DVM Class of 2020 Graduates

Paige AndersonPaige Anderson

Paige Anderson is from Haughton, Louisiana. After graduation, Paige will move to Thatcher, Arizona to be the new associate veterinarian at Desert Cross Veterinary Hospital - a mixed animal general practice.


Harlie ArndtHarlie Barkley Arndt

Harlie Barkley Arndt is from Florence, Alabama. She will be starting at North Alabama Animal Hospital, a small animal practice in Sheffield, Alabama, after graduation.


Ethan BaggettEthan Baggett

Ethan Baggett is from Florence, Alabama. After graduation, he will be returning to his hometown and working at Shoals Area Veterinary Emergency.


Carol BakerCarol Baker

Carol Baker is from St. Louis, Missouri and plans on staying at Mississippi State to further her education as a PhD candidate.


Carly Bardwell-GlinskiCarly Bardwell-Glinski

Carly Bardwell-Glinski is from Grand Rapids, Michigan. After graduation, she plans to move back to Grand Rapids and begin her career as an associate small animal veterinarian at the Animal Medical Center of Wyoming.


Jace BelcherJace Belcher

Jace Belcher was born and raised in Quitman, Mississippi. After graduation, he will be joining a mixed animal practice, Till-Newell Animal Hospital in Meridian, Mississippi as an associate veterinarian.


Heath BelkHeath Belk

Heath Belk is from Jasper, Tennessee. He has accepted a job as a small animal vet at Scenic Hills Veterinary Hospital in Pensacola, Florida.


Blair BennettBlair Bennett

Blair Bennett is from Spearsville, Louisiana. After graduation, she will start a small animal rotating internship at Auburn University.


Katie BibbKatie Claire Bibb

Katie Claire Bibb is from Marshall, Texas. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at a small animal and equine practice at Judson Road Animal Clinic in Longview, Texas.


Samantha BlossomSamantha Blossom

Samantha Blossom is from Eglon, West Virginia. After graduation, she will be joining Sunbury Animal Hospital in Pennsylvania as a mixed animal associate veterinarian.


Lauren BoneeLauren Bonee

Lauren Bonee is from Knoxville, Tennessee. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Village Veterinary Hospital and Dogwood Animal Hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee.


TJ BradyT.J. Brady

T.J. Brady is from Columbia, South Carolina. After graduation, T.J. will be moving to Gainesville, Georgia to work as an associate veterinarian in the small animal practice, Murrayville Veterinary Clinic.


Breanna BrownBreanna Caitlin Brown

Breanna Caitlin Brown grew up on a small farm in Jane Lew, West Virginia. She will be moving to Fort Scott, Kansas in May to work as at Fort Scott Veterinary Center as a predominately large animal veterinarian.


Whitney BrownWhitney Nicole Brown

Whitney Nicole Brown is from Spartanburg, South Carolina. She will be moving back to Spartanburg and starting an associate position at Westside Veterinary Hospital.


Skyler CaldwellSkyler H. Caldwell

Skyler H. Caldwell is from Hattiesburg, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be staying at MSU CVM as a Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Rotating Intern.


Chris CampbellChris Campbell

Chris Campbell is from Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He will be joining Metro Paws Animal Hospital in Dallas, Texas as an associate veterinarian.


Kelsie CampbellKelsie Campbell

Kelsie Campbell was born and raised in Orange County, California. After graduation, she will be joining a small animal general practice, Shackleford Road Veterinary Clinic in Little Rock, Arkansas as an associate veterinarian.


Kellen ChoateKellen Aline Choate

Kellen Aline Choate is from Summit, Mississippi. She will be returning to the area practicing at Brookhaven Animal Hospital as an associate veterinarian seeing small animals. She will also be spending a few days a week seeing large animals at Larkin Veterinary Clinic in Bude, Mississippi.


Krystle ClaytonKrystle Dawn Clayton

Krystle Dawn Clayton is from Potts Camp, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working as an Associate Veterinarian at Horn Lake Animal Hospital in Horn Lake, Mississippi.


Erin CloseErin C. Close

Erin C. Close is from Berkeley Springs, West Virginia. After graduation, Erin will be going to The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine as a Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Rotating Intern.


Acacia CooperAcacia Cooper

Acacia Cooper is from Jackson, Mississippi. She is excited to move back to Jackson to be an associate veterinarian at North State Animal and Bird Hospital.


Gianna CovelliGianna Covelli

Gianna Covelli is from Charleston, West Virginia. After graduation, she plans to pursue a position as a mixed animal veterinarian near Mount Clemens, Michigan.


Blake CrawfordBlake Crawford

Blake Crawford is from Hattiesburg, Mississippi and will be taking a position at Animal Medical Center in Hattiesburg as a small animal practitioner!


Will CrosbyWilliam B. Crosby

William B. Crosby is from Parsons, Tennessee. After graduation, he will remain at MSU-CVM working on his PhD studying antimicrobial resistance in bovine respiratory disease pathogens in Dr. Woolums's lab. He'll also be working for food animal and ambulatory services on the emergency rotation.


Brandon DaileyBrandon S. Dailey

Brandon S. Dailey is from Sherwood, Arkansas. After graduating from MSU-CVM, he plans on returning to Sherwood as an Associate Veterinarian at Kiehl Avenue Animal Clinic.


Madison DunlapMadison Dunlap

Madison Dunlap is from Olive Branch, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Horn Lake Animal Hospital in Horn Lake, Mississippi.


Elissa EyrichElissa B. Eyrich

Elissa B. Eyrich is from Long Beach, Mississippi. She will be working as an associate veterinarian at Ark Animal Clinic in Mobile, AL and Beatline Oaks Veterinary Hospital in Long Beach, Mississippi.


Kristen FrankKristen Frank

Kristen Frank is originally from Old Bridge, New Jersey. She has accepted a position as an associate veterinarian at the Humane Society of San Bernadino in San Bernadino, California where she will be seeing both patients in the clinic and seeing forensic cases involving animal abuse and/or neglect.


Matthew GarrettMatthew Garrett

Matthew Garrett is from Lawrenceville, Georgia. After graduation, he will be an associate veterinarian at Berclair Animal Hospital, a small and exotic animal practice, located in Memphis, Tennessee.


Alli GeorgeAlli George

Alli George is from Memphis, Tennessee. She is returning to her hometown to work as a small animal practitioner at The Pet Hospitals.


Kody GriffinKody W. Griffin

Kody W. Griffin is from Chimes, Arkansas. After graduation from MSU-CVM, he will be heading back to his home state of Arkansas to work as an associate veterinarian at Tucker Creek Veterinary Clinic in Conway, Arkansas.


Kaitlyn HennesseyKaitlyn Hennessey

Kaitlyn Hennessey is from Hattiesburg, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be returning to Hattiesburg to work as an Associate Veterinarian at Animal Medical Center.


Anne Elise HertlAnne Elise Hertl

Anne Elise Hertl is from Hernando, Mississippi. Her location is undecided as of now, but she is wanting to go in to mixed animal practice.


Rachel HolmanRachel Holman

Rachel Holman is from Lake Elsinore, California. She will be moving to Ogden, Utah to work as a small animal veterinarian at a private practice.


Anna HubbellAnna Hubbell

Anna Hubbell is from Beaumont, Texas. She will be going to a 24hr emergency clinic after graduation in Arlington, Texas.


Sam HughesSamantha M. Hughes

Samantha M. Hughes is from Hookstown, Pennsylvania. After graduation, Samantha will be staying at MSU CVM as an anatomic pathology resident.


Jessica JordanJessica Matta Jordan

Jessica Matta Jordan is from San Juan, Puerto Rico. After graduation, she will be moving to Durham, North Carolina to be an associate at Banfield Pet Hospital.


Jenna KrizakJenna H. Krizak

Jenna H. Krizak is originally from Norfolk, Virginia. After graduation, Jenna is headed to Houston, Texas as an associate veterinarian at VCA Jones Road Animal Hospital.


Rebecca LeachRebecca Leach

Rebecca Leach is from Paw Paw, West Virginia. She will be an associate large animal ambulatory veterinarian at Straley Large Animal in Hublersburg, Pennsylvania after graduation.


Emily LloydEmily Kate Lloyd

Emily Kate Lloyd is originally from Madison, Connecticut. She will be going to a small animal practice in Lynn, Massachusetts called North Shore Animal Hospital.


Lexi LoftisLexi Loftis

Lexi Loftis is from Charleston, South Carolina. She will be moving to Atlanta, Georgia to be an associate veterinarian at VCA Peachtree Animal Hospital.


Jeremy LongJeremy Long

Jeremy Long is from Hiram Georgia. After graduation, he will be working as an Associate Veterinarian in Hiram, Georgia at Hiram Animal Hospital.


Robert LoperRobert Thomasson Loper

Robert Thomasson Loper is from Tylertown, Mississippi. After graduation, he will be going to Picayune Veterinary Clinic - a mixed animal practice in Picayune, Mississippi.


Whitney MaloneyWhitney A. Maloney

Whitney A. Maloney is from Little Rock, Arkansas. She will be returning home to the Natural State to provide high quality medicine as a small animal general practitioner at Pinnacle Valley Animal Hospital in the heart of Little Rock.


Sarah McNairSarah McNair

Sarah McNair is from Petal, Mississippi and will be working at Banfield Pet Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi after graduation.


Brandie MillsBrandie Amos Mills

Brandie Amos Mills is from Lunenburg, Massachusetts. She will be moving to Oxford, Mississippi to be an associate veterinarian at Crossroads Animal Hospital.


Alex MooreAlexandria Moore

Alexandria Moore is from Houston, Mississippi. She is still undecided about her destination but is looking into general practice in North MS or Tennessee.


Maj MorganMaj Elizabeth Morgan 

Maj Elizabeth Morgan is from Texarkana, Texas. After graduation, she will be taking an associate veterinarian position in Northern Alabama at a small animal hospital.


Jalin MyrickJalin Myrick

Jalin Myrick is from Petal, Mississippi. She is moving to Valdosta, Georgia after veterinary school to practice as an associate veterinarian at Northside Animal Hospital, a small animal general practice.


Jessica NelsonJessica Nelson

Jessica Nelson is from Woodbridge, Virginia. Her interest is in shelter medicine / low cost care. After graduation, she will be practicing at Help For Animals in Huntington, West Virginia.


Caitlyn OutlawCaitlyn Outlaw

Caitlyn Outlaw is from Madison, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Countryside Animal Hospital of Hot Springs in Hot Springs, Arkansas.


Kelsie PennyKelsie Penny

Kelsie Penny is from Memphis, Tennessee. and received her undergraduate degree at Mississippi State University. She will be staying in the southeast close to family as an Associate Veterinarian at Briarwood Animal Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas.


Carly PiersonCarly Pierson

Carly Pierson is from Hampton, New Jersey. After graduation, she will be moving to Long Island, New York to become the newest Shelter Veterinarian at North Shore Animal League America.


Courtney RansomCourtney Ransom

Courtney Ransom is from Mt. Hope, Alabama. After graduation she plans on working at Moulton Veterinary Hospital which is a mixed animal clinic in Alabama as well as do some ambulatory work.


Logan RealLogan Christopher Real

Logan Christopher Real is originally from Pembroke Pines, Florida. He will be moving to Fort Walton Beach, Florida to join Friendship Animal Hospital as an associate veterinarian.


Reece RobertsonReece Watts Robertson

Reece Watts Robertson is from Jackson Mississippi. He has accepted a position at Mannsdale Animal Clinic in Madison Mississippi.


Basitiana RodebaughBastiana Rodebaugh

Bastiana Rodebaugh is from Winchester Virginia, and will be an associate veterinarian at First Equine Veterinary Services based in Mobile, Alabama.


Gabrielle RubleGabrielle Ruble

Gabrielle Ruble is from Parkersburg, West Virgnia. She took a position as a small animal associate veterinarian at VCA Findlay Animal Hospital in Findlay, Ohio.


Jaime RutterJaime Rutter

Jaime Rutter is from Hanover, Pennsylvania. After graduation, she will be remaining at MSU-CVM as a postdoctoral researcher in the National Bio and Agro Defense Facility Workforce Development Program.


Juliana SantiagoJuliana Santiago

Juliana Santiago is from Franklin, Tennessee. She will be returning to Nashville to work as an associate veterinarian at Countryside Animal Hospital, a small animal veterinary practice in Mt. Juliet Tennessee.


Jessica SaundersJessica N. Saunders

Jessica N. Saunders is from Hurricane, West Virginia. After graduation, she will be working as a small animal veterinarian in Lynchburg, Virginia at Peaks View Animal Hospital.


Margaret SaveranceMargaret Saverance

Margaret Saverance is from Florence, South Carolina. After graduation, she will return to her hometown to be the new associate veterinarian at Hewitt Animal Hospital - a small animal general practice.


Haleigh SchreckengostHaleigh Schreckengost 

Haleigh Schreckengost is from Princeton, West Virginia. After graduation from MSU-CVM, she will be heading back to her home state of West Virginia to work as a small animal associate veterinarian at Ripley Paws in Ripley, West Virginia.


Alex ShealyAlexander Shealy

Alexander Shealy is from Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Alex will be a Clinical Instructor on the shelter medicine team at MSU CVM and support a partnership between the Oktibbeha County Humane Society Animal Shelter and MSU.


Jessica ShermanJessica Sherman

Jessica Sherman is from Laurel, Mississippi. After graduation, she is excited to move close to home in Petal, MS, where she is looking into small animal general practice in the Petal/Hattiesburg/Laurel area.


Kim SimpsonKimberly Simpson

Kimberly Simpson is from Murrieta, California. After graduation, she will be working as an Associate Veterinarian at Banfield Pet Hospital in Orange, California.


Thad SkinnerThad Ellis Skinner

Thad Ellis Skinner is from Philadelphia, Mississippi, and plans on moving back to his hometown after graduation to work as an associate veterinarian at Northside Animal Clinic, treating both large and small animals.


Ashley StephensAshley Stephens

Ashley Stephens is from Hot Springs, Arkansas. After graduation, she will be taking an associate veterinarian position in her hometown at a small animal hospital.


Ellen TarrantEllen Ashley Tarrant

Ellen Ashley Tarrant is originally from New Albany, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be moving to Hattiesburg, MS to work as a mixed animal associate veterinarian at All Animal Clinic in Oak Grove.


Alexis TentlerAlexis Tentler

Alexis Tentler is from Highland Village, Texas. After graduation from MSU CVM she plans to pursue a position as an Associate Veterinarian for a mixed animal practice.


Kelsey TraylorKelsey Traylor

Kelsey Traylor is originally from Richmond, Virginia. After graduation she is excited to be heading back to her home state to join VCA Boulevard Animal Hospital as an Associate Veterinarian.


Hannah UrigHannah E. Urig

Hannah E. Urig is from Sandusky, Ohio. She will be continuing at Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine as a Population Medicine resident.


Megan ViolandMegan M. Violand

Megan M. Violand is from Moorpark, California. After graduation, she will be moving to Hollister, California for an Equine Sports Medicine Internship with Central Cost Veterinary Clinic.


Amanda WaddleAmanda Waddle

Amanda Waddle is from Hattiesburg, MS, and will be joining BluePearl in Louisville, KY as an emergency veterinarian through their EmERge Program.


Chase WaldripThomas Chase Waldrip

Thomas Chase Waldrip is from Southaven, Mississippi. After graduation, he will be returning home to Southaven where he will be working as an associate veterinarian at Precious Paws Animal Hospital.


Amber WalkerAmber Walker

Amber Walker is from Jamison, Pennsylvania. After graduation, she will be moving to Doylestown, Pennsylvania to be an associate veterinarian at Doylestown Animal Medical Clinic, a small animal general practice.


Kiley WalkerKiley Walker

Kiley Walker is from Butler, Pennsylvania. After graduation, she will be going to Billings, Montana to work as an associate small animal and exotics veterinarian with Yellowstone Valley Veterinarians.


Christina WeiseChristina T. Weise

Christina T. Weise is from North Augusta, South Carolina. She and her husband will be moving to Augusta, Georgia where she will be an associate small animal veterinarian at Westside Animal Hospital.


Austin WhitmonAustin Whitmon

Austin Whitmon is from Mooreville, Mississippi. After graduation, he will be moving to Ogallala, Nebraska to be the new associate veterinarian at Animal Clinic & Pharmacy of Ogallala, Nebraska and Julesburg, Colorado - a mixed animal general practice, practicing predominantly beef cattle medicine.


Carley WigleyCarley Wigley

Carley Wigley is from Petal, Mississippi. She will be moving to Tampa, Florida for a Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Rotating Internship at BluePearl Veterinary Partners while working on building her own Mixed and Exotic Animal Clinic in Denison, TX.


Jessica WigleyJessica Wigley

Jessica Wigley grew up in Williamsburg, Virginia. After graduation, she will be working as a full-time small animal veterinarian at Soundside Animal Hospital in Navarre, Florida.


Amy WilcoskyAmy L. Wilcosky

Amy L. Wilcosky is from Seminary, Mississippi. After graduation, she is excited to be moving to South Carolina to start her career as a mixed animal associate veterinarian at the Animal Hospital of Kingstree.


Rachel WilsonRachel Marie Wilson

Rachel Marie Wilson is from Pearl, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working as a Mixed-Animal, Associate Veterinarian at Crooked Creek Animal Hospital in Pelahatchie, Mississippi.


Joshlyn WinsteadJoshlyn Martin Winstead

Joshlyn Martin Winstead is from Lexington, Mississippi. After graduation, she be working at  Animal Emergency & Referral Center in Flowood, Mississippi starting in June.


James YatesJames Lucas Yates IV

James Lucas Yates, the fourth is from Olive Branch, Mississippi. After graduation, James will be working as an associate veterinarian at the Tupelo Small Animal Hospital. Additionally, James and his wife, Sarah, will welcome their daughter (Olivia) into the world this June.


Jessica ZehrJessica Sumner Zehr

Jessica Sumner Zehr is from Jackson, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be beginning a Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Rotating Internship at Veterinary Specialty Center of Seattle.


Tara ZentnerTara Nadine Zentner

Tara Nadine Zentner is from Alburtis, Pennsylvania. She is excited to return to Pennsylvania and work in food animal and equine medicine following graduation.