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Sherrie just recently celebrated her 17th anniversary working in the veterinary profession. Sherrie became a team member at Springfield Veterinary Center in 2003. Sherrie enjoys all aspects of her job, but she especially enjoys welcoming clients to SVC and helping them with any questions or concerns they may have.
Sherrie lives with her husband, Randy. They share their home with four dogs; Stella,Olive, Athena and Lainey and one cat, Callie. In addition to their already full home, Sherrie and Randy have two rats; Hyacinth and Violet,a bird named Morticia, and a backyard pond full of goldfish. Sherrie and Randy have one son, Trent, who lives in Kansas City. Sherrie is also an artist who works with acrylics, watercolor and mixed media. Sherrie volunteers with Boxer-Schnauzer Rescue of the Ozarks and with the Northern Cherokee Nation
Lisa entered the veterinary profession in 2001 and became a team member at Springfield Veterinary Center in 2003. She has learned many skills throughout her time in the field: she not only enjoys the more technical side of her job, but also educating clients on cat behaviors and setting up weight loss programs for pets. Lisa lives with her lab mix Zeke, Raine the Giant Schnauzer and four crazy felines, Precious, Simon, Fidgit and P-nut. Lisa is also an avid motorcyclist and yoga teacher.
Sara McCarter has been employed at Springfield Veterinary Center since 2008. Sara graduated from OTC in 2008 with her AS in Business and Marketing. Sara and her husband, Greg, have one daugter, Kallie, and one daughter on the way! They also share their home with two dogs, Luke and Ula, and three cats, Howie, Stitch and Leon. Sara fostered for Boxer/Schnauzer Rescue of the Ozarks until she became a foster failure and adopted Ula. Sara's hobbies include photography, gardening and hanging out with her family at the lake.
Lindy has been with Springfield Veterinary Center since 2012. She has worked in the veterinary profession since 2008. She enjoys tending to hospitalized patients and helping them to feel more comfortable while staying at the clinic. She and her husband, Doug, share their home with 1 cat (Triple) and 2 dogs (Jäger and Max). Lindy’s hobbies include camping, fishing, and snuggling with her fur kids at home.
Emily is the newest member of the SVC team. She is a recent graduate from Mizzou with a degree in Wildlife Sciences and is interested in conservation education. She has always loved working with animals and is very happy to have a job that allows her to help them every day. Emily lives with her boyfriend Jesus, and is kept busy with their newest family member, Daisy, a Chihuahua mix puppy. Her other hobbies include swimming, painting and enjoying the outdoors.