VHA Board of Directors

About the VHA Board of Directors

The VHA Board of Directors consists of elected practice owners chosen by VHA members. They are responsible for overseeing the direction and performance of VHA. The VHA Board of Directors acts in the best interest of all members.

The members on this board are elected at the VHA Annual Meeting each spring and can serve for up to two three-year terms.


Interested in Becoming a Board Member?

If you'd like more information about the roles and responsibilities of a VHA Board member, please download our free informational flyer!

If you are interested in becoming a Board member, please send an email expressing your interest to VHA Executive Director Jeff Benson.


Meet Our 2019-2020 VHA Board of Directors

We are an association for veterinarians by veterinarians, and we are led by experienced veterinarians on our VHA Board of Directors:

  • jami stromberg
    President

    Jami Stromberg, DVM
    Brooklyn Park Pet Hospital
    5815 80th Avenue North
    Brooklyn Park, MN, 55443
    Phone: 763-566-6000
    www.bppethospital.com
  • mike sasse final
    Vice-President

    Mike Sasse, DVM
    Willow Pet Hospital
    504 12th Ave. NW
    Austin, MN 55912
    Phone: 507-396-8601
    https://willowpethospital.com
  • Andrea Johnston final
    Secretary

    Andrea Johnston, DVM
    Gehrman Animal Hospital
    12800 Wayzata Blvd.
    Minnetonka, MN 55305
    Phone: 952-545-9161
    www.gehrman-animal.com
  • steven olson
    Treasurer
    Steven Olson, DVM

    East Lake Animal Clinic
    4104 East Lake Street
    Minneapolis, MN, 55406
    Phone: 612-729-2374
    www.eastlakeanimalclinic.com
  • abby coodin
    Board Member
    Abby Coodin, DVM

    Painted Sky Veterinary Services, LLC
    741 Harriman Avenue South
    Amery, WI, 54001
    Phone: 715-268-8131
    www.paintedskyvet.com
  • Amy Haarstad final
    Board Member

    Amy Haarstad, DVM

    Haarstad Veterinary Dermatology

    Maple Grove, MN 55311
    Phone: 612-757-0160
    www.haarstadveterinarydermatology.com
  • dr rachel covi sm
    Board Member

    Rachel Covi, DVM

    Vet Partners Pet Hospital
    1030 Washington Ave. S.
    Minneapolis, MN 55415
    Phone: 612-746-0300
    www.myvetpartners.com/
  • dr lisa lindesmith sm
    Board Member

    Lisa Lindesmith, DVM

    All Paws Animal Hospital
    5225 Excelsior Blvd
    Saint Louis Park, MN 55416
    Phone: 952-848-0913
    www.allpawsvets.com/
  • dr sara williams sm
    Board Member

    Sara Williams, DVM

    Northwest Animal Hospital
    2045 Merrimac Lane N.
    Plymouth, MN 55447
    Phone: 763-475-2448
    www.nwveterinarian.com/