Laurie started at Howland Community Animal Hospital in July 2020. She graduated from Thiel College with a bachelor’s degree in biology. She loves veterinary medicine because she knows at the end of the day, she has helped make a difference in a pet’s life. Her favorite thing about working at HCAH is that she loves the people she works with because they are friendly and compassionate about their work. Laurie has been married for 16 years and has 2 very energetic boys who keep her busy! Outside of work, Laurie loves spending time with her family. She has 3 dogs; Summer, a black lab, Marley, a Dalmatian, and a yellow lab named Abby. She also has several cats, and a bunny.