DVM Class of 2021 Graduates

Jake AdkinsJake Adkins

Jake Adkins is from Walls, Mississippi. After graduation, he will be working as an emergency clinician at MedVet in Mobile, Alabama.


Sara AmportSara Amport

Sara Amport is from Mantua, Ohio. After graduation, she will be working as a small animal general practitioner at Suburban Veterinary Clinic in Maple Heights, Ohio.


Pasarin AujchariyapiromPasarin Aujchariyapirom

Pasarin Aujchariyapirom is from Thailand. After graduation, she will be moving to Franklin, Indiana to work as an associate veterinarian at Hillview Veterinary Clinic.


Nicole BakerNicole Baker

Nicole Baker is from Kennesaw, Georgia. After graduation she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Columbia Veterinary Hospital in The Dalles, Oregon.


Sarah Ann BakerSarah Ann Baker

Sarah Ann Baker is from Marietta, Georgia. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Oasis Animal Hospital in Chandler, Arizona.


Madeline BaliusMadeline Balius

Madeline Balius is from Madison, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be moving to Colorado Springs, Colorado to work as an emergency veterinarian at Powers Pet Emergency and Specialty.


Robyn Ann BeattieRobyn Ann Beattie

Robyn Ann Beattie is from Little Rock, Arkansas. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Cats Only in Columbus, Ohio.


Nicole BlankenshipNicole Blankenship

Nicole Blankenship is from Ripley, West Virginia. After graduation, she will be moving back to Ripley to work as an associate veterinarian at Jackson Animal Clinic.


Haley BrazellHaley Brazell

Haley Brazell is from Gaston, South Carolina. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Midlands Veterinary Practice in Columbia, South Carolina.


Clare BrownClare Brown

Clare Brown is from Grapevine, Texas. After graduation, she will be staying at MSU CVM as an anatomic pathology resident.


Haven BynumHaven Bynum

Haven Bynum is from Laurel, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working at Gluckstadt Animal Hospital in Madison, Mississippi.


Brenna CarlisleBrenna Carlisle

Brenna Carlisle is from Jewett, Texas. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Buffalo Animal Hospital in Buffalo, Texas.


Sara CelecSara Celec

Sara Celec is from Virginia Beach, Virginia. After graduation, she will be moving back to Virginia Beach to work as an associate veterinarian at Banfield Pet Hospital.


Teresa ChapmanTeresa Chapman

Teresa Chapman is from Farmhaven, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Woodland Veterinary Center in Michigan City, Indiana.


Rebecca CobbRebecca Cobb

Rebecca Cobb is from Senatobia, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Senatobia Animal Hospital.


Kara CobunKara E. Cobun

Kara E. Cobun is from Tunnelton, West Virginia. After graduation, she will be focusing on feline veterinary care at Cheat Lake Animal Hospital in Morgantown, West Virginia.


Price ColemanPrice Coleman

Price Coleman is from Corinth, Mississippi. After graduation, he will be staying in Starkville to work as an associate veterinarian at Smith Animal Hospital.


Andrew CoxAndrew Cox

Andrew Cox is from Birmingham, Alabama. After graduation, Andrew will be moving to Collierville, Tennessee to work with The Pet Hospitals.


Natalie DanielNatalie Daniel

Natalie Daniel is from Bolivar, Tennessee. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Huntingdon Animal Clinic in Huntingdon, Tennessee.


Nancy DavisNancy Davis

Nancy Davis is from Kenton, Tennessee. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at All Creatures Veterinary Clinic in Tullahoma, Tennessee.


David DispenzaDavid Dispenza

David Dispenza is from Wellington, Ohio. After graduation, he will be working as an associate veterinarian at Dwain L. Smith DVM in Fitzgerald, Georgia.


Jacob DixJacob Dix

Jacob Dix is from Gulfport, Mississippi. After graduation, he will be working as an associate veterinarian at Elmore Road Veterinary Clinic in Southaven, Mississippi.


Gunnar DunnamGunnar Dunnam

Gunnar Dunnam is from Ripley, Mississippi. After graduation, he will begin a poultry medicine residency at the Mississippi State Poultry Research and Diagnostic Lab in Pearl, Mississippi.


Casey Lynn Rockwell DurfeyCasey Lynn Rockwell Durfey

Casey Lynn Rockwell Durfey is from Adrian, Michigan. After graduation, she will be moving to Vancouver, Washington to work as an associate veterinarian at VCA East Mill Plain Animal Hospital.


Anika EidsonAnika Eidson

Anika Eidson is from White House, Tennessee. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at The Pet Hospitals in Collierville, Tennessee.


Lindsey Marie ElswickLindsey Marie Elswick

Lindsey Marie Elswick is from Shady Spring, West Virginia. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Cheat Lake Animal Hospital in Morgantown, West Virginia.


Audrey Anne EstessAudrey Anne Estess

Audrey Anne Estess is from Clinton, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working at Flowood Pet Hospital in Flowood, Mississippi.


Hannah FinneyHannah N. Finney

Hannah N. Finney is from Huntington, West Virgnia. After graduation, she will be moving to Ohio to work as an associate veterinarian with Advanced Veterinary Services in the Chesapeake area.


Bethany FoustBethany Foust

Bethany Foust is from Franklin, Pennsylvania. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Seven Fields Veterinary Hospital in Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania.


Alexandra FrankovichAlexandra Frankovich

Alexandra Frankovich is from San Clemente, California. After graduation, she will begin an anatomic pathology residency at Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine.


Hailey FreemanHailey Freeman

Hailey Freeman is from Sulphur, Louisiana. After graduation, she will be working at Neighborhood Veterinary Center in Groves, Texas.


Bethany Renee GrangerBethany Renee Granger

Bethany Renee Granger is from Grantsville, Maryland. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at North Branch Animal Hospital in Cumberland, Maryland.


Kirstie Rose HarrisKirstie Rose Harris

Kirstie Rose Harris is from Houston, Texas. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Friendswood Animal Clinic in Friendswood, Texas.


Annie Kate HerlongAnnie Kate Herlong

Annie Kate Herlong is from Lugoff, South Carolina. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Spears Creek Veterinary Clinic in Columbia, South Carolina.


Brook HudsonBrook Hudson

Brook Hudson is from Southlake, Texas. After graduation, she will be working at a small animal practice in Denton, Texas.


Nicole Irizarry-LarriuzNicole Irizarry-Larriuz

Nicole Irizarry-Larriuz is from Puerto Rico. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Thunderbird Animal Hospital and Alliance Animal Health in Norman, Oklahoma.


Robyn JollyRobyn Jolly

Robyn Jolly is from Birmingham, Alabama. After graduation, she will stay at MSU CVM to complete a small animal rotating internship.


Kaitlyn JunkinKaitlyn Junkin

Kaitlyn Junkin is from Grenada, Mississippi. After graduation, she will begin a small animal rotating internship at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine.


Amy KimbleAmy Kimble

Amy Kimble is from Brookhaven, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working as a small animal practitioner at The Pet Hospitals in Memphis, Tennessee.


Kimberly Ann KlunkKimberly Ann Klunk

Kimberly Ann Klunk is from Magnolia, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working at Camellia City Animal Hospital in McComb, Mississippi.


Megan Whitney KuenastMegan Whitney Kuenast

Megan Whitney Kuenast is from Austin, Texas. After graduation, she will be moving back to Austin to work as an associate veterinarian at VCA Lakeline Animal Hospital.


Chris KurtzChris Kurtz

Chris Kurtz is from Vicksburg, Mississippi. After graduation, he will be working as an associate veterinarian at Scenic Hills Veterinary Hospital in Pensacola, Florida.


Mary Hannah LawrenceMary Hannah Lawrence

Mary Hannah Lawrence is from Hattiesburg, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be moving back to Hattiesburg to work as an associate small animal veterinarian at Pine Belt Veterinary Hospital.


Hamilton LenceHamilton Lence

Hamilton Lence is from Tupelo, Mississippi. After graduation, he will begin a small animal rotating internship at Oklahoma Veterinary Specialists in Tulsa, Oklahoma.


Caitlin LightCaitlin Light

Caitlin Light is from Birmingham, Alabama. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Woodland Animal Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia.


Kara MajorsKara Majors

Kara Majors is from Lexington, South Carolina. After graduation, she will begin a small animal rotating internship at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine.


Shaira L. Rivera MartínezShaira L. Rivera Martínez

Shaira L. Rivera Martínez is from Arecibo, Puerto Rico. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Banfield Pet Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi.


Savannah MatthewsSavannah Matthews

Savannah Matthews is from Gulfport, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be moving to Pensacola, Florida to work as an associate veterinarian at Navy Boulevard Animal Hospital.


Molly McAdamsMolly McAdams

Molly McAdams is from Brownsville, Tennessee. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at The Pet Hospitals in Memphis, Tennessee.


Sydney McConnellSydney M. McConnell

Sydney M. McConnell is from Brandon, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Rowlett Veterinary Clinic in Rowlett, Texas.


Brian McCoyBrian McCoy

Brian McCoy is from Logan, West Virginia. After graduation, he will be working with the US Army Veterinary Corps in Fort Hood, Texas.


Rachel McKinnerneyRachel McKinnerney

Rachel McKinnerney is from Tampa, Florida. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Sand Lake Animal Clinic in Orlando, Florida.


Christine MesecherChristine Mesecher

Christine Mesecher is from Richmond, Texas. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Animal Medical Clinic in Kingsville, Texas.


Kaylee MoogKaylee Moog

Kaylee Moog is from York County, Pennsylvania. After graduation, she is heading back to Pennsylvania to work at Neffsville Veterinary Clinic.


Charlee Kathleen MulliganCharlee Kathleen Mulligan

Charlee Kathleen Mulligan is from Jackson, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working at the Animal Emergency and Referral Center in Flowood, Mississippi while continuing to pursue her PhD.


Katelynn NelsonKatelynn Nelson

Katelynn Nelson is from Fayetteville, North Carolina. After graduation, she will be moving back to Fayetteville to work as an associate veterinarian at Riverbark Veterinary Hospital at Northgate.


Mekayla Mekara NordenMekayla Mekara Norden

Mekayla Mekara Norden is from Hilliard, Florida. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at The Cat Doctors in Tampa, Florida.


Travis NotoTravis Noto

Travis Noto is from Kenner, Louisiana. After graduation, he plans to move to Berthoud, Colorado and work in exotic animal medicine.


Aaron OldanieAaron Oldanie

Aaron Oldanie is from Lemont, Illinois. After graduation, he will be working as an associate veterinarian at South Tampa Veterinary Care in Tampa, Florida.


Beth OrrBeth Orr

Beth Orr is from Dyersburg, Tennessee. After graduation, she will be moving to Taft, Texas to work as an associate veterinarian at Cross Point Veterinary Clinic.


Samantha Sanders OswaldSamantha Sanders Oswald

Samantha Sanders Oswald is from Barnwell, South Carolina. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Dogwood Animal Hospital in Barnwell, South Carolina.


Danielle OvertonDanielle Overton

Danielle Overton is from Boca Raton, Florida. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Hahira Veterinary Clinic in Hahira, Georgia.


Monica Kay PeeblesMonica Kay Peebles

Monica Kay Peebles is from Indianapolis, Indiana. After graduation, she will be working as an emergency veterinarian at Wilson Veterinary Hospital in Romeo, Michigan.


Sarah PhillipsSarah Phillips

Sarah Phillips is from Beaver, West Virginia. After graduation, she will be moving back to West Virginia to work as an associate veterinarian at Valley Equine Associates in Charles Town.


Emily Kathryn PulliamEmily Kathryn Pulliam

Emily Kathryn Pulliam is from Sarasota, Florida. After graduation, she will begin an internship at Ocala Equine Hospital in Ocala, Florida.


Gabrielle RandsGabrielle Rands

Gabrielle Rands is from Lawrenceville, Georgia. After graduation, she will begin a clinical nutrition internship at Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine in Manhattan, Kansas.


Casey-Lynn Jarrell RayCasey-Lynn Jarrell Ray

Casey-Lynn Jarrell Ray is from New Orleans, Louisiana. After graduation, she will be working as an Army Veterinary Officer in Fort Campbell, Kentucky.


Leslie Reed-JonesLeslie Reed-Jones

Leslie Reed-Jones is from Tupelo, Mississippi. After graduation, she will begin a small animal rotating internship at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine.


Dallas RileyDallas Riley

Dallas Riley is from Meridian, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be staying at MSU CVM as a population medicine resident while pursuing her master’s degree.


Kasey LucoreKasey Rito-Lucore

Kasey Rito-Lucore is from Bay St. Louis, Mississippi. After graduation, she will begin a rotating internship at VCA Hollywood Animal Hospital in Hollywood, Florida.


Shelby RogersShelby Rogers

Shelby Rogers is from Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. After graduation, she will be moving to Lincolnton, North Carolina to work as an associate veterinarian at Lincolnton Animal Hospital.


Laura RottenberkLaura Rottenberk

Laura Rottenberk is from Oswego, New York. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Southpaw Animal Hospital in Tampa, Florida.


Katie SanfordKatie Sanford

Katie Sanford is from Decatur, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Theodore Veterinary Hospital in Mobile, Alabama.


Lindsey SchmeiserLindsey Schmeiser

Lindsey Schmeiser is from Dunkirk, Maryland. After graduation, she will begin a small animal rotating internship at WestVet Emergency and Specialty Care in Boise, Idaho.


Maria SchwartzMaria Schwartz

Maria Schwartz is from Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Magnolia Veterinary Hospital in Anderson, South Carolina.


Aumbriel SchwirianAumbriel Schwirian

Aumbriel Schwirian is from Jackson, Mississippi. After graduation she will be staying at MSU and working as a laboratory animal clinician.


Taylor SheleyTaylor Sheley

Taylor Sheley is from Sardis, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working at Animal Medical Center of Hernando in Hernando, Mississippi.


Hannah SimmonsHannah C. Simmons

Hannah C. Simmons is form Cox’s Mills, West Virginia. After graduation, she will be moving to Loudonville, Ohio to work as an associate veterinarian at Byland Animal Hospital.


Nicholas SmithNicholas Smith

Nicholas Smith is from Millstone, West Virginia. After graduation, he will be working as an associate veterinarian at Kirkpatrick Animal Hospital in West Virginia.


Tobi Ku SonesTobi Ku Sones

Tobi Ku Sones is from Los Angeles, California. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Bottletree Animal Hospital in Oxford, Mississippi.


Deanna Michelle TheadDeanna Michelle Thead

Deanna Michelle Thead is from Starkville, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at The Pet Clinic in Biloxi, Mississippi.


Beatriz VélezBeatriz Vélez

Beatriz Vélez is from Aibonito, Puerto Rico. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at VCA Tanglewood in Austin, Texas.


Maria VercelliMaria Vercelli

Maria Vercelli is from Wilmington, Illinois. After graduation, she will be working as an associate veterinarian at Black Forest Veterinary Clinic in Colorado Springs, Colorado.


Josh VowellJosh Vowell

Josh Vowell is from Taylorsville, Mississippi. After graduation, he will be moving back to Taylorsville to work as an associate veterinarian at Leaf River Veterinary Clinic.


Misty Rose WalshMisty Rose Walsh

Misty Rose Walsh is from Morgantown, West Virginia. After graduation, she will be moving back to Morgantown to work as an emergency veterinarian at Cheat Lake Animal Hospital.


Lensey D WatsonLensey D. Watson

Lensey D. Watson is from Bentonville, Arkansas. After graduation, she will begin an equine medicine internship at Mid-South Equine Sports Medicine and Surgery in Tioga, Texas.


Caitlin Jael WenzelCaitlin Jael Wenzel

Caitlin Jael Wenzel is from Marinette, Wisconsin. After graduation, she will begin a one-year equine surgery internship at Oakridge Equine Hospital in Edmond, Oklahoma.


Katherine WhiteKatherine L.C. White

Katherine L.C. White is from Memphis, Tennessee. After graduation, she will be moving to Roswell, Georgia to work as an associate veterinarian at VCA Roswell Animal Hospital.


Danica WilsonDanica Wilson

Danica Wilson is from Martinsburg, West Virginia. After graduation, she will be moving to Las Vegas, Nevada to work as an associate veterinarian at Craig Road Animal Hospital.


Marguerite YelvertonMarguerite Yelverton

Marguerite Yelverton is from Ridgeland, Mississippi. After graduation, she will be returning to the Jackson area to work as an associate veterinarian at Mannsdale Animal Clinic in Madison.


Jordan ZieglerJordan Ziegler

Jordan Ziegler is from Lexington, South Carolina. After graduation, she will be staying at MSU CVM for a small animal rotating internship.