Our Story

Founded in 1987, 电竞菠菜是一家致力于为宠物带来积极影响的家乡动物医院, people, and our communities. 电竞菠菜关心电竞菠菜所服务的社区和其中的每一只宠物, not just those we see in our hospitals. 每一家医院都对他们所建立的卓越遗产和与当地社区密切相关的服务故事感到自豪. 电竞菠菜 joined the Mars family in 2017. 电竞菠菜正在一起撰写一篇关于兽医护理的精彩报道.

Meet the Founders

 

Our Network

As a national network of hometown 电竞菠菜通过激活电竞菠菜的 分享专业知识和配对尖端技术,程序和最好的 practices with deeply compassionate care.

Hospital Types

Primary Care

电竞菠菜的初级护理团队是您所有宠物需求的第一个接触点, from check-ups to tummy-aches. We understand that no question is too small, which is why we are here to answer them for you, year after year. Our leading care teams get to know both you and your pets, 这有助于电竞菠菜提供世界级的兽医和家乡护理.

Specialty Care

电竞菠菜的专家不仅使用最佳实践,他们还开发最佳实践. Our advanced care teams include oncologists, surgeons, 以及专业的兽医专家他们在各自领域都是佼佼者. 无论情况如何,你都可以放心,你的宠物得到了最好的照顾. When it matters most, you come to 电竞菠菜.

Emergency Care

电竞菠菜的关键和紧急护理团队受过训练,并配备了处理各种紧急情况的设备, including traumatic injury, respiratory emergency, shock, poisoning, serious illness and more. 通过结合兽医和人类医学的先进技术, 电竞菠菜富有同情心的团队提供最高标准的紧急和危重护理.

Urgent Care

电竞菠菜的紧急护理服务提供延长的时间和专家团队,以帮助宠物的即时护理需求,而不是危及生命.

Boarding Care

许多寄宿设施都与兽医医院有关,配备有训练有素的专业人员来照顾你的宠物.

电竞菠菜 Pet CancerCare®
拥有29家电竞菠菜宠物癌症护理中心和60多名寄宿肿瘤学家,其中包括11名放射肿瘤学家,遍布北美, 电竞菠菜以世界一流的兽医学和富有同情心的态度,通过复杂的肿瘤病例为患者和客户提供支持, hometown care.

 

Our Leadership

电竞菠菜认真对待兽医行业领导者的声誉. Every day, 电竞菠菜在全国各地的天才团队不仅在实践世界一流的医学, we are setting a new standard of care.

Our Leadership

电竞菠菜认真对待兽医行业领导者的声誉. Every day, 电竞菠菜在全国各地的天才团队不仅在实践世界一流的医学, we are setting a new standard of care.

Get to Know the 电竞菠菜 Leadership Team
Todd Lavender, DVM
DVM President

作为电竞菠菜动物医院的院长和第二代兽医, 电竞菠菜’s support for A Better World For Pets™ – that is, 照顾兽医的未来——是非常个人化的. Todd Lavender. 他在电竞菠菜的时间开始于他在亚特兰大的一个诊所老板. During his 17+ years at 电竞菠菜, Dr. 拉文德的领导角色横跨运营、招聘和医疗运营. 他曾担任Eastern Hospital Operations的高级副总裁, Regional Medical Director, Recruiting and Professional Relations Director, 以及电竞菠菜东部医院部门的高级集团副总裁.

With more than 30 years of experience in the field, today, Dr. Lavender leads 电竞菠菜’s 35,000 talented Associates in the U.S., Canada and Brazil. 他是电竞菠菜慈善机构的董事,这是一个致力于在有爱的家庭饲养宠物的非营利组织. Dr. 拉文德正在带领电竞菠菜探索如何建立一个更有弹性的职业,并将兽医护理带到新的社区, 以及VetSetGo和亚特兰大动物保护协会等组织.

Dr. 他持有the University of Georgia的理学学士学位和兽医博士学位, home of the 2021 College Football National Champions. He and his wife live in Los Angeles with their dog, Dooley.

Garrett Lewis
Chief Operating Officer

Garrett于2021年被任命为电竞菠菜动物医院的首席运营官. In this role, he leads operations across 电竞菠菜, 确保重点医院和支持办公室团队之间的整合, including U.S. 以及新兴市场的医院、房地产和建筑、营销和创新. 他于2016年加入电竞菠菜,担任集团副总裁,监督中西部医院,最近担任高级副总裁,领导人才收购等关键支持团队, Training and Leadership Development.

Before 电竞菠菜, 加勒特领导了几家年轻的公司,经历了早期的发展阶段,并领导了财富500强公司的团队. 他拥有哈佛商学院工商管理硕士学位和田纳西大学金融学学士学位, Knoxville.

加勒特和他的妻子、小儿子以及狗狗马克尔斯住在洛杉矶的南湾. Originally from East Tennessee, he still enjoys the outdoors with his family, 利用附近的山脉和南加州的海滩.

Marie Kerl, DVM, MPH, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVECC
DVM, MPH, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVECC Chief Medical Officer

Dr. 克尔负责监督电竞菠菜超过1人的网络的医疗操作,000 small animal veterinary hospitals.

她于2017年加入电竞菠菜家族,担任区域医疗主任,随后进入区域医疗主任/区域运营主任的联合角色, prior to her promotion to chief medical officer.

Dr. 她在奥本大学获得兽医学士学位和博士学位. 后来,她在密苏里大学获得了公共卫生硕士学位和工商管理硕士学位.

她拥有超过25年的美国兽医内科学院文凭经验, with a specialty in small animal internal medicine. 2001年,她成为美国急救和危重护理学院的文凭. 作为国家兽医反应小组的成员,她也积极参与兽医灾难反应, and the Missouri Volunteer Veterinary Corps.

A self-proclaimed nerd, Dr. Kerl enjoys choral singing, cooking, traveling and spending time with her partner of 25 years, Elizabeth, and their pets.

Trevor Adams, CPA, CGMA
CPA, CGMA Chief Financial Officer

Trevor Adams从BluePearl加入电竞菠菜,在那里他还担任首席财务官.

As BluePearl’s CFO, Trevor led the finance team, including financial reporting, planning and analysis, accounting, procurement, and risk & safety. Before joining BluePearl in 2019, 特雷弗曾在火星宠物护理公司和火星兽医健康公司担任多个职位, 包括MVH财务总监和Banfield财务副总裁. 他曾在战略项目上与高层领导密切合作, such as planning for international expansion, and also played an integral role in several major acquisitions.

Trevor在杨百翰大学(Brigham Young University)获得会计学士和硕士学位. 他喜欢给孩子们加油、跑步,偶尔打一场高尔夫球.

他和妻子、四个孩子以及他们的拉布拉多犬斯特拉住在洛杉矶.

Paola Perez-Loaiza
Vice President for People & Organization

As Vice President for People and Organization (P&O) and member of the senior leadership, 保拉监督电竞菠菜的所有人力资源职能和与人相关的活动. 她和她的团队负责让电竞菠菜成为员工想要加入、留在和发展的地方. 她认为,要为宠物创造一个更好的世界,电竞菠菜就需要为电竞菠菜的员工创造一个更好的世界. 她的团队致力于提高每一个元素的联合经验, from recruitment to farewell, 关心员工的健康和幸福,培养包容性, diverse and fun culture.

Paola曾担任Mars Petcare生态系统的多个领导职务,包括AniCura P&O主管,Mars Vet Health International and Diagnostics副总裁,以及各种P&O leadership roles with Mars Global Pet Nutrition and U.S. Pet Nutrition. Prior to joining Mars, Paola was at Procter & Gamble for 17 years, 她曾在拉丁美洲担任多个供应和采购职位, Europe and North America. 她获得了委内瑞拉Simón Bolívar大学的工业工程学士学位.

宝拉热衷于寻找和培养未来的领导者. 她认为,每个人都需要找到自己对幸福的定义, and from there, work hard and persevere in the pursuit of their dreams.

她喜欢旅行,学习不同的文化,体验他们的美食. Paola, 她的丈夫和两个孩子在拉丁美洲的不同国家和城市生活过, the US and Europe. 她喜欢花时间和家人朋友在一起,也喜欢做混合健身.

Gina Lindell, JD
JD General Counsel

作为电竞菠菜的总法律顾问和高级领导团队的成员, Gina leads all operational and strategic legal issues, and oversees both the Legal and Risk and Safety departments.

Gina supported 电竞菠菜 as outside legal counsel from 2014-2019, 之后担任了两年的副总法律顾问,并于2021年晋升到现在的职位. Prior to joining the 电竞菠菜 Team, 她是Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani LLP的就业法律实践组的合伙人,在那里她专注于诉讼,并被公认为最高评级的就业 & labor attorney in San Diego, CA.

她拥有加州大学洛杉矶分校的学士学位,并在西南法学院完成了她的法律学位.

吉娜喜欢任何让她保持活跃和户外活动的活动,花时间与家人和宠物在一起.

Jason Chaffin
MBA Vice President, Information Technology

Jason Chaffin leads 电竞菠菜’s information technology team, 负责支持和实现电竞菠菜医院提供的世界级护理. With more than 20 years of experience in the healthcare field, Jason brings deep expertise to 电竞菠菜, 确定并调整有助于推进医疗服务提供的转型解决方案. Jason是美国医疗保健管理学院的会员, before joining 电竞菠菜, was the Chief Information Officer at Dental Care Alliance.

贾森拥有西肯塔基大学戈登福特商学院的计算机信息系统学士学位和田纳西州立大学的工商管理硕士学位.

He and his wife live in the Los Angeles area with their Maltipoo. They enjoy an active lifestyle that includes running, hiking, paddleboarding, and anything else that involves getting outdoors.

Kimberly West
Vice President, Corporate Affairs

As VP of corporate affairs, Kimberly leads internal and external integrated communications, corporate social responsibility and sustainability. Passionate about putting purpose into action, Kimberly also serves as the President of 电竞菠菜 Charities, a nonprofit dedicated to keeping pets in loving homes.

Before joining 电竞菠菜 in 2020, 金伯利担任火星环球公司的对外通讯主管, 曾在技术和管理咨询公司博思艾伦咨询公司(Booz Allen Hamilton)和全球通信机构FleishmanHillard担任高级领导职务.

她拥有波士顿大学硕士学位和范德比尔特大学学士学位.

Kimberly enjoys being outside and baking with her family.

Our Medicine

Known for our industry-leading medicine, at 电竞菠菜 we don’t just use cutting-edge tools and best practices, we develop them. Our network supports top veterinary professionals with ongoing education and peer-to-peer knowledge sharing, 并开发出解决复杂医疗问题所需的工具和技术. When it matters most, you bring your pet to 电竞菠菜.

How We Work

电竞菠菜知道兽医的未来将会得到很好的发展,因为电竞菠菜看到了护理的推动, 电竞菠菜的员工每天在当地医院提供的能力和连接.

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Curiosity
电竞菠菜对学习的热爱推动着电竞菠菜的行业、社区和医院向前发展.
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Expertise
电竞菠菜的专家团队各不相同,他们在训练有素的情况下,本着尽善尽美的精神团结在一起.
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Being Real
在电竞菠菜,职业发展在一个鼓励的社区,没有自我,态度或议程.
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Trust
伟大的病人护理建立在信任的基础上,在电竞菠菜组织的每一个层面.
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Joy
电竞菠菜支持所有的员工,让他们把快乐作为工作的核心.
 

Social Responsibility


Our family of 30,000+ 电竞菠菜 Associates has always reached for what's next, transforming how we support one another, patients and clients. 照顾兽医的未来是电竞菠菜义务的一部分. 

Pets
Through our 电竞菠菜 Shelter program, 电竞菠菜已经采取行动,比如为军人的宠物绝育, 为2人提供救灾和医疗运输服务,500 shelter pets out of crowded shelters and into loving homes. 

People
电竞菠菜在扩大福利和福利资源方面进行了大量投资, most recently with the new
Lyra Health program, to provide mental health support to all U.S. Associates.

Planet
电竞菠菜一直是该行业的领导者,并在玛氏兽医健康减少对电竞菠菜供应链的影响, partnering with distribution to consolidate shipments, 2020年集装箱出货量减少近18%,温室气体排放量减少179公吨.