Local Veterinarians Elected to VHA Board of Directors

March 26, 2019

SOUTH SAINT PAUL, MN – (March 26, 2019) – Veterinary Hospitals Association (VHA) recently announced the election of three local veterinarians appointed to the VHA Board of Directors.

Rachel Covi, DVM, owner of Vet Partners Pet Hospital in Minneapolis, MN; Lisa Lindesmith, DVM, owner of All Paws Animal Hospital in Saint Louis Park, MN; and Dr. Sara Williams, DVM, owner of Northwest Animal Hospital in Plymouth, MN were elected to three-year terms on March 21, 2019, during the VHA Annual Meeting in South St. Paul, MN. They began their board member duties on April 1, 2019.

“We are thrilled to have such an experienced group of veterinarians leading our organization,” said VHA Executive Director Jeff Benson. “At VHA, our goal is to provide the products and services our members need to operate their veterinary clinics, and with our Board of Director's leadership, we will continue to do so for years to come."

Drs. Covi, Lindesmith, and Williams join VHA Board of Directors President Dr. Jami Stromberg, Vice-President Dr. Mike Sasse, Treasurer Dr. Steven Olson, Secretary Dr. Andrea Johnston, and Directors Dr. Abby Coodin and Dr. Amy Haarstad. Drs. Stromberg, Sasse, and Johnston were also elected to their respective board positions during the VHA Annual Meeting as well.

About Veterinary Hospitals Association

Established in 1984, Veterinary Hospitals Association (VHA) is a member-driven association organized to represent the interests of members and the veterinary community. VHA currently serves more than 400 veterinary practices. The goal of VHA is to enhance the profitability of each member practice by positively impacting its bottom line. With member involvement, VHA will continue to offer services that either save money or make money for all members. Follow VHA on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

Media Contact

Stephanie Onken
Communications Coordinator
Veterinary Hospitals Association
651-287-3325
sonken@veterinaryha.org