Clinic, Portage, WI (University of Wisconsin)
  • Megan Hodge, Nevada Veterinary Clinic, Nevada, MO (Colorado State University)
  • Meghan Dillon, Creve Coeur Animal Hospital, Creve Coeur, MO (University of Missouri)
  • Michael Dean, Royston Animal Hospital, Royston, GA (Ross University)
  • Monica Valente, Columbus Central Veterinary Hospital, Columbus, NJ (University of Florida)
  • Olivia Court, Ashland Animal Hospital, Ashland, MA (Tufts University)
  • Patchouli Ferguson, Veterinary Center at Fishhawk, Lithia, FL (University of Florida)
  • Rebecca Mangan, Ani-Mall Pet Hospital, Middletown, NY (University of Tennessee)
  • Sarah Fischer, Golf-Mil Veterinary Clinic, Niles, IL (University of Wisconsin)
  • Sophia Lantz, Advantage Veterinary Center, High Ridge, MO (The Ohio State University)
  • Stephanie Crawford, Stratford Hills Veterinary Center, Richmond, VA (Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine)
  • Tara Durkin, Pet's Best Friend Veterinary Hospital, Levittown, PA (St. George's University)
  • Taylor Darwin, Red Bank Animal Hospital, Chattanooga, TN (Tuskegee University)
  • Zachary Shute, Torrington Animal Hospital, Torrington, CT (University of Missouri) 

We're so happy these talented individuals have decided to join and/or grow within the VetCor family. These changes and additions will help position us all for continued success and growth this year - and we couldn't be more excited. 

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