Veterinary Support

  • Technician Manager

    Ali Davidson

    Ali joined VCA Lafayette Animal Hospital in April 2013 as a registered Veterinary Technician.  She is a graduate of Purdue University's Veterinary Technology program with an Associate's degree in December 2010 and her Bachelor's Degree in December 2011.  She is the owner of a crazy pit-bull/boxer mix (Reece) who she loves to spend her free time with.


  • Registered Veterinary Technician

    Damiana Crouch

    Damiana grew up in Lafayette and went to Purdue for her BA in Psychology.  She then went on to do dolphin training for two years and then went back to school to obtain her Vet Tech license.  She now lives with her husband and son on the South side and enjoys reading, fishing, and hiking.  She has a fun loving dog, Cade, a German Shorthair Pointer, and a fat old may Max, a black cat.  Damiana looks forward to working and bonding with you and your pets!


  • Registered Veterinary Technician

    Allen Lassiter
    Veterinary Tech School: Vet Tech Institute, IBC

    Allen jointed the VCA Lafayette Animal Hospital team in December of 2015.  He graduated from the Vet Tech Institute of the International Business College in August 2011.  Allen has 2 cats, Mya and Bastet; 2 dogs, Bear and Princess; and 1 llama, Cool Heat.  In his spare time, he enjoys swimming, snorkeling, reading and watching television and movies.


  • Registered Veterinary Technician

    Jen Maxey

    Jen started with VCA Lafayette Animal Hospital in 1993.  She enjoys horseback riding, camping, fishing, reading, archery and firearms.  She has an Australian shepherd named Gabrielle, a Great Dane Mix named Brewster a and three horses; Al, Hope and Molly.


  • Veterinary Assistant

    Nichelle Crawford

    Nichelle started as Dr. Pflum's assistant in January 2013.  She spends her free time working on home improvement projects, reading, and  going to concerts and local events with her boyfriend.  She enjoys spending time with her Labrador, Gabby and a cat, Evie.


  • Veterinary Assistant

    MaryKate Kelly

    Marykate grew up in the Chicago area but has enjoyed living in Lafayette after graduating from Purdue in 2012.   Mary Kate as been with VCA Lafayette Animal Hospital since 2014 as a veterinary assistant.  She considers herself a people person but will love your pets even more!  Mary Kate hopes to go back to school for a vet tech degree, with special interest in animal behavior.  She has a boxer/lab mix, a Staffordshire terrier, a cat and a bunny at home.  During her free time, she enjoys hiking and camping, events in town, and spending nights at home with her pets.


  • Veterinary Assistant

    Paige McGinnis

    Paige joined the VCA Lafayette Animal Hospital team in November of 2015.  When not working at the hospital, she enjoys spending time with her three dogs; a Siberian husky Adun, a Husky mix Mya, and a Shepard mix Phoenix.  Paige also loves to spend time with her horse Kaihlila.


  • Veterinary Assistant

    Jennifer Mitchell

    Jennifer (aks "Hunter") started with VCA Lafayette Animal Hospital in January of 2016.  She graduated from Animal Behavior College in May of 2013 with a major in dog training and an minor in pet nutrition.  She is currently enrolled in the Veterinary Technician program with Penn Foster.  She has 4 dogs; Angel and Kodiak (both Airedale Terriers), Goofy (Irish Wolfhound) and Tigger (Terrier mix); and one silver tabby cat named Bozo.  In her free time, she likes to do fundraisers for the Purdue University Animal Hospital.  She likes to camp, Fish and do mud runs.


  • Veterinary Assistant

    Missy Stallard
    School: Purdue University, Wildlife Biology

    Missy is a Lafayette native and graduated in May of 2014 from Purdue University with a degree in wildlife biology.  Since then, she's been working wildlife technician jobs across the country working with multiple species of animals.  She came back to Lafayette wanting to explore the field of veterinary medicine.  Missy began her career with VCA Lafayette Animal Hospital in March of 2016.   In her spare time, Missy likes to read, craft, crochet and go on hikes with her family, friends and pets.  She has a German Shorthaired Pointer named Bodie, An orange tabby named Edward and an English Shepherd named Jordan.


  • Veterinary Assistant

    Larelle Voight

    Larelle started with VCA Lafayette Animal Hospital in 2009.  She has three amazingly unique boys and is married to a magnificent musician.  She owns two Dobermans, Dillon ('Ol Man) and Maggie (silly girl).  She loves roller derby (she is "Morti"), football, hocky and rugby.  She adores anything thrilling and outdoors.  Larelle is currently enrolled in the Penn Foster online college studying to be a Registered Veterinary Technician.  She loves adventure and welcomes change.  Her favorite quote is "If you are lucky enough to find a weirdo, never let them go."  She hopes to see you soon!

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