Technician SupervisorMarissa Anderson
Marissa joined our VCA family in November 2006 as a kennel assistant. She was then promoted to technician and became our Technician Supervisor in 2010. She is devoted to exceptional client service and patient care and is continuing her education through VCA's education and training programs.
"Client education is the most important thing. Being able to to be a voice for our 'furry' family membersis why I do what I do. An educated client makes a healthier pet."
School: Auburn University, Zoology
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Born and raised in Howard County, Dane has always loved animals both wild and domesticated. He earned a degree in Zoology in 2010 from Auburn University before pursuing a career as an umpire in Minor League Baseball. Dane joined our VCA family in May 2013. He has shown his determination to learn and his enormous compassion for our clients and their pets. Dane plans to further his veterinary career in wildlife or conservation research.
Outside of VCA, Dane's passions are surfing and international travel. He's had the opportunity to visit Canada, the Caribbean, Spain, France, Morocco, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, and Portugal. He speaks fluent Spanish and is currently learning French.
"I fell in love with VCA Columbia Animal Hospital @ Hickory Ridge during the interview process when I witnessed Dr. Kelso using the ultrasound to image a pregnant collie. I knew at that moment that I wanted to begin my veterinary career working here."