Technician SupervisorKaren LaPierre
School: Certified Veterinary Technician
Karen has been working as a veterinary technician for over a decade, becoming a certified veterinary technician in 2006. She has been a VCA employee since 2005 and came to Lancaster full-time in 2008. At home, Karen wrangles a herd that includes her husband, two children, one dog, two cats, and a parrot.
Veterinary Tech School: Becker College
Danielle grew up in Gardner, Mass., and has always had a passion for taking care of animals. She received her associate degree in veterinary technology from Becker College in 2012 and joined VCA in February 2013. Danielle’s hobbies include going to concerts, hiking, snowboarding, cooking, sports and traveling. She and her boyfriend have a beagle named Lennon and a Siamese named Kaleigh.
TechnicianKerri (aka Trixie) Mouyos
Trixie grew up on a farm and has always loved all kinds of animals. After graduating from Norfolk County Agricultural High School, she fulfilled her dream of becoming a veterinary technician. She has since gathered over six years of experience in the field, and joined the VCA Lancaster team in January 2010. At home, Trixie and Jarrad care for their son; two dogs, Jack and Marlin; and two rescued horses, Nick and Eli.
Alicia has been working with animals her whole life. She is currently enrolled at Becker College, where she will earn her bachelor’s degree in veterinary science. Alicia joined VCA in July 2013. Her interests include assisting with the whelping of Doberman pinscher puppies and pet sitting. In her spare time, you can find her running road races. Alicia loves spending time with her pets at home: a Doberman named Berenger, and two cats, Celia and Cali.
Nicole joined us at VCA Lancaster in April 2009. She is pursuing her associate�s degree in natural resources at Mount Wachusett Community College in Gardner. Outside of school and work Nicole loves spending time with her zoo at home, which includes three cats and a leopard gecko.